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Will Van Dyke is a New York based composer/lyricist and music director. Will most recently penned the original score for the Off-Broadway play THE GRAVEDIGGER'S LULLABY. Compositions include WRITING KEVIN TAYLOR (Village Theatre), WINNIE THE POOH, KIDS (Disney), THE LION KING EXPERIENCE titles ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Will Van Dyke is a New York based composer/lyricist and music director. Will most recently penned the original score for the Off-Broadway play THE GRAVEDIGGER'S LULLABY. Compositions include WRITING KEVIN TAYLOR (Village Theatre), WINNIE THE POOH, KIDS (Disney), THE LION KING EXPERIENCE titles ... (read complete bio)
JAGGED LITTLE PILL, AMERICAN UTOPIA & More Nominated for Best Musical Theatre Album a Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL, AMERICAN UTOPIA & More Nominated for Best Musical Theatre Album at the GRAMMY AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

The awards nominated six musicals from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and the West End - 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'American Utopia,' 'Little Shop of Horrors,' 'The Prince of Egypt,' 'Soft Power,' and Amélie.' 

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 2 - BEETLEJUICE Demos, First Song  Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 2 - BEETLEJUICE Demos, First Song From THE PROM, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2020

This week's list includes an album of demos from Beetlejuice the Musical, as well as the first single from the forthcoming film adaptation of The Prom. Plus, the first song from Andrew Lloyd Webber's production of Cinderella has been released.

Stream of I PUT A SPELL ON YOU Raises $239,241 for Broadway Care/Equity Fights Aids Photo Stream of I PUT A SPELL ON YOU Raises $239,241 for Broadway Care/Equity Fights Aids
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020

The spooktacular, fantastical stream of I Put a Spell on You, an over-the-top and cinematic homage to Hocus Pocus, raised $239,241 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS over the Halloween weekend.

VIDEO: The Sanderson Sisters Perform "I Put A Spell On You" in New Music Video Photo VIDEO: The Sanderson Sisters Perform "I Put A Spell On You" in New Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Broadway Records announced today the release of the digital album of I Put A Spell On You. Expanded from the annual, sold-out concert-meets-party conceived by Jay Armstrong Johnson, the recording features an all-star cast of Broadway stars turned Disney villains, just in time to celebrate Halloween.

I PUT A SPELL ON YOU Recording Featuring Gavin Creel, Todrick Hall, Robyn Hurder and  Photo I PUT A SPELL ON YOU Recording Featuring Gavin Creel, Todrick Hall, Robyn Hurder and More Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Broadway Records announced today the release of the digital album of I Put A Spell On You. Expanded from the annual, sold-out concert-meets-party conceived by Jay Armstrong Johnson, the recording features an all-star cast of Broadway stars turned Disney villains, just in time to celebrate Halloween.

Ronvé O'Daniel and Jevares Myrick Release New Music Video 'So Far to Go' From LETTER Photo Ronvé O'Daniel and Jevares Myrick Release New Music Video 'So Far to Go' From LETTERS TO THE PRESIDENT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2020

New American musical in development Letters to the President has released a music video of “So Far to Go,” written by Ronvé O’Daniel and Jevares Myrick. The video is now streaming online as part of O’Daniel and Myrick’s newly launched Composer and Lyricist Artist Channel on Broadway on Demand.

Todrick Hall, Eva Noblezada, Will Swenson and More Star in HOCUS POCUS Spoof Benefit  Photo Todrick Hall, Eva Noblezada, Will Swenson and More Star in HOCUS POCUS Spoof Benefit Concert, I PUT A SPELL ON YOU
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020

A bewitchingly cinematic extravaganza awaits when I Put a Spell on You, the annual sold-out Halloween concert-meets-party, moves online Thursday, October 29, 2020, in a fully produced spectacle streaming at 8 pm Eastern. The virtual Halloween blowout, presented by Con Limón Productions and Jay Armstrong Johnson, will benefit BC/EFA.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, September 22- with Will Swenson, Ravi Coltrane Quarte Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, September 22- with Will Swenson, Ravi Coltrane Quartet, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

Today (September 22) in live streaming: Will Swenson visits the Producer's Perspective, Ravi Coltrane Quartet plays at Birdland, and so much more!

Starbird & the Phoenix Join Broadway Buskers Concert Series Photo Starbird & the Phoenix Join Broadway Buskers Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020

Starbird & the Phoenix (Courtney Bassett & Andrew Swackhamer; The Great Comet, Manifest) will join Broadway Buskers in the series' concert on Tuesday, September 29. The program will also feature performances by Taylor Iman Jones (Head Over Heels, Hamilton) and Storm Thomas (Lexus' Verses and Flow, Futurity).

Laura Bell Bundy, Kerry Butler, Harvey Fierstein and More From HAIRSPRAY Complete Cas Photo Laura Bell Bundy, Kerry Butler, Harvey Fierstein and More From HAIRSPRAY Complete Casting for MCC Theater's MISCAST20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

MCC Theater announced today that members of the original Broadway cast of Hairspray will reunite for Miscast20. The gala will take place Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8PM ET on MCC Theater's YouTube Channel, and will be available to watch through Thursday, September 17.

John Krause Joins Jasmine Forsberg and Josh Walker for Broadway Buskers Summer Concer Photo John Krause Joins Jasmine Forsberg and Josh Walker for Broadway Buskers Summer Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

John Krause (Hadestown, Wicked, Rock of Ages) will join Broadway Buskers in the series' next concert on Tuesday, September 1. The program will also feature performances by Jasmine Forsberg (Broadway Bounty Hunter, Love in Hate Nation, The Lucky Boy) and Josh Walker (Side Show, Radio City Christmas Spectacular).

Leslie Odom Jr., Lauren Ridloff, Ingrid Michaelson, and More Join MCC Theater's MISCA Photo Leslie Odom Jr., Lauren Ridloff, Ingrid Michaelson, and More Join MCC Theater's MISCAST20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

MCC Theater announced today additional performers and presenters for their annual gala, Miscast20, which will take place on MCC Theater's YouTube Channel on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8PM ET.

Rob McClure, Joshua Henry, Phillipa Soo and More Announced for MCC Theater's MISCAST2 Photo Rob McClure, Joshua Henry, Phillipa Soo and More Announced for MCC Theater's MISCAST20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2020

MCC Theater announced today that their annual gala, Miscast20, will take place on MCC Theater's YouTube Channel on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8PM ET.

Alice Ripley, J. Robert Spencer, Adam Pascal, Alice Lee and More Join BROADWAY BUSKER Photo Alice Ripley, J. Robert Spencer, Adam Pascal, Alice Lee and More Join BROADWAY BUSKERS Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2020

The Times Square Alliance has announced performers for the next slate of Broadway Buskers concerts through the month of September. Kicking things off, the August 18th performance will feature a Next to Normal  mini-reunion with performances from both Alice Ripley and J. Robert Spencer!

Broadway On Demand Launches THE ARTIST CHANNELS, a New Platform For Musical Theatre C Photo Broadway On Demand Launches THE ARTIST CHANNELS, a New Platform For Musical Theatre Composers and Lyricists
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

Broadway On Demand has announced the launch of The Artist Channels, a new section of the platform devoted to musical theatre composers and lyricists. The Artist Channels provide a digital space for theatre fans to explore the incredible talent of the musical theatre songwriters who are creating today's new musicals.

Fountain Hills Theater Announces 2020-21 Season Photo Fountain Hills Theater Announces 2020-21 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

Fountain Hills Theater publicly announced their 2020-21 Season on March 1st at their annual gala, Broadway in the Hills. Since that time, there have been many challenges to the theatrical entertainment world. (!)

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 20-21- with Jessie Mueller, Tonya Pinkins and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 20-21- with Jessie Mueller, Tonya Pinkins and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020

This weekend (June 19) in live streaming: Jessie Mueller sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

Final SONGS FOR OUR CITY Concert to be Presented on June 21 Photo Final SONGS FOR OUR CITY Concert to be Presented on June 21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

Tituss Burgess, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, Andrew Lippa, and Adam Feldman will judge the livestreamed final concert of the Times Square Alliance's new songwriting challenge, Songs for Our City, on June 21, 2020.

Times Square Alliance Commissions New Original Music From Artists Impacted By Pandemi Photo Times Square Alliance Commissions New Original Music From Artists Impacted By Pandemic
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

The Times Square Alliance announced today the first ever Songs for Our City, a songwriting challenge commissioning new original music from Broadway actors and composers in response to the current COVID-19 crisis, in order to both support artists during this time and provide a unique and interactive way for audiences to enjoy new music while in-person events are on pause.

Alice Ripley, Ethan Slater, Rob Rokicki and More to Take Part in SONGS FOR OUR CITY S Photo Alice Ripley, Ethan Slater, Rob Rokicki and More to Take Part in SONGS FOR OUR CITY Songwriting Challenge
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020

The Times Square Alliance announced today the first ever Songs for Our City, a songwriting challenge commissioning new original music from Broadway actors and composers in response to the current COVID-19 crisis, in order to both support artists during this time and provide a unique and interactive way for audiences to enjoy new music.

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