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Gary Adler

 
Bio:
Gary has been working as a theater musician in New York for over 25 years. As a pianist and conductor, his credits include Avenue Q, Kinky Boots, Next to Normal and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular. As a writer, he wrote music and lyrics for the long-running Off-Broadway musical Altar Boyz, for ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Gary has been working as a theater musician in New York for over 25 years. As a pianist and conductor, his credits include Avenue Q, Kinky Boots, Next to Normal and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular. As a writer, he wrote music and lyrics for the long-running Off-Broadway musical Altar Boyz, for ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Conductor
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Dance Music Arranger
 
[Regional (US), 2017]
Music
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Incidental Music
 
[US Tour, 2007]
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Conductor
Keyboard 2
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Vocal Music Arranger
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Keyboard
Musical Director
Conductor
Composer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Conductor
Keyboards
Musical Director
Musical Director
 
[East Haddam, CT (Regional), 1998]
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[Chester, CT (Regional), 1996]
Musical Director

Writing

Composer
Lyricist

Gary Adler Biography

Gary has been working as a theater musician in New York for over 25 years. As a pianist and conductor, his credits include Avenue Q, Kinky Boots, Next to Normal and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular. As a writer, he wrote music and lyrics for the long-running Off-Broadway musical Altar Boyz, for which he received two Drama Desk Award nominations. Other writing credits include Disney Channel‚Äôs ‚ÄúJohnny and the Sprites‚ÄĚ and a number of contributions to the ‚ÄúCarols for a Cure‚ÄĚ album series.





Gary Adler News

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Aneesa Folds to Join BROADWAY'S NEXT HIT MUSICAL at 54 Below Photo FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Aneesa Folds to Join BROADWAY'S NEXT HIT MUSICAL at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 9, 2023

54 BELOW will welcome Freestyle Love Supreme star Aneesa Folds to the cast of the audience favorite series Broadway’s Next Hit Musical. Aneesa Folds joins the cast for the upcoming performance on January 15 at 9:30pm.

Tony Yazbeck, John Lloyd Young, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week Photo Tony Yazbeck, John Lloyd Young, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 7, 2023

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Patti LuPone, John Lloyd Young, Tony Yazbeck And More To Take The Stage At 54 Below T Photo Patti LuPone, John Lloyd Young, Tony Yazbeck And More To Take The Stage At 54 Below This January!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 29, 2022

Next month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond, including solo performances from Tony Award-winners Patti LuPone and  John Lloyd Young and Tony-nominee Tony Yazbeck. See the full lineup below!

See Santino Fontana, I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN & More Next Week at 54 Be Photo See Santino Fontana, I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN & More Next Week at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Dallas Theatre Center Presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Dallas Theatre Center Presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2022

Dallas Theater Center (DTC) presents A Christmas Carol at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre Nov. 25 - Dec. 24. Directed by Diane and Hal Brierley Resident Acting Company member Alex Organ and starring Kieran Connolly as Ebenezer Scrooge, A Christmas Carol is brimming with joyful songs, magical spirits and holiday cheer as this holiday classic embodies a story of joy, redemption and the spirit of Christmas.

Julie Benko, Santino Fontana, Leslie Uggams, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month Photo Julie Benko, Santino Fontana, Leslie Uggams, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 31, 2022

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Linda Eder, Marilyn Maye, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week Photo Linda Eder, Marilyn Maye, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 9, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below Thi Photo See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

This month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a celebration of the Jennas of Waitress and more. See the full month's programming here!

BROADWAY'S NEXT HIT MUSICAL Adds Performances at 54 Below Photo BROADWAY'S NEXT HIT MUSICAL Adds Performances at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway‚Äôs Supper Club and 2022 Tony Awards¬ģ¬†Honoree for Excellence in the Theatre, will welcome Broadway‚Äôs Next Hit Musical¬†back for three one-of-a-kind performances. The show announced three new performances on October 14, November 16, and January 15th.

Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week Photo Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 3, 2022

Next week,¬†54 Below will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.¬†A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards¬ģ¬†Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Gary Adler Videos

BWW Exclusive: Watch a Sneak Peek of Ann Harada, Telly Leung, James Monroe Iglehart & Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Watch a Sneak Peek of Ann Harada, Telly Leung, James Monroe Iglehart & More in THE NICE LIST- Airs December 1

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 16, 2020

Niceness makes the world-go-round and The Nice List gives us a jingletastic look inside Santa‚Äôs workshop as he puts his elves in charge of Christmas while he checks in on his mall ‚Äúambassadors.‚ÄĚ The elves set out to show they are up to the task but find themselves in over their candy canes until Santa returns and puts everything in order just in time for the big Holiday.

BWW Exclusive: Ann Harada, Telly Leung, James Monroe Iglehart & More Will Star in THE Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Ann Harada, Telly Leung, James Monroe Iglehart & More Will Star in THE NICE LIST

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 26, 2020

This Christmas, Broadway artists are coming together virtually, with you, to prove we don't have to be together TO BE TOGETHER.

VIDEO: Watch ALTAR BOYZ Casts Reunite to Sing a Heavenly 'I Believe' Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch ALTAR BOYZ Casts Reunite to Sing a Heavenly 'I Believe'

by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2020

Tony Award-winning Broadway Producer, Ken Davenport, announced a virtual reunion with the cast and creatives of Altar Boyz on July 9th at 8pm EDT on The Producer's Perspective Live. Susan Blackwell ([title of show], a?oeSide By Side By Susan Blackwella??, a?oeNow Here Thisa??) is set to host the virtual event.

VIDEO: The Cast of AVENUE Q Celebrates Their 15th Anniversary with a Special TODAY SH Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of AVENUE Q Celebrates Their 15th Anniversary with a Special TODAY SHOW Performance

by Macon Prickett - Jul 18, 2018

In celebration of the Broadway musical's 15th anniversary, the cast of "Avenue Q" hits the plaza to sing a special a capella song they prepared just for TODAY.

BWW TV: Watch a Preview of the Cast of Irish Rep's ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch a Preview of the Cast of Irish Rep's ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 14, 2018

Irish Repertory Theatre's ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER begins performances tomorrow, June 15! The show stars Tony Award-nominee Stephen Bogardus (Bright Star), John Cudia (The Phantom of the Opera), and Tony Award-nominee Melissa Errico (Finian's Rainbow). ON A CLEAR DAY features music by Burton Laneand book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner. BroadwayWorld has preview of the cast in action. Check it out below!

VIDEO: Ann Harada, Ginna LeVine and Julius Thomas III Preview Two Songs from THE NEW  Videoplay
VIDEO: Ann Harada, Ginna LeVine and Julius Thomas III Preview Two Songs from THE NEW WORLD at Bucks County Playhouse

by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

Pilgrims wash ashore in Massachusetts - turning North American life on its ear - in Bucks County Playhouse's world premiere production of the new musical comedy, 'The New World.' Performances begin November 7 and run through December 2, with an official opening on November 11. The show's company just met the press and previewed two musical numbers from the show - 'Natural' and 'Massachusetts' - check them out below!

STAGE TUBE: AVENUE Q's Lucy the Slut Poses for a Good Cause in 2017 NYC Taxi Drivers Calendar
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2016

New couple alert! Taxi hunk, Joe Kritz of Queens NY, and Lucy, the sexy provocateur puppet from the Tony Award winning musical AVENUE Q, are starring together for the month of June in the 2017 NYC Taxi Drivers Calendar. Scroll down for a photo and click below to watch a teaser video!

STAGE TUBE: ALLEGIANCE's Telly Leung Sings 'Second Chances' at Joe's Pub
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2015

Leung celebrated the album at JOE'S PUB at The Public Theater earlier this week November 23 at 7:00 PM. Check out a clip from the performance below!

BWW TV Exclusive: CUTTING-EDGE COMPOSERS CORNER- Al Calderon Sings Michael Patrick Walker's 'Someday'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 13, 2013

This week we are excited to feature Michael Patrick Walker, composer of the popular musical Altar Boyz, and his song "Someday." 13's Al Calderon, who recently appeared on The X Factor, sang this song at our concert at NYMF.

STAGE TUBE: Preview 'Rhythm In Me' from ALTAR BOYZ at Diversionary Cabaret
by Stage Tube - Aug 3, 2012

Noah Longton presents Altar Boyz at Diversionary Cabaret with book by Kevin Del Aguila, music and lyrics by Gary Adler & Michael Patrick Walker, and directed by Noah Longton. Opening night is scheduled August 9th, and the show will continue through August 19th at Diversionary Theatre, San Diego (4545 Park Blvd). Click below for a preview video of the boys singing 'Rhythm In Me'!


Gary Adler Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Gary Adler written?
Gary Adler has written 1 shows including Altar Boyz (Composer).