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Lucia LaNave

Lucia LaNave

She/Her

Biography

Lucia LaNave is a music director and pianist based in VA, and is an active member of the DC chapter of the American Federation of Musicians (AFM). Recent credits: “The World Goes Round," "Fiddler on the Roof" (Keys 2, Olney Theatre Center); "Little Shop of Horrors" (Sub. Keys 2, Ford's Theatre); "Kinky Boots" (Sub. Keys 2, Olney Theatre Center); “Falsettos” (Sub. Keys 2, Rep Stage); “Bat Boy” (Music Director, American University); “The Prom,” “Carrie,” “The Hello Girls,” “Urinetown,” “As You Like It” (Music Director, The Theatre Lab); “Something Rotten” (Music Director, Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre); “Bright Star” (Music Director, Levine Music Theatre); “Lucky Stiff” (Music Director, Nextstop Theatre Company); “The Christmas Angel” (Music Director, Creative Cauldron); "Ride the Cyclone" (Associate Music Director/Conductor, Nextstop Theatre Company).

Along with her production work, she has participated in several new musical workshops: “Inside My Head,” written and composed by Zak Sandler (Music Director, The REACH at the Kennedy Center); “Vanishing Girl,” composed by Bill Yanesh and written by Hope Villenueva (Rehearsal pianist, Flying V Theatre). She has also music directed cabarets (including a 90s Girl Group Cabaret for Olney Theatre Center) and played for concert productions (including "West Side Story" for Olney Theatre Center). She has had the pleasure of working with Broadway talents, including accompanying Lisa Howard (25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) in concert. She teaches voice and piano for the Metropolitan Studio of the Arts. She is a judge for the Virginia High School League (VHSL) One-Act Theatre Competition. 

Professional Experience

  • Regional
  • Concerts/Cabaret
  • Education

Regions

  • D.C./Baltimore/Mid-Atlantic

Interested in touring?

  • Yes

Maestra Expertise

  • Music Director/Conductor (Pianist)
  • Music Director/Conductor (Baton)
  • Vocal Director and/or Choral Prep
  • Music Assistant
  • Instrumentalist/Pit Musician
  • Keyboard Programmer
  • Audition Pianist
  • Class/Voice Lesson/Rehearsal Pianist
  • Rehearsal Pianist
  • Voice Teacher (Private Studio)
  • Voice Teacher (Educational Institution)

Primary Instruments

  • Piano
  • Synthesizer
  • Voice

Additional Instruments

  • Guitar - acoustic
  • Synth - keyboards
  • Ukulele

Software

  • Finale
  • GarageBand
  • MainStage
  • QLab

Additional Skills

  • Actor-Musician
  • Singer/Performer

Affiliations

  • THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF MUSICIANS (AFM)