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Brent Crayon

 
Bio:
Brent Crayon has had the privilege to work with such notable artists as Stephen Schwartz, Daisy Prince, John Caird, Paul Gordon, Scott Schwartz, John Bucchino, Richard Maltby, Jr., and Kay Cole. Favorite theatrical productions include the West Coast premieres of “First Date”, “Songs For a New ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Brent Crayon has had the privilege to work with such notable artists as Stephen Schwartz, Daisy Prince, John Caird, Paul Gordon, Scott Schwartz, John Bucchino, Richard Maltby, Jr., and Kay Cole. Favorite theatrical productions include the West Coast premieres of “First Date”, “Songs For a New ... (read complete bio)
 

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Brent Crayon, Michael Orland, and Jonathan Richards Photo

Brent Crayon, Michael Orland, and Jonathan Richards

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10/31/2021
Brent Crayon and Haezeline Crayon Photo

Brent Crayon and Haezeline Crayon

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10/31/2021
Mary Sullivan, Gay Griffith, and Brent Crayon Photo

Mary Sullivan, Gay Griffith, and Brent Crayon

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09/23/2019
 

Brent Crayon Biography

Brent Crayon has had the privilege to work with such notable artists as Stephen Schwartz, Daisy Prince, John Caird, Paul Gordon, Scott Schwartz, John Bucchino, Richard Maltby, Jr., and Kay Cole. Favorite theatrical productions include the West Coast premieres of “First Date”, “Songs For a New World” and “Tick, Tick…BOOM!”, as well as the world premiere productions of Stephen Schwartz’s “Snapshots”, John Bucchino’s “It’s Only Life”, and “Bubble Boy, The Musical”. An accomplished and multi-faceted musician, Brent has been a featured soloist in ensembles throughout Southern California, including the Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra, the Long Beach Symphony Orchestra, and the Ventura Chamber Orchestra.




Brent Crayon News

BWW Review: A Joyous, Must-See Production of IN THE HEIGHTS Thrills in La Mirada Photo BWW Review: A Joyous, Must-See Production of IN THE HEIGHTS Thrills in La Mirada
by Michael Quintos - Jun 10, 2022

Exuding pure joy, blissful camaraderie, and high-energy theatrics, this exuberantly performed new SoCal production of IN THE HEIGHTS—continuing through June 26, 2022 at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts—feels like such an emotionally amped-up, escapist antidote to the divided times we currently must live with in our daily lives.  

VIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada Theatre's IN THE HEIGHTS Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada Theatre's IN THE HEIGHTS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2022

Get a first look at all new footage of  La Mirada Theatre & McCoy Rigby Entertainment's IN THE HEIGHTS: music & lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, book by Quiara Alegría Hudes, conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, musical direction by Brent Crayon, co-directed & choreographed by Marissa Herrera, and directed by Benjamin Perez.

Wake Up With BWW 6/6: Webber, Miranda, and More Perform For the Queen's Platinum Jubi Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/6: Webber, Miranda, and More Perform For the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, and More!
by - Jun 6, 2022

Today's top stories include a look inside the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, which included a musical theatre tribute featuring Six, Hamilton, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and more! Plus, go behind the scenes of Pulitzer Prize-winning Fat Ham, and more!

Photos: First Look at IN THE HEIGHTS at La Mirada Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at IN THE HEIGHTS at La Mirada Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 5, 2022

From the songwriting genius behind Hamilton, Encanto, and Moana, Lin Manuel-Miranda, LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT  present his first acclaimed celebration of family and community, IN THE HEIGHTS:  music & lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, book by Quiara Alegría Hudes, conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, musical direction by Brent Crayon, co-directed & choreographed by Marissa Herrera, and directed by Benjamin Perez. 

IN THE HEIGHTS to be Play La Mirada Theatre This June Photo IN THE HEIGHTS to be Play La Mirada Theatre This June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

From the songwriting genius behind Hamilton, Encanto, and Moana, Lin Manuel-Miranda, LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT will present his first acclaimed celebration of family and community, IN THE HEIGHTS.

BWW Review: SINGING REVOLUTION at The Broadwater Mainstage Photo BWW Review: SINGING REVOLUTION at The Broadwater Mainstage
by Tracey Paleo - Feb 4, 2022

SINGING REVOLUTION is a contemporary production designed to inspire American youth with the ideas that peaceful resistance, social justice, and acts of kindness can change the world.

Photos: Go Inside the World Premiere of SINGING REVOLUTION: THE MUSICAL Photo Photos: Go Inside the World Premiere of SINGING REVOLUTION: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2022

“Singing Revolution: The Musical,” a thrilling new musical theater production inspired by historical events, is up and running at the  Broadwater Theatre in Hollywood through February 20.

Long Beach's International City Theatre Honored With 23 Robby Award Nominations And W Photo Long Beach's International City Theatre Honored With 23 Robby Award Nominations And Wins
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 7, 2022

International City Theatre has been honored with three wins and 20 additional nominations for four different productions by longtime theater reviewer Rob Stevens, who has announced his 35th annual “Robby Awards for Excellence in Southern California Theatre.”

Photos: First Look at the Inspiring Europop Musical SINGING REVOLUTION Photo Photos: First Look at the Inspiring Europop Musical SINGING REVOLUTION
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 30, 2021

“Lift it up, lift it up: we can sing our country free!” Twenty triple-threat performers and a five piece band will bring an inspirational new musical based on historical events to life this January. Presented by Dreamtone Productions in association with NewYorkRep, the world premiere of Singing Revolution: The Musical sets a tale of star-crossed lovers against the beautiful, moving and timeless true story of Estonia’s 1987 song-filled, peaceful uprising against the Soviet Union. 

World Premiere of Europop Musical SINGING REVOLUTION to be Presented in January Photo World Premiere of Europop Musical SINGING REVOLUTION to be Presented in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

The world premiere of Singing Revolution: The Musical sets a tale of star-crossed lovers against the beautiful, moving and timeless true story of Estonia's 1987 song-filled, peaceful uprising against the Soviet Union.

Brent Crayon Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada Theatre's IN THE HEIGHTS VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada Theatre's IN THE HEIGHTS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2022

Get a first look at all new footage of  La Mirada Theatre & McCoy Rigby Entertainment's IN THE HEIGHTS: music & lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, book by Quiara Alegría Hudes, conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, musical direction by Brent Crayon, co-directed & choreographed by Marissa Herrera, and directed by Benjamin Perez.

VIDEO: Seize the Day With this First Look at NEWSIES at La Mirada! VideoVIDEO: Seize the Day With this First Look at NEWSIES at La Mirada!
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2018

LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS and McCoy Rigby Entertainment invite you to 'Seize the Day' as they present the fifth and final show of its 2017-2018 season with Disney's NEWSIES, book by Harvey Fierstein, music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman, musical direction by Brent Crayon and directed and choreographed by Richard J. Hinds. NEWSIES previewed on Friday, June 1, 2018 (with a press opening on Saturday, June 2 at 8pm) and runs through Sunday, June 24, 2018 at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd in La Mirada.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada's SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada's SOUTH PACIFIC
by Alan Henry - Apr 27, 2018

LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT present the fourth show of its 2017-2018 season (and the 40th anniversary of the iconic theatre) with SOUTH PACIFIC, book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan (adapted from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel 'Tales of the South Pacific' by James A. Michener), music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, with musical direction by Brent Crayon, choreography by Peggy Hickey and directed by Glenn Casale. SOUTH PACIFIC will preview on Friday, April 20, 2018 (with a press opening on Saturday, April 21 at 8pm) and run through Sunday, May 13, 2018 at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd in La Mirada. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of La Mirada Theatre's West Coast Debut of FIRST DATE
by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2015

The La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts/McCoy Rigby Entertainment presents the Southern California Premiere Production of the Broadway Musical 'FIRST DATE' now playing through Oct. 11, 2015- directed by Nick DeGruccio  at LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Telly Leung, Barrett Foa, and More Sing Kerrigan and Lowdermilk at LA's Upright Cabaret!
by Stage Tube - Jan 29, 2013

Chris Isaacson PRESENTS and UPRIGHT CABARET just presented the West Coast debut of up-and-coming Broadway songwriting duo of Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk featuring performances by Sarah Hyland ('Modern Family'), Melissa Benoist ('Glee'), Barrett Foa ('NCIS-LA'), Max Ehrich ('Young and The Restless,' Broadway: Newsies), Dezmond Meeks ('America's Got Talent'), Meghann Fahy ('One Life To Live,' Broadway: Next To Normal), Matt Sax ('Clay'), Morgan Karr (Spring Awakening), Arielle Jacobs (In The Heights), Colleen Ballinger ('Miranda Sings'), Laura Dickinson ('Disney's Phineas & Ferb') and more.

STAGE TUBE: Arielle Jacobs Performs at Upright Cabaret's BROADWAY CHRISTMAS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 25, 2011

On Tues, Dec 20, 2011, Chris Isaacson presented Upright Cabaret's 6th Annual 'A Broadway Christmas' at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood, CA. See Jacobs performing 'My Grown Up Christmas List' below!