AMY ENGELHARDT wrote the score for BASTARD JONES, nominated for the Off-Broadway Alliance’s Best New Musical Award and a Richard Rodgers Award Finalist. Developed with a NAMT Writers’ Residency Grant at the Millikin New Musicals Workshop, the show also received support from the Frederick Loewe Foundation. Other theatrical credits include TRIPTYCH (book/music/lyrics, New York Transit Museum), lyrics for commissioned adaptations of Carl Sagan's CONTACT (2009 Puget Sound Theatre Award), NICHOLAS NICKLEBY, TESLA (New Musicals Foundation) and music/lyrics for A COMEDY OF ERAS (with the Flying Karamazov Brothers). Amy is a recipient of the Burman Award for Songwriting from the Manhattan Association of Cabarets (MAC) and was Creator/Artistic Producer of TUNE IN TIME, New York’s Musical Theater Game Show (York Theatre 2014-2016). Guest appearances/writing features: In The Works (The Duplex), Broadway Sessions, Broadway Celebrates New Musical Theater (54 Below/Feinstein’s), Winter Rhythms (Urban Stages), Mostly Musicals (Los Angeles), ASCAP/A Little New Music (Los Angeles), Birdland, Don’t Tell Mama, 53 Above, Iridium, The Triad/Stage 72, the Met Room. During the holidays, Amy tours with Harry Shearer (The Simpsons, This is Spinal Tap) and Judith Owen in CHRISTMAS WITHOUT TEARS, performing her original, comedic holiday songs (available at cdbaby.com). From 1998-2011, Amy recorded 4 albums and toured the US and Europe as a vocalist/writer/arranger for Grammy-nominated, genre-busting vocal band The Bobs. She is the only honorary female member of the Vienna Boys Choir.
- Off Broadway
- NYC/Tri-State Area
- LA/Southern California
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- Theatrical Composer (Music and Lyrics)
- Theatrical Composer (Music only)
- Theatrical Lyricist
- Vocal Director and/or Choral Prep
- Vocal Arranger
- Music Transcriber
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