RULES THE WORLD
Conceived and Directed by
Associate Director: Riley Krull
Book/Lyrics: Jay Falzone
Music/Lyrics: Matt Gumley & Evan Jay Newman
Music Director: Evan Jay Newman
Cole Ragsdale, Matt Gumley, Leah Kreitz, Mike Backes, Melanie Brook, Mia Gerachis, Ian Coulter-Buford, Hillary Dominguez, Tiffany Engen, Hillary Fisher, Kurt Hellerich, Pilar Martinez, Michael Nigro, Scott Redmond, Roy Flores, Aaron Ramey
MARC EARDLEY (Director & Producer) Selected: Get GOT: A New Musical, Death Party, Hedwig and The Angry Inch, Liner Notes, The Affair in 22B, Thatʼs Showbiz! (MITF), Wilhemstrasse (Fringe), Standby (Fringe), Really Bad Things (NYMF). Stage Managing: High Fidelity (B’way) 50 Shades: the Original Parody, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, "Seussical" Nat'l tour, “The God Committee” (Lamb's Theater), “All the Bad Things” (LAB Theatre), “Childrenʼs Letters to God” (1st natʼl tour), “From My Hometown,” “ROAR,” among others. Book writer: Son of Captain Blood (the story of Sean and Errol Flynn), The Notorious Dr. August (a musical adaptation of the book by Christopher Bram), and a musical adaptation of Superboys, a book about the origin of Superman and Superheroes.
JAY FALZONE (Book & Lyrics) Selected writing credits: Divorce Party, The Musical (Lyrics / Co-writer), Dear Mom (Co-writer), Parenting 101 (Co-writer/ Director/ Choreographer), and You Don’t Know Jack (Book/ Lyrics). As one of the creators of The Calamari Sisters, Jay has written the book and additional lyrics for Cooking with The Calamari Sisters as well as its 8 follow up shows, all of which have been touring the country since 2009. Directing/Choreographing credits: Bush Wars (Off-Broadway), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (National Tour), Snoopy (50th Anniversary National Tour), Shout, The Mod Musical (Chicago; National Tour), 42nd Street (Naples, FL), and I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change! (Rochester, NY - 9-year run). Currently, writing the book for Kung-Fusical: The Kung Fu Musical.
MATT GUMLEY (Music & Lyrics) Matt is thrilled to be both a character and composer on this amazing show! Broadway: Runaways at Encores! Off Center, Elf The Musical, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast: Off-Broadway: London Wall (Mint Theater Co.) Lost In Yonkers (TACT Theatre Co.) Distracted (Roundabout) Regional: Lost in Yonkers (Barrington Stage Co.), Lord Of The Flies (Denver Center Theater), A Thousand Clowns (Two River Theater Co). Film: Theresa Is A Mother, Blowtorch 2015, TV: “Modern Family”, “The Americans”, “Psych”, “NYC 22”, “Law & Order, SVU”, “Drake and Josh”, “Dora The Explorer” (voice of Benny the Bull)
EVAN JAY NEWMAN (Music & Lyrics/Music Supervision) Credits include: Composer: Lyra: A Dark Fairy Tale;The Oregon Trail: The Game: The Musical; Music Director: The Simon & Garfunkel Story (International Tour); Green Day’s American Idiot (International Tour, 2012-2014); tick, tick...BOOM! (Revision Theatre); The Secret of Mrs. Shakespeare (starring Betty Buckley, directed by Graciela Daniele); Associate Music Director: Rodgers & Hammerstien’s ‘Cinderella’ (National Tour); Mamma Mia! (National Tour) Vocal Director: Celebrity Cruises Constellation and Summit. Music Assistant: Andrew Lippa (2006-2008); Brian Lowdermilk (2010 - 2011); Assistant Music Director: Battlecry; Nero (by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater); The King and I; Hairspray (Weston Playhouse); Broadway Music Assistance: Legally Blonde; High Fidelity.
KGM Theatrical/Daniel Kuney (General Manager) KGM Theatrical is a New York City based theatrical general management firm representing live entertainment globally. Credits include: Heartbreak Hotel (Chicago), Puffs (Off-Broadway), Rock of Ages (Broadway), Fela! (Broadway, Tours), A Night with Janis Jopin (Tour), Reasons to Be Pretty (Broadway), The 39 Steps (Broadway), The Homecoming (Broadway), Talk Radio (Broadway), Heathers (Off-Broadway), Altar Boyz (Off-Broadway), and many more. kgmtheatrical.com