Theatre: First Industry Workshop of “Wooden”

Composer/Lyricist Ricky Alan Saunders is taking the next step for his new musical “Wooden” based on Carlo Collodi’s 1883 children’s novel, The Adventures of Pinocchio.  The cast is set with rehearsals to begin next month. There will be three invited industry readings to take place early June 2016. Stay tuned for more! -d        

Theatre: Reprising “Hangman” Role, Take Ten Fest

This month I’ll be reprising my role as “Nicky” in the second NYC production of Hangman by Gregory Fletcher.  Direction is by Marshall Mays (Artistic Director of Kaleidoscope Theatre Co., and I’ll be playing opposite Dino Petrera. Gregory Fletcher wrote the play in homage to LeRoi Jones‘ (Amiri Baraka) 1964 Obie Award winning play, Dutchman. “As Cliff rushes to
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Theatre: AMT Reading “Distant Thunder” Successful!

After a solid week of inspired work, the cast and creative team behind the new Native American musical Distant Thunder presented industry readings to packed audiences at Pearl Studios, NYC.  Produced by Amas Musical Theatre and Donna Trinkoff, the readings were a great success!  The response was overwhelming. Even from my view as a relative newcomer to the project,
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