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Michael Gioia

 
Bio:
Michael Gioia is a New York City-based writer and performer. He has performed with NYC's 5th Floor Productions and the Manhattan Children's Theatre as well as at various cabaret venues, including 54 Below, Joe's Pub, the Laurie Beechman Theatre and the Triad. His writing appears daily on ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Michael Gioia is a New York City-based writer and performer. He has performed with NYC's 5th Floor Productions and the Manhattan Children's Theatre as well as at various cabaret venues, including 54 Below, Joe's Pub, the Laurie Beechman Theatre and the Triad. His writing appears daily on ... (read complete bio)
 

Michael Gioia Biography

Michael Gioia is a New York City-based writer and performer. He has performed with NYC's 5th Floor Productions and the Manhattan Children's Theatre as well as at various cabaret venues, including 54 Below, Joe's Pub, the Laurie Beechman Theatre and the Triad. His writing appears daily on Playbill.com as well as in the pages of Playbill magazine.




Michael Gioia News

Pigs Do Fly Productions Brings Back HELEN ON WHEELS For A Full Run At Empire Stage Photo Pigs Do Fly Productions Brings Back HELEN ON WHEELS For A Full Run At Empire Stage
by Carol Kassie - Nov 3, 2021

Pigs Do Fly Productions' Helen on Wheels managed just one performance before the pandemic forced the show to shutter in March 2020. 

THE MOST INCREDIBLE THING to be Presented by Pleasant Valley Productions & the Mac-Ha Photo THE MOST INCREDIBLE THING to be Presented by Pleasant Valley Productions & the Mac-Haydn Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

Pleasant Valley Productions in collaboration with the Mac-Haydn Theatre will present a developmental production of David Maglione's newest musical work, The Most Incredible Thing. This project is a commissioned piece for the Children's Theater season at the Mac-Haydn Theatre, located in Chatham, New York.

TRANSGENDER STARBORN Will Release Cast Recording and Have Album Launch Party Photo TRANSGENDER STARBORN Will Release Cast Recording and Have Album Launch Party
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2019

THE ORIGINAL MUSIC from Nicholas Kaminski's Transgender Starborn: Disco Queen of the Universe will be released November 16 on Spotify and iTunes. Members from the world-premiere production and recording will celebrate the album release with a live concert at 4 PM at The Duplex.

BWW Review: HARLOWE at FAU Theatre Lab Photo BWW Review: HARLOWE at FAU Theatre Lab
by David McKibbin - Apr 2, 2019

Theatre Lab at Florida Atlantic University recently opened yet another World Premiere in its on-campus theatre at Parliament Hall. Jennifer Lane's Harlowe is a poetic piece of theatre that tugs at the heartstrings with its themes relating to loss and letting go.

BWW Review: HARLOWE at FAU Theatre Lab Photo BWW Review: HARLOWE at FAU Theatre Lab
by David McKibbin - Apr 1, 2019

Harlowe may be a play about listening to the sounds of silence, but it speaks loudly about the grieving process and how it affects people in different ways. By watching this play, one can learn how to truly listen in the thick, muted quiet of water.

BITCHING & BELTING From Michael Goia And Friends Comes To THE GREEN ROOM 42 Photo BITCHING & BELTING From Michael Goia And Friends Comes To THE GREEN ROOM 42
by Julie Musbach - Feb 19, 2019

THE GREEN ROOM 42 - Broadway's newest intimate concert venue - has announced the return of Bitching and Belting on Saturday, March 2 at 9:30 PM. Join Michael Gioia and his Broadway faves for a set list of the sassiest songs, most dangerous duets and, of course, some badass bitching.

Surflight to Hold World Premiere Workshop of TRANSGENDER STILLBORN Photo Surflight to Hold World Premiere Workshop of TRANSGENDER STILLBORN
by Julie Musbach - Oct 16, 2018

The world-premiere workshop presentation of Nicholas Kaminski's original musical Transgender Stillborn will be held at Surflight Theatre in Beach Haven, New Jersey, at Nov. 11 at 5 PM. The reading will be free and open to the public.

Willy Falk, Shanice Williams And Other Broadway Alumni Headline Family Concert In New Photo Willy Falk, Shanice Williams And Other Broadway Alumni Headline Family Concert In New Jersey
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2018

Fair Moon Stages presents 'Wishes & Dreams: A Celebration of the Music that Animates our Lives' on Sunday, November 4th,, 3pm, at The Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway, NJ. A 30-piece orchestra and 20 vocalists performing delightfully familiar songs from animated movies highlight the concert. The event is a benefit for the company, whose mission is to present accessible and professional theater at affordable prices. Their well-received inaugural season included Disney's High School Musical, Legally Blonde and the NJ premier of Mamma Mia.

Stars of DEAR EVAN HANSEN, MEAN GIRLS, and More Join 54 SINGS ARIANA GRANDE At Feinst Photo Stars of DEAR EVAN HANSEN, MEAN GIRLS, and More Join 54 SINGS ARIANA GRANDE At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents cast members from Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, Wicked and more in 54 Sings Ariana Grande July 7 at 11:30 PM.  

Stars of DEAR EVAN HANSEN, MEAN GIRLS, and More Join 54 SINGS ARIANA GRANDE At Feinst Photo Stars of DEAR EVAN HANSEN, MEAN GIRLS, and More Join 54 SINGS ARIANA GRANDE At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Jul 2, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents cast members from Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, Wicked and more in 54 Sings Ariana Grande July 7 at 11:30 PM.  

Michael Gioia Videos

STAGE TUBE: Tina Fey, Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, More Announce Second Annual Awaresies
by Stage Tube - Jun 7, 2016

Today, Andrew Briedis, also known as Annoying Actor Friend, announced the winners of the second annual Awarsie Awards , which were designed to honor excellence on Broadway, Broadway Internet, and more specifically: $h!+ the Tonys Leave Out

BWW TV: Rebecca Luker, Daisy Eagan & More on Returning to THE SECRET GARDEN for Make-A-Wish Foundation Benefit
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 13, 2016

Friends in Theater Company and State of Play Productions' THE SECRET GARDEN, a Broadway benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, presented the first of two sold-out performances last night, January 11, at 7:30 p.m. at theLucille Lortel Theater. The fully staged production, directed/choreographed by Curtis Holbrook, was led by Rebecca Luker as Lily, Gabriella Pizzolo as Mary, and Bradley Dean as Archie with Tom Deckman, Ali Ewoldt, Frances Mercanti-Anthony, Bill Nolte, Eli Tokash, Max von Essen, and Cortney Wolfson. Additionally, composer Lucy Simonand original cast member Daisy Egan co-hosted the night. BroadwayWorld was there for the special event and you can check out interviews with the cast below!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Highlights from PUTTING THE PIECES TOGETHER: VOLUME 2 at 54 Below
by Stage Tube - May 5, 2014

After a sold-out first edition, Broadway's best writers and performers teamed together again to help raise funds for children with special needs in New York City and around the world. Victor Legra, Anthony Crouchelli & M.O.V.E for Autism presented 'Putting the Pieces Together: Volume 2' featuring the music of Carner and Gregor, Rosser and Sohne, Maglione and Ruiz, Joey Contreras, Justin Anthony Long, Jonathan Lee & Joanna Burns; David Dabbon, and Will Van Dyke. The concert played 54 Below on April 24. Click below to watch all of the performances!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: BROADWAY LOVES THE SPICE GIRLS at 54 Below - All the Performances!
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2014

After a sold-out run at the Canal Room, 'The TRL Generation' brought its wildly successful 'Broadway Loves the Spice Girls' concert uptown to 54 Below on January 13th. The 'Girl Power'-filled song and dance extravaganza was musically directed by Benjamin Rauhala, directed by Kyle Fox, and produced by Shoshana Feinstein. Click below and scroll through the videos to watch all of the performances from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Jessica Phillips, Andrea Burns & More Perform in ONCE UPON A TIME IN NYC Concert
by Stage Tube - Feb 4, 2013

For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. 'Once Upon A Time In New York City' is a concert series about the people who have changed THEM. After a sold-out first edition, the series returned to Joe's Pub yesterday, February 3, and you can check out highlights below!