Originally published in the June 2019 issue of Dramatics.
IN 2010, Thespian Troupe 6379 alum Justin Levine was music director (also orchestrator, conductor, and musician) for the Off-Broadway and Broadway runs of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. In July, he returns to Broadway with Moulin Rouge!, this time as music supervisor (plus arranger, orchestrator, and lyricist).
Previously, the multitalented Northport (N.Y.) native was music director and orchestrator for the Off-Broadway productions of Murder Ballad (2012) and Love’s Labour’s Lost (2013), as well as music director and collaborating producer for Here Lies Love (2014).
As a writer and composer, his credits include the book and score to Bonfire Night (2016) and the Drama Desk-nominated music for A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2017). As a performer, he’s half of the cabaret duo Pepper and Sam, has traveled the world with the Clinton Curtis Band, and has sung backup for Adele at Radio City Music Hall.