Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Sean Patrick Murtagh News

 
Bio:
Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, I began my artistic pursuits while in elementary school. After a little success in the print/ commercial world, I dove into Theatre and fell in love. The journey brought from San Francisco to Orange county- earning a B.A. in Drama from the University ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, I began my artistic pursuits while in elementary school. After a little success in the print/ commercial world, I dove into Theatre and fell in love. The journey brought from San Francisco to Orange county- earning a B.A. in Drama from the University ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: MAC ROVING OPEN MIC Not So Open at Don't Tell Mama Photo BWW Review: MAC ROVING OPEN MIC Not So Open at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 1, 2021

What happens when you show up at an advertised open mic night, only to be told there are conditions for your being allowed to perform?

LA NELA DE SOCARTES Makes its New York Virtual Premiere Next Month at the 10th Annual Photo LA NELA DE SOCARTES Makes its New York Virtual Premiere Next Month at the 10th Annual Rochester Fringe Festival
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2021

The production comes to New York following a successful UK premiere at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe August 7 and 8. Conceived as a fully virtual musical production, La Nela De Socartes will be free for festival audiences to stream.

BWW Review: RICKY RITZEL'S BROADWAY Has Staying Power at Don't Tell Mama Photo BWW Review: RICKY RITZEL'S BROADWAY Has Staying Power at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 4, 2021

In 1985 Great Performances on PBS presented a television special titled 'The Best of Broadway' that featured Tom Bosley hosting a treasure trove of performers from the American Musical Theater performing the numbers that they made famous on the Broadway stage.

Nekrasovas and Cicio's LA NELA DE SOCARTES to Be Presented at The 2021 Edinburgh Fest Photo Nekrasovas and Cicio's LA NELA DE SOCARTES to Be Presented at The 2021 Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2021

Greggory Nekrasovas and Mass Cicio's acclaimed debut musical La Nela De Socartes will make its festival debut at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for a strictly limited engagement on August 7 and 8. It is a remounting of the original 2020 virtual production and will be available to stream for free on the festival's Fringe Player platform.

Sean Patrick Murtagh And Micah Young to Return To The West Bank Cafe Photo Sean Patrick Murtagh And Micah Young to Return To The West Bank Cafe
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021

The West Bank Cafe is thrilled to welcome back Sean Patrick Murtagh and Micah Young for a much-anticipated encore evening music and laughter. The uptown duo are thrilled to be welcomed back and performing in the vibrant heart of Midtown at the legendary venue.  

Sean Patrick Murtagh to Present The Mario 100! Concert No. 6 ‚Ä" MARIO ON BROADWAY Photo Sean Patrick Murtagh to Present The Mario 100! Concert No. 6 ‚Ä" MARIO ON BROADWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

The Mario 100! Concert No. 6 ‚ÄstMario on Broadway.¬†¬†Sean Patrick Murtagh has¬†announced¬†the sixth concert in his yearlong celebration of the Mario Lanza Centennial.¬†¬†The MAC Award winner will present an evening of Broadway Classics as immortalized by the Golden Tenor of Hollywood, Mario Lanza.¬†

BWW Review: The West Bank Cafe Doubles Down on Delightful Duo Shows Photo BWW Review: The West Bank Cafe Doubles Down on Delightful Duo Shows
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 7, 2021

The West Bank Cafe continues to bring interesting, diverse, and entertaining nightclub entertainers in to perform for their patrons, and Sunday night was an evening of variety... in fact, it was like two Variety TV Shows back to back.

Sean Patrick Murtagh and Micah Young Will Perform at West Bank Cafe This Week Photo Sean Patrick Murtagh and Micah Young Will Perform at West Bank Cafe This Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2021

Murtagh and Young's friendship and comradery strengthened throughout the pandemic as they cheered each other to stay musical, stay creative, and to stay hopeful.  

Sean Patrick Murtagh Presents Fourth Concert in THE MARIO 100 Series on April 24th Photo Sean Patrick Murtagh Presents Fourth Concert in THE MARIO 100 Series on April 24th
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 4, 2021

MAC Award winning Murtagh continues his year-long look back at the work of Hollywood opera singer and actor Mario Lanza in his fourth Lanza-themed online concert this year.

BWW NEWS: Mabel Mercer Foundation Presents St. Patrick's Themed Concert LOOK TO THE R Photo BWW NEWS: Mabel Mercer Foundation Presents St. Patrick's Themed Concert LOOK TO THE RAINBOW, March 17
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 15, 2021

The Mabel Mercer Foundation has found an online niche with quality concerts filmed right at home at the foundation offices, and their latest show is all Irish music.

BWW NEWS:  The Green Room 42 Re-opens April 2 With Lillias White Show Photo BWW NEWS: The Green Room 42 Re-opens April 2 With Lillias White Show
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 9, 2021

The Hell's Kitchen-based edgy and innovative nightclub is back in business! And what a lineup they've got.

BWW Previews: Sean Patrick Murtagh THE MARIO 100! Concert No. 2 Set For February 27th Photo BWW Previews: Sean Patrick Murtagh THE MARIO 100! Concert No. 2 Set For February 27th
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 10, 2021

Sean Patrick Murtagh and Mario Lanza are together again, for an evening of great music by way of The Facebook Machine.

PIANO BAR LIVE! Streams This Tuesday, January 19 Photo PIANO BAR LIVE! Streams This Tuesday, January 19
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 18, 2021

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, January 19 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino  and guests Rick Jensen, Renee Katz, Molly Mahoney, Sean Patrick Murtagh, Randy Taylor and Parker Weathersbee, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!

PIANO BAR LIVE! Presents Rick Jensen, Renee Katz, Sean Patrick Murtagh And More Photo PIANO BAR LIVE! Presents Rick Jensen, Renee Katz, Sean Patrick Murtagh And More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2021

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, January 19 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino and guests Rick Jensen, Renee Katz, Molly Mahoney, Sean Patrick Murtagh, Randy Taylor and Parker Weathersbee, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!

BWW Interview: Carly Ozard of VOICES OF COLOR Concert Series Debuting January 15 Photo BWW Interview: Carly Ozard of VOICES OF COLOR Concert Series Debuting January 15
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 6, 2021

With her new concert series, VOICES OF COLOR, Carly Ozard is ready to shine a light on some of her favorite musical artists and, hopefully, broaden the scope of their work lives.

BWW Previews: Sean Patrick Murtagh To Present THE MARIO 100! Photo BWW Previews: Sean Patrick Murtagh To Present THE MARIO 100!
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 4, 2021

Sean Patrick Murtagh will present one hundred songs in twelve concerts in honor of what would have been Mario Lanza's one hundredth birthday.

Just 3 Weeks To Vote For The 2020 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards! Photo Just 3 Weeks To Vote For The 2020 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards!
by Alan Henry - Dec 18, 2020

There's just two short weeks left to vote for the 2020 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards! Voting will run through December 31. Winners will be announced in January!

BWW Previews: Sean Patrick Murtagh Invites All To HOLIDAY TEST DRIVE Viii: MERRY MEMO Photo BWW Previews: Sean Patrick Murtagh Invites All To HOLIDAY TEST DRIVE Viii: MERRY MEMORIES
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 16, 2020

Mr. Murtagh has mastered the streaming concert, so why not stream his annual holiday show? No reason...

Just 3 Weeks To Vote For The 2020 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards! Photo Just 3 Weeks To Vote For The 2020 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards!
by Alan Henry - Dec 10, 2020

The BWW Cabaret Awards honor exemplary performers and productions in New York from October 1st, 2019 to September 30th, 2020. Nominees in all categories excluding Special Event - Solo and Special Event - Multiple needed to have performed all or the majority of their shows (at least two of three shows) during this eligibility period.

BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST LIVE STREAMED REGULARLY SCHEDULED MUSIC SHO Photo BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST LIVE STREAMED REGULARLY SCHEDULED MUSIC SHOW
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 4, 2020

With no stages to step up onto to sing, these are the artists who learned to make the most of the internet and social media when it came time to reach the fans.

 1        5