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Online Free Forum – To Sing Or Not To Sing: Choosing Audition Songs w/ Alison Franck, Rance Wright and invited guest: John O’Neill
April 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
To Sing Or Not To Sing: Choosing Audition Songs!
Alison Franck and Rance Wright will be offering a class devoted to Choosing Audition Songs! They are excited to be inviting Broadway Musical Director and Composer, John O’ Neill, into the conversation to help get his point of view and thoughts.
This forum will last about an hour long. So join on Thursday for what promises to be a very exciting hour about all things Audition Songs!
Check out John O’ Neill’s Bio:
John O’Neill is a musical director and composer living in New York City. In addition to writing Sunshine, he has written the musical review Topical Cruise, which was commissioned and performed by the Fulton Opera House in Lancaster, Pa. He has also written several children’s musicals including The Snow Queen, which was performed at Merkin Hall in New York. O’Neill has been a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theater Workshop. As a musical director, conductor and pianist, he has worked on such Broadway and off-Broadway shows as Cabaret, A Chorus Line, The Boy From Oz, Jesus Christ Superstar, Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, Dream True, Show Me Where the Good Times Are and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. In regional theater, O’Neill has conducted and/or musical directed for the North Carolina Theatre for the Arts, New Harmony Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Fulton Opera House and Paper Mill Playhouse. He was also the pianist for the original cast recording of Children of Eden. As a teacher and vocal coach, he has been on the faculty of the Drama Division at The Juilliard School, the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, and the Collaborative Arts Project 21 in New York.