Angela Sclafani’s Songbook: Live

Wednesday, June 6 | Show @ 7PM | Party @ 8:30PM

Composed & Performed by ANGELA SCLAFANI
Directed by BEN SALUS
Music Director & Keys DAN GARMON
Drums JESSIE LINDEN
Guitar GABE MERIZALDE
Bass LLOYD KIKOLER
Saxophone TYLER KION
Produced by LI KENNEDY
Featuring JESSE WEIL, DAISY CARNELIA, NICOLE WEISS, MATT RODIN, ADRIENNE ELLER, MONICA RAMIREZ, ALEXIS FLOYD

Joined by a full band and special guest singers, effervescent songwriter/performer, Angela Sclafani, lights up the ANT Fest Lounge with the lush sounds and female-centered stories of her folk-pop songbook.

 

ABOUT THE ARTIST

ANGELA SCLAFANI is a singer, songwriter, theater composer and actor. Her original musical, The Other Side of Paradise, which she wrote, performed and co-produced, premiered in Ars Nova’s ANT Fest 2017 under the direction of Hunter Bird. Angela has performed with artists such as Todd Almond, Courtney Love, Shaina Taub, Heidi Rodewald, Teen Commandments and Years & Years in venues that include The Beacon Theatre, The Theater at Madison Square Garden, Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater, McKittrick Hotel and The Studio at Webster Hall. Off Broadway: Single Rider (The Players Theatre). Select theater: Kansas City Choir Boy (A.R.T. | Oberon, CTG), The Daughters (NYU), Liz Swados’ The Reality Show; Workshops/Readings: The Flamingo Kid (dir. Darko Tresjak), Agent 355, Burn All Night, The Good Swimmer. Angela is a 2018 Richie Jackson Artist Fellow, an inaugural resident of The Orchard Project NYC Greenhouse and a 2018 Jonathan Larson Grant Finalist. She is currently recording and mixing her new EP entitled Your Ghost and her music can be found online. Angela graduated from NYU Tisch with a BFA in Drama. angelasclafani.com.

 

ABOUT THE LOUNGE SERIES

While ANT Fest rages nonstop all month long, don’t miss the Lounge Series — intimate, pop-up encounters with fest alums, debuting fresh new ideas and sounds — in the oh-so-lux ANT Fest Lounge.

 


PARTY WITH US

Party with the artists post-show in our swank AF lounge! We’re servin up hot slices & cold brews at the straight-up cheapest bar in midtown. All the cool kids will be there.