AMANDA GREEN AF! * *And Friends (Wait, what did you think it was?)
AMANDA GREEN AF! *
Monday, June 17 at 7pm
With Guests Jenn Colella, Jarrod Spector, Kristollyn Lloyd & David Larsen
Musical Direction: James Sampliner, Drums: Damien Bassman
The Broadway at Birdland concert series is proud to announce that songwriter/performer Amanda Green will bring he popular and uproarious series Amanda Green AF* *And Friends on Monday, June 17 at 7pm.
The hilarious two-time Tony-nominated Broadway songwriter and award-winning performer Amanda Green, currently represented on Broadway by the smash hit revival of Kiss Me Kate starring Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase, for which she contributed a revised book and lyrics, will be joined by some of her incredible Broadway friends. Amanda brings her own exuberant wit and hilarious banter in an evening of her funny and moving songs, including special previews of her up and coming shows.
Past guests have included Tony nominees JENN COLELLA, (Come From Away) ARIANA DEBOSE (Anita in upcoming remake of West Side Story, Donna Summer, Hamilton), MANDY GONZALES (Hamilton, In The Heights), JAVIER MUNOZ (Hamilton), HOWARD McGILLIN (Phantom Of The Opera), KELLI BARRETT (Verdon/Fosse on FX, Dr. Zhivago), ALYSHA UMPHRESS (On The Town) et al. Musical Direction by James Sampliner.
Amanda is a Tony-Award nominated lyricist-composer. She revised the book and lyrics for the current smash revival of Kiss Me Kate, starring Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase is currently writing lyrics for a new musical with Billy Crystal and Jason Robert Brown and Female Troubles, an original musical comedy conceived by Amanda & composer Curtis Moore.
Broadway: On The Twentieth Century Revival starring Kristin Chenoweth (Addt’l Lyrics); Bring It On, Co-Lyricist, w/ Lin Manuel Miranda; Nominated for Tony Award Best Musical, Drama Desk Award, Lyrics. Hands On A Hardbody, Lyrics, Co-Composer; Tony Award, Outer Critics Circle Award and 2 Drama Desk Award Nominations (Music & Lyrics.) Frederic Loewe Composition Award (first female winner); High Fidelity (Lyrics) TV: Peter Pan Live! NBC (Addt’l Lyrics). Jonathan Larson Award for Excellence in Songwriting. As a performer, Amanda has appeared in concerts everywhere from Carnegie Hall to Birdland, Joe’s Pub, 54 Below et al. and has received 2 MAC Awards and a BISTRO Award.
Amanda Green AF!
Monday, June 17 at 7pm
Birdland, 315 West 44 Street, NYC
$35 cover, $10 food/drink minimum