Amanda Green & Her Amazingly Talented Friends

Amanda Green & Her Amazingly Talented Friends

Amanda Green & Her Amazingly Talented Friends
With Constantine Maroulis, Will Chase, Julia Murney, Jarrod Spector, Alysha Umphress
Monday, September 19 at 7pm
Birdland



The Broadway at Birdland concert series is proud to announce the return of Amanda Green to the stage. The one-night-only special event will take place on Monday, September 19 at 7pm.

Come celebrate with this award winning performer and Broadway composer-lyricist along with a group of her fantastic Broadway friends, as they sing an evening of her hilarious and moving songs, including a few from her new and upcoming shows. Amanda’s very special musical guests will include Constantine Maroulis, Will Chase, Julia Murney, Jarrod Spector, and Alysha Umphress. Accompanying the singers will be Matt Gallagher & His Broadway Band.

Amanda Green is an award-winning Broadway composer-lyricist and performer. In one season, she debuted Bring It On, for which she co-wrote the lyrics and was nominated for a Tony for Hands On A Hardbody, for which she wrote the lyrics and co-wrote the music, collaborating with Trey Anastasio. Mr. Anastasio has also performed their songs with his bands Phish and TAB in concerts around the country from Colorado to Madison Square Garden. She also recently wrote additional lyrics for the Broadway productions of On The Twentieth Century, On The Town, and television’s “Peter Pan.” Also on Broadway, she wrote the lyrics for High Fidelity (music Tom Kitt; 2006). Tapped by the legendary Arthur Laurent, she wrote additional lyrics for Hallelujah Baby! (Arena Stage, dir. by Arthur Laurents). She contributed two original songs to the new show Stars Of David (book Charles Busch) opening October 2012 at The Philadelphia Theater Company.

As a performer she has won two MAC Awards and a Bistro Award, and performs her songs everywhere from Birdland to Carnegie Hall to the Bluebird Café in Nashville. She is the winner of The Jonathan Larson Award for Excellence in Songwriting, and Songwriter’s Hall Of Fame Scholarship Award.

Other musicals: For The Love Of Tiffany (NY Fringe Festival; also co-starred); Up The Week Without A Paddle (LA Drama Critics Circle Nomination, Best Score). On TV she has written episodes of the popular Nick, Jr. animated musical series “The Wonder Pets.” She has also been a regular contributor of comic essays for Playboy Magazine. Put A Little Love In Your Mouth! The Songs Of Amanda Green is available on CD at www.greenpiecemusic.com.

Amanda Green & Her Amazingly Talented Friends
Monday, September 19 at 7pm
Birdland, 315 West 44 Street, NYC
$35 cover, $10 food/drink minimum

$25.00 - $35.00

Off Sale

There is a $10.00 food or beverage minimum per person, per show. Dinner is served between 5:00pm-1:00am.

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