LANCE BORDELON (Charlie Price)
Favorite credits: Joseph…Dreamcoat (Joseph, FRP); Saturday Night Fever (Bobby C.; National Tour); We Will Rock You (Galileo/Kashoggi u/s, RCCL/Queen Theatrical). Regional: Les Misérables (Feuilly); Hairspray (Sketch); 9 to 5; Evita. Workshops: Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell (Blake, NYC); Gift of the Magi (Jim, Arkansas Rep). B.A. and Master’s degree from LSU. “Huge thanks to Todd and Nikki at ATB, and lots of love to family and Seba. Ti Amo.” LanceBordelon.com. @LanceBordelon.
JOS N. BANKS (Lola)
National Tours: Int’l - Hair (Hud); The Color Purple (Harpo). Regional: Paramount Theatre, Drury Lane - Oak Brook, Porchlight Music Theatre. Film: Fox 20th Centuries “The Chicago Code,” Rise Against music video “Make It Stop” (Lead). Jos is also a multi-award-winning artist and costume designer having interned at Teen Vogue Magazine (NYC) for his fashion designs/illustrations. “Sending gratitude to God, family, friends, T3, and PC for their unconditional love and support. Also, many thanks to the entire Kinky Boots team and Joy Dewing Casting. Be FEARLESS. Proverbs 3:5.” Representation: Paonessa Talent Agency. FearlessJos.com @JosNBanks.
SYDNEY PATRICK (Lauren)
is stoked to join Kinky Boots! Originally from Miami, FL, recent credits include: MAMMA MIA! (WBT); the world premier of Disney’s Tangled: The Musical (DCL); Sheik/Sater’s workshop of Alice By Heart and Little Women (Theatre Aspen). Proud member of RANGE A Cappella. BFA Syracuse University. Infinite gratitude to her family and friends. For Chrissy. SydneyPatrick.com.
ADAM DU PLESSIS (Don)
Originally from South Africa, Adam’s credits include Macbeth; The Phantom of the Opera; Annie (TROIKA); Jesus Christ Superstar; The Last 5 Years; Fiddler on the Roof; Beauty and the Beast; Cats; Rock of Ages; Boys in the Photograph..
HAYLEY LAMPART (Nicola)
is thrilled to be on the road with the Kinky Boots National Tour! Favorite credits include lead vocalist for NCL World Cruise 17; Legally Blonde (Elle Woods); Tartuffe (Elmire); Zelda (Zelda Fitzgerald). Proud graduate of Marymount Manhattan College. So much love and thanks to her incredibly supportive parents, family, friends, Dina Slawson, the Kinky Boots cast and creatives, and Joy Dewing Casting for this amazing opportunity. To new beginnings!.
JAMES MAY (George)
recently toured in Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Previously performed in Southern California in Hair, Rent, 1776, and the World Premiere of Roger Bean's Summer of Love. Played the lead in the musical short film "Boycrazy" (YouTube). Sells upcycled home goods at his Etsy Shop, UpcycleAngelo. He's nothing without his friends and family! Instagram: @jamesmayname @upcycleangelo.
BRANDON ALBERTO (Angel/Ensemble)
is so pumped to be living the dream traveling the US with Kinky Boots! Favorite credits include Shrek the Musical (Int’l tour); Legally Blonde (Norwegian Cruise Line); Guys & Dolls (OSTC); Hairspray (NBFT). “HUGE thanks to the entire creative team! For my family, always.” Instagram: @balberto717.
JORDAN ARCHIBALD (Angel/Ensemble)
is over the moon to be making his professional debut with the Kinky Boots National Tour Company. Jordan studied at The Institute of American Musical Theatre, who he thanks for all of his training. He owes everything to his parents John and Donna, Andrew Drost, Michael Minarik, and the Institute for American Musical Theatre.
DANIEL JOSEPH BAKER (Swing)
got his start on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” His recently released self-titled debut EP is available everywhere. Favorite credits: Sgt. Stubby Off-Broadway; Sister Act the Musical in Ohio. “Thank you to TROIKA and the amazing Kinky Boots creative team. “Love to my Affan… you are my life!” DanielJosephBaker.com. Instagram: @danieljosephbaker.
MONICA BAN (Trish/Ensemble)
is a graduate of Montclair State University where she received a BFA in Musical Theatre. She is also an alumna of both the William Esper and Upright Citizen’s Brigade. Favorite credits include Fiddler on the Roof (Golde); The Producers (Shirley Markowitz); Les Misérables (Mme. Thenardier); and Angry Housewives (Carol). “Thank you Mom and Dad. I would not be able to follow my dreams without your constant love and support. To my big brother Matt, thank you for well…everything!”
ERIC STANTON BETTS (Angel/Ensemble)
is thrilled to be making his National Tour debut! Milan, MI to NYC to LA. Regional Credits: Hairspray; In the Heights; La Cage…; Annie Get Your Gun; Catch Me If You Can; Fiddler…; The Little Mermaid. “Thank you, always: Karl, Larry, David, Mom and Dad, Evan, and Edward <3! Tim Taylor, Joy Dewing, Rusty and TROIKA! This one’s for my guardian angels: Grandpa Leo, Melody Muzik, and Aunt Tanya! #JustBe!” Ericstantonbetts.com. @StandsTooTall21.
NATALIE BRAHA (Ensemble)
First national tour! Pace University Musical Theater class of 2017. “Special thanks to Joy Dewing Casting and Al Silber. Love to my friends, fam, and Caleb.”
DEREK BRAZEAU (Angel/Ensemble)
A Utah native, Derek is thrilled to be sharing this wonderful story with viewers across the nation! Int’l tour: Odyssey Dance Theater. Regional theater: Tuacahn Amphitheater with shows including Mary Poppins, Starlight Express, and Thoroughly Modern Millie. Education: BSA in music at DSU. He is eternally grateful for his family and friends who continually encourage and support him. Instagram: @derekbzoe.
JEFFREY B. DUNCAN (Mr. Price/Ensemble)
From Minnesota. Jeffrey just completed his 8th National Tour of Annie (not consecutively–whew!!!) where he played FDR 1,713 times. Other National Tours: Ragtime (Henry Ford); Oklahoma (Pa Carnes). He sends love to all his friends and family, and the MVMC (Shotgun Ball). “Remember to love each other. Brush your teeth. Drink lots of water.”
MADELINE FANSLER (Swing)
hails from Telluride, CO and moved to NYC after graduating from Vanderbilt University. Credits include Chicago (Velma) at Potsdam Music Theatre; Dogfight (Marcy) at 5th Floor Theatre; and the world premier of Hit Her with the Skates (Tonya) at UCPAC. MadelineFansler.com.
ANDREW HENDRICK (Ensemble)
is thrilled to be joining the Kinky Boots family! National Tour credits: Bullets Over Broadway (1st Nat’l); Jekyll and Hyde The Musical (Bishop of Basingstoke). Regional Credits include Sister Act (White Plains PAC, Joey); 1776 (Engeman Theatre, Livingston); The Little Mermaid (Chef Louis); Spelling Bee (Barfee); and Avenue Q (Brian). Andrew is also producing associate with Broadway Records, a label that received the 2017 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album for The Color Purple. “Endless thanks to About Artists, Van Dean, friends and family!”
BETHANY XAN JEFFERY (Pat/Ensemble)
Company (Jenny cover) at LCT starring Neil Patrick Harris; Sister Act (Sister Mary Patrick); The Addams Family (Alice Beineke); The Little Mermaid (Ursula); Merrily We Roll Along (Mary); etc. TV/Film: “What Would You Do?” Education: Pace, BFAs Musical Theatre/Acting. Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, MFA. Interlochen Arts Academy.
CHRIS KANE (Dance Captain, Swing)
is thrilled to make his national tour debut with Kinky Boots! New York: Castle Walk (NYMF). Cruise Ship: Fred Casely in Chicago (RCCL). Regional: Victor/Victoria (Ogunquit Playhouse); Grease (Theatre by the Sea); West Side Story; Hairspray *D.C.; Seven Brides *D.C.; Cats (Prather Entertainment). Thank you to his agent, Dave, Joy Dewing Casting and the entire creative team. “Love to friends and family!” @dancingkane.
ANDREW MALONE (Simon Sr./Ensemble)
recently appeared in Asolo Rep’s The Great Society; Marriott Theatre’s How to Succeed...; Jeff Award winners Dreamgirls (Porchlight) and Direct From Death Row: The Scottsboro Boys (Raven Theatre) where Andrew won Broadway World’s Best Actor award. Other credits: Hairspray (Seaweed); Little Shop… (Audrey II); Spelling Bee (Richie A.C.L., and Mitch Mahoney). Proud graduate of AMDA-NY. “Thank you Joy, Dede, and Wendy! ‘You can change the world when you change your mind.’” BigMouthTalent.com. ajnspired.com. Instagram: @angryactor.
SHAUN NERNEY (Harry/Ensemble)
is head over heels to join Kinky Boots. Most recently the lead vocalist onboard Royal Caribbean's #1 ship of 2017. Favorite credits: Avenue Q, Peter Pan, All Shook Up. Graduate of James Madison University. Thanks to his agent Kerri and endless love to his parents and brother: this is for you! Instagram: @Chronicles_of_nernia.
MADISON PUGH (Ensemble)
Professional credits: Theatre Aspen: Dear Edwina (Annie); MAMMA MIA! (Swing). Madison would like to thank her family, especially Mom, Dad, Kelsey, Charlie, and Caroline for believing that God always has bigger and better plans!
ERIC SHONK (Ensemble)
is honored to be part of Kinky Boots as his first National Tour! Previous credits include The Barnyard Follies Soundtrack, Tecumseh! and The Producers. At Youngstown State University he performed in The Spitfire Grill; Cox and Box; Tribunal; RENT; and many others. Eric also does voiceover work with the Youtube group Starforce Media. Special thanks to family, teachers and friends for always helping to keep a smile on his face.
JENNY LIZ TAYLOR (Ensemble)
is a recent grad of Syracuse University with a BFA in Musical Theater. She is beyond thrilled to be doing her first tour with such a heartfelt musical and is incredibly thankful for the opportunity. Special thanks and lots of love to Julia Berman of Act One Entertainment and the Orange Mafia!
JUSTIN WHITE (Richard Bailey/Ensemble)
is pumped to be strapping on high heels to join the Kinky Boots family! Past Credits:Elf The Musical National Tour; Best Little Whorehouse in Texas; Disney Cruise Line. Roosevelt University, B.F.A Musical Theatre. Much love and thanks to his wife Noelle, family, and Dave Secor at the Daniel Hoff Agency Inc. Instagram: @justybob.
ERNEST TERRELLE WILLIAMS (Angel/Ensemble)
is extremely excited to travel the country and perform in a show he’s always dreamed of being in with this cast and crew. Off-Broadway: Cherchez La Femme. Regional: Hairspray (Seaweed); Spring Awakening (Ernst); Sunset Boulevard (Myron/Sheldrake); Alice in Wonderland (King of Hearts). Dance: Post Concert Dance Company (Soloist/Choreographer). BFA: LIU Post (Dance) A huge thank you to the cast and creative team, as well as his mom for endless support. @erniecanv.
PHILIP STOCK (Angel/Ensemble)
is thrilled to make his national tour debut with his dream show! Wright State University BFA Musical Theatre. University: Angels In America: Millennium Approaches (Prior); Fiddler on the Roof (Fyedka); HUSTLE (his original one-man show). Regional: Anything Goes (Billy); Once Upon A Mattress (Jester); Torch Song Trilogy (David). Endless love and gratitude to his family, friends, and teachers! PhilipTStock.com.
HARVEY FIERSTEIN (Playwright)
is the author of the recent Broadway hits Newsies (Tony nom.) and Casa Valentina (Tony nom.), as well as Torch Song Trilogy (Tony, Drama Desk and Obie awards), La Cage aux Folles (Tony and Drama Desk awards), A Catered Affair (12 Drama Desk nominations), Safe Sex (Ace Award), Legs Diamond, Spookhouse, Flatbush Tosca, Common Ground and more. His political editorials have been published in the New York Times, TV Guide and the Huffington Post and broadcast on PBS’s “In the Life.” His children’s book, The Sissy Duckling (Humanitas Award), is now in its fifth printing. As an actor, Mr. Fierstein is known worldwide for his performances in films including Mrs. Doubtfire, Independence Day and Bullets Over Broadway; on stage in Hairspray (Tony Award), Fiddler on the Roof, La Cage aux Folles and Torch Song Trilogy (Tony Award); and on TV shows such as “Smash,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “The Good Wife,” “Cheers” (Emmy nomination), “The Simpsons,” “Family Guy” and “Nurse Jackie.”
CYNDI LAUPER (Composer and Lyricist)
is a Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning (for her Kinky Boots score) artist, who after 30 sterling years and global record sales in excess of 50 million albums, has proven that she has the heart and soul to keep her legion of fans compelled by her every creative move. With her first album, She’s So Unusual, Lauper won a Grammy Award for Best New Artist and became the first female in history to have four top-five singles from a debut album. Since then, Lauper has released 10 additional studio albums, with her most recent, the Grammy-nominated Memphis Blues, ruling the Billboard Blues Chart for 14 consecutive weeks to become the best-selling blues album of 2010. Over- all, during her storied music career, Lauper has been nominated for 15 Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, seven American Video Awards and 18 MTV Awards. She recently captured her journey through music and life in her New York Times best- selling autobiography, Cyndi Lauper: A Memoir. As an actress, Lauper made her Broadway debut in The Threepenny Opera alongside Alan Cumming in 2006. She has appeared in numerous television shows, including “Mad About You” (Emmy Award) and “Bones” and films including The Opportunist with ChristopherWalken, Mrs. Parker and theVicious Circle, Life With Mikey, Off and Running and Vibes. Lauper also continues her philanthropic work through her foundation, the True Colors Fund.
JERRY MITCHELL (Director/Choreographer)
received the Tony Award in recognition of his cho- reography for the 2013 Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Kinky Boots, for which his direction was also recognized with a Tony nomination. In the 33 preceding years, Jerry has been involved with more than 50 Broadway, Off-Broadway, West End and touring productions. His Broadway debut as a choreographer was for You’re a Good Man, Char- lie Brown, followed by The Full Monty (Tony nomination), The Rocky Horror Show, Hairspray (Tony nomination), Gypsy, Never Gonna Dance (Tony nomination), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Tony nomination), La Cage aux Folles (Tony Award), Imaginary Friends, Legally Blonde (Tony nomi- nation) which he also directed, Catch Me If You Can, and on the West End, Love Never Dies and the current hit Dirty Rotten Scoundrels which he also directed. Most recently, Jerry received the Drama League’s Founders’ Award for Excellence in Directing and the George Abbott Lifetime Achievement Award from his peers. Twenty-three years ago, Jerry conceived and created Broadway Bares, a comedy burlesque show performed annu- ally for the charity, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. He continues to serve as executive producer of Broadway Bares, with a book, website and sat- ellite productions in Fire Island Pines, Las Vegas (Peepshow, which had a five year consecutive run) and London (West End Bares).
STEPHEN OREMUS (Music Arranger/Orchestrator)
Broadway: Kinky Boots (2013 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations and 2013 Grammy Award); The Book of Mormon (2011 Tony and Drama Desk awards for co-orchestrating and 2012 Grammy Award). Worldwide music super- visor/arranger of Wicked; music supervisor/vocal ar- ranger/orchestrator of Broadway productions/tours of The Book of Mormon, Avenue Q, All Shook Up and 9 to 5; co-producer (with Dolly Parton) of 9 to 5 Broad- way cast recording (Grammy nomination); conduc- tor and contributing arranger for the Oscar-winning Disney film Frozen.
DAVID ROCKWELL (Scenic Design)
designed sets for Lucky Guy, Catch Me If You Can, Hair- spray (Tony, Drama Desk nominations), Legally Blonde (Drama Desk nomination), The Normal Heart, A Free Man of Color, The Rocky Hor- ror Show (Drama Desk nomination), All Shook Up (Drama Desk nomination) and the Academy Awards (2010 Emmy Award). He is the founder of Rockwell Group, a New York-based architecture and design firm. Honors include the Pratt Institute Legends Award, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award and Presidential Design Award.
GREGG BARNES (Costume Design)
Broadway: Something Rotten! (2015 Tony nomination), Tuck Everlasting (2016 Tony nomination), Aladdin, Kinky Boots (2013 Tony nomination, 2016 Olivier Award), Follies (2012 TonyAward, Drama Desk), Elf, Legally Blonde (2007 Tony nomination), The Drowsy Chap- erone (2006 TonyAward, Drama Desk Award), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Flower Drum Song (Tony nomi- nation), Side Show, Bye Bye Birdie. New York: The Wizard of Oz, The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The Merry Widow (NYC Opera), Pageant (NY and London, Olivier nomination). Regional: Robin and the 7 Hoods, Mame, Allegro (Helen Hayes Award). TDFYoung Master Award.
KENNETH POSNER (Lighting Design)
More than 50 Broadway play and musical theater credits. Designs extensively Off-Broadway, for resident theaters and touring productions throughout the United States as well as interna- tionally. Selected Broadway credits: Hairspray, Legally Blonde, Catch Me If You Can, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, If/Then, Pippin, Cinderella, Other Desert Cities, The Merchant of Venice, The Coast of Utopia/Shipwrecked, Side Man, The Odd Couple, Glengarry Glen Ross, … Charlie Brown, The Little Foxes and Wicked. Recipient of Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Obie awards.
JOHN SHIVERS (Sound Design)
Broadway: Kinky Boots (2013 Tony Award recipient), Bon- nie & Clyde, Hugh Jackman: Back on Broad- way, Sister Act, 9 to 5, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, The Little Mermaid, Tarzan and Billy Crystal’s 700 Sundays. Regional: The Nutty Profes- sor, Tales of the City, Emma, Robin and the 7 Hoods. Other credits include The Lion King, Mary Poppins, The Producers, Hairspray, Aida, Titanic, How to Succeed in Business… (’95), The Who’s Tommy and Guys and Dolls. “Love to my beautiful gem.”
JOSH MARQUETTE (Hair Design)
NY/London: Pretty Woman, Mean Girls, Present Laughter, Dreamgirls, Paramour, Tuck Everlasting, School of Rock, Something Rotten!, Aladdin, Kinky Boots, The Book of Mormon, Trip of Love, First Date, Elf The Musical, Dogfight, The Best Man, Look Back in Anger, The Drowsy Chaperone, Pig Farm, The… Trailer Park Musical, Altar Boyz, Show Boat @ Carnegie Hall, Mamma Mia!, Encores!: Most Happy Fella, & Follies. West Coast: Robin & the 7 Hoods, Peep Show, Minsky’s, Vanities. Television: “The Slap”, “30 Rock”, “SNL”. Instagram: @josh_marquette
RUSTY MOWERY (Associate Choreographer)
Thrilled/blessed to be working with Jerry Mitchell again! Rusty is associate choreographer for Kinky Boots Broadway, Legally Blonde London and U.K. tour. Production dance supervisor of Hairspray on Broadway and first national tour. Rusty appeared on Broadway in Hairspray, Legally Blonde, Seussical, Ragtime, Cats. Love to Barry and family.
D.B. BONDS (Associate Director)
is thrilled to be continuing his association with Jerry Mitchell after working with him as an actor in the national tours of Legally Blonde and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. D.B is the associate director of Kinky Boots on Broadway.
BRIAN STRUMWASSER (Make-up Designer)
New York based Makeup Designer/Artist and Hairstylist.B’wayandNat’lTours:LarryDavid’sFishin the Dark, Gentleman’s Guide, The Bridges of Madison County, Ever After. Off-B’way: Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical. B’way: The Crucible,Beautiful, Mamma Mia!, A Bronx Tale, Waitress, Hand to God, Cabaret, Matilda, Aladdin, Cinderella, The Lion King, The End of the Rainbow. BrianStrumwasser.com
KATHY FABIAN (Props Supervisor)
has created props for more than 50 Broadway productions. Recent credits include The Realistic Joneses, If/ Then, Rocky, Bridges of Madison County, I’ll Eat You Last, Lucky Guy, Chaplin, Nice Work If You Can Get It, A Streetcar Named Desire, Stick Fly, The Normal Heart and The House of Blue Leaves.
ROBERTO SINHA (Music Supervisor)
Broadway: Big Fish, Bullets Over Broadway, Violet, It Shoulda Been You. National tours: Kinky Boots, Elf, Cinderella. Off-Broadway: Red Eye of Love. Roberto serves as music director for the Broad- way Dreams Foundation, a non-profit national performing arts education program. Graduate of Penn State (M.F.A. music directing) and Florida State (B.M. piano performance). Proud member of AFM 802.
TALITHA FEHR (Music Coordinator)
strives daily to carry on the contracting traditions of her mentor, Sam Lutfiyya. Broadway: A Christ- mas Story. National tours: Sister Act, Annie, The Wizard of Oz, West Side Story, Evita, Catch Me If You Can, Come Fly Away, Mamma Mia!, Fiddler on the Roof, Chicago, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Movin’ Out, and 101 Dalmatians. International tours: West Side Story, Sound of Music, Swing!, Cinderella, The King and I. Other: The Pirate Queen, 2010 Winter Olympics Ceremonies.
ALLIED TOURING (Tour Marketing & Press)
is a full-service engagement management agency representing Broadway tours and other live touring events across North America. Current tours: An American in Paris, The Book of Mormon, Bright Star, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella, Elf the Musical, The Humans, Kinky Boots, Motown the Musical, RENT, School of Rock, Something Rotten!, and Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Upcoming tours: Bandstand;Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Hello, Dolly!; and The Play that Goes Wrong.
MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL (www.mtimusicalworlds.com)
is one of the world’s leading dramatic licensing agencies, protecting the rights and legacies of composers, lyricists and book writers. MTI’s core business is issuing licenses, scripts, musical materials and dynamic theatrical resources to schools as well as amateur and professional theatres across the globe. With over 400 classic and contemporary show titles from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and London’s West End, MTI shows have been performed by 60,000 theatrical organizations in the US and in over 60 countries worldwide. mtishows.com.
TROIKA ENTERTAINMENT (Producer)
has been an innovator in touring musical theater productions for over two decades, producing shows throughout North, Central, and South America, Europe and Asia. Additionally, the company is experienced in casino and leisure markets. Current and upcoming productions include An American in Paris, The Bodyguard, Love Never Dies, On Your Feet!, School of Rock, The Color Purple, Kinky Boots and the Asian tour of Sister Act. With strong ties to the Broadway community, TROIKA prides itself on delivering top quality productions to audiences worldwide. Please visit us at www.troika.com.
FORESIGHT THEATRICAL (Management Consultant)
is comprised of partners Allan Williams, Aaron Lustbader, and Mark Shacket who oversee and supervise The Phantom of the Opera, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, and The Band's Visit on Broadway, as well as the worldwide management of Kinky Boots.
DARYL ROTH (Original Producer)
holds the singular distinction of producing seven Pulitzer Prize- winning plays: Anna in the Tropics, August: Osage County (2008 Tony), Clybourne Park (2012 Tony), How I Learned to Drive, Proof (2001 Tony), Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women and Wit. She has produced more than 85 award- winning productions including Buyer & Cellar; Caroline, or Change; Curtains; The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?; Love, Loss, and What I Wore; The Normal Heart (2011 Tony); A Raisin in the Sun (2014 Tony); The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife; War Horse (2011 Tony). “Love to Steven, my wonderful family, Lucy and Leo ever in my heart.” DarylRothProductions.com.
HAL LUFTIG (Original Producer)
Winner of four Tony Awards and London’s Olivier Award, Hal Luftig has worked on and off Broadway for the past 25 years. Broadway: Evita, Catch Me If You Can, Come Fly Away, West Side Story, All My Sons, Legally Blonde, The Times They Are A- Changin’, Whoopi, Movin’ Out, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Annie Get Your Gun, High So- ciety, The Diary of Anne Frank, The King and I, Moon Over Buffalo, Angels in America, Jelly’s Last Jam, The Secret Garden. He is currently developing the new musical The Last Goodbye, an adaptation of Romeo and Juliet featuring the music of Jeff Buckley. Hal has an M.F.A. from Columbia University and an ulcer from tension.