ENCORE: Mario! A Salute to the Great Lanza! RETURNS
Tuesdays October 15th & November 19th at 7pm
"Sean Patrick Murtagh is an exciting addition to the Cabaret World." -- Stephen Sorokoff, BroadwayWorld.com
"With to die for classical leading man looks made even more handsome by a tailored black suit, crisp white shirt, and black tie, Mr. Murtagh's replete and powerful voice filled The Green Room..." -- Bobby Patrick, Broadwayworld.com
Sean Patrick Murtagh, New York based singer and actor as well as San Francisco Cabaret Fixture, makes his Green Room Debut in MARIO! A Salute to the great Lanza.An open love letter to the golden tenor of Hollywood. Featuring Classic Hollywood Musicals, Opera, and Neapolitan Favorites. Sean Patrick creates an intimate nostalgic evening that will make you fall in love. Just when you thought they didn’t make singers like that anymore!
Directed by, Chris Giordano
Musical Director, Cody Dry
Mario! A Salute to the Great Lanza
Sean Patrick Murtagh, New York based singer and actor as well as San Francisco Cabaret Fixture, makes his Green Room DEBUT in MARIO! A Salute to the great Lanza. An open love letter to the golden tenor of Hollywood. Featuring Classic Hollywood Musicals, Opera, and Neapolitan Favorites. Sean Patrick creates an intimate nostalgic evening that will make you fall in love. Just when you thought they didn’t make singers like that anymore!
“What makes his show so wonderful — in addition to his flawless vocal technique — is the funny, often intimate, and always heartfelt commentary in between his numbers. If you ever get a chance to see him perform, please do!” - Sally Hogarty, East Bay Times
I am EXCITED to FINALLY announce that I will be Bobby this September in a 2 night concert production of COMPANY
5/14/2013- Sean is appearing TONIGHT! in NY Theater Barn's Concert Series featuring SALVAGE. Some great music...no joke!!
5/6/2013- Fundraiser event in Brooklyn for the new web series: BELOW THE LINE. Sean has shot one of two episodes so far. Come to The Gibson 6:30-10:00 to help get this wonderful project up off the ground.
4/9/2013- BACKSTAGE at 54 Below...just can't get enough of this place!!! Tonight 10:30- ??:??am!
4/1/2013- THE CALLBACK at 54 Below. Sean will be competing for his own solo show at Broadway's new hot spot! (update: Sean did not move on, but he managed to get quite a bit of attention...have a look for yourself:
3/24/2013-Closing day of STRIKE UP THE BAND! What a fun run. Thanks for all of you who came to support us!
3/12/2013- Opening Night of STRIKE UP THE BAND! Anne Kaufmann (daughter of the playwright) came to support us!
2/22/2013- THIS JUST IN!!! I will be appearing in Musical Tonight's production of STRIKE UP THE BAND! Rehearsals start Monday!
2/16/2013- I am officially announcing my debut cabaret:
MY MAMA'S RADIO...more details to come.
12/24/2012- Again...what an HONOR to be asked to sing for the AIDS Emergency Fund's Christmas Eve Dinner. Wonderful Day. Wonderful People.
12/16/2012- This afternoon I said my final goodbye to My voice teacher and mentor, Richard Nickol. Singing "Bring Him Home" has never felt more significant.
11/28/2012- I will be singing on Christmas Eve at the AIDS Emergency Fund's Dinner. It is an honor to be asked to sing for Richard Nickol. I will be putting together a set as well as closing the event with "O Holy Night."
9/10/2012- It is with a heavy heart I announce the passing of Richard Nickol. He was a brilliant man who helped open my hear, eyes, mind and voice. Every stage I step, he will be there with me.
6/30/2012- Will be appearing in NYMF's reading series- The Sugar Hill Sister later in July!
3/20/2012- What a busy audition season this is shaping out to be...send good vibes people!
02/19/12- Closing performance of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE. Goodbye Dublin…for now.
02/16/12- Terrance McNally, Lynn Ahren, and Stephen Flaherty are hosting a talk back after tonight’s performance…and Roger Rees will be there too! What a wonderful night! www.galleryplayers.com
01/28/2012- Opening night of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at the Gallery Players in Brooklyn. www.galleryplayers.com for tickets.
Even Older News
01/04/12- Just finished a two-day master class "Permission to Play" with the amazing Victoria Clark & Andrew Byrne. So much talent, heart and growth in one room.
01/02/12- First rehearsal for A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE!! Jan. 18th- Feb. 28th
12/21/11- Sean just accepted the role of Oscar Wilde in A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at The Gallery Players in Brooklyn! www.galleryplayers.com
HOLY UPDATE!!! My site is starting to look a little more how I want it to!
The American Songbook Project's "NAME THAT TUNE 2011" Benefit starting at 7pm! Can't wait to meet the judges: Jane Kaczmarek, William Ivey Long, JaneKaczmarek, Tara Rubin, Adam Feldman, and On Stage's Frank DiLella!
Check out pics in my OUT & ABOUT album in my GALLERY
Blacker, by Russ Weatherford for The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts is the inaugural show for their Salon Series. Sean appeared as Edward Murphy.
The American Songbook Project presents:
"Name That Tune" Costume Benefit
Friday, November 4, 2011
THE HUDSON THEATER
145 West 44th Street (between 6th & 7th Avenues)
Purchase Tickets or Table (on-line)
Honoring Broadway Composer Jerry Herman
(Hello Dolly, Mame, La Cage aux Folles, Milk and Honey, Mack and Mabel, and many more) in his 80th Birthday year.
Honoring GUILD HALL | East Hampton, New York
For 80 years of Excellence in Concerts featuring The American Songbook
Dr. Ruth Appelhof, Executive Director
Josh Gladstone, Artistic Director of the John Drew Theater
Jim Lawson, Assistant Artistic Director of the John Drew Theater
Sean returns to San Francisco for a quick trip to sing at a wedding and of course swing by Martuni's to sing a few tunes.
The American Songbook Project hosted a benefit on Tuesday, July 26th at Sardi's. Author and advertising exec, Tyler DeAngelo, read excerpts from each chapter of his hilarious book “Learn Just Enough to Get Laid." It was followed by several of New York’s finest male artists who performed songs related to each chapter’s topic: cooking, wine, speaking French, astronomy, construction, magic, guitar, and religion.
METROSTAR Competition at The Metropolitan Room in NYC. Sean was chosen to compete in this unique competition offering the winner a fully produced cabaret in the venue.
Bound for Broadway @ The Duplex! Sean appreared in this on-going showcase, singing "Out There" & "Out There" :-) (from Disney'sThe Hunchback of Notre Dame & Cy Coleman's Barnum respectively).
The American Songbook Projects 1st ever GUILD SOIREE: Sean, not only the board treasurer, lent his vocal talents to the evening singing- "I Can't Give You Anything But Love," "Only Love," & "Over the Rainbow." The evening was a HUGE success. Video content to follow soon. www.theamericansongbookproject.com
150!!! Sean was invited to sing, "Sex with the EX" as part of Seth Bisen-Hersh's 150 Showcase Celebration! the song is hilarious...and oh, so true! Check it out: SEX WITH THE EX!
Sean appears in his second appearance in Seth Bisen-Hersh's "Talent Showcase!" It was a wonderful night- and Sean packed the room! Check out the video footage on his MEDIA page and youtube channel SFNYBCN83
Sean sang at Birland Jazz Club this evening for Jim Caruso's "Cast Party." What a fun night...and there is even a video to capture it. Please go to the MEDIA page and check it out. If you like it please subscribe to my youtube channel SFNYBCN83
Sean has booked to more appearances in Seth Bisen-Hirsh's "Seth's Talent Showcase" at Don't Tell Mama- Tuesday March 22nd 7pm: a two song set of his choice
& Sunday May 1st at 7pm: Seth's 150 Show! Singing his hilarious song, "Sex with the Ex."
www.sethbh.com or www.donttellmamanyc.com
Sean proudly joins the Board as treasurer for The American Songbook Project!! A great organization that goes into schools to introduce young people to some of the beautiful melodies and meaningful lyrics of the American songs that are part of their heritage. Check it out: www.theamericansongbookproject.com
It's OFFICIAL! Sean signs his EQUITY (AEA) contract!! Watch out...here he comes!
Sean made his Don't Tell Mama debut in Seth's Talent Showcase. Thank you to Seth Bisen Hirsh for arranging such a wonderful evening of music and talent. Thank you to all who came out to support it was an amazing night! Please check under "MEDIA" to see the reel.
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Have a beautiful day and a wonderful 2011!
After a refreshing holiday hiatus, Sean returns to WBT for the final 6 weeks of JEKYLL & HYDE! visit: www.broadwaytheatre.com
Opening Night!! Huge success! congratulations to the Wonderful Cast, Crew, and Production Team! Here's to an amazing 4 month run!
Previews begin for Jekyll & Hyde, the musical at Westchester Broadway Theatre!!!!
Rehearsals begin for Jekyll & Hyde, the musical @ Westchester! Wonderful meeting the cast and production team. Robert CUCCIOLI!! Can't believe it!
So long, Brooklyn! Manhattan, here I come!!!
MetroStar2010: I sang in the first rounds of the Metropolian Room's MetroStar2010. Great Night! Great Talent! thanks to all my friends who came out and supported