News

Stonewall Museum Presentation

October 26, 2019

10/23/19 – An exciting first presentation of excerpts from our AMAZING QUEER SONGBOOK at the Stonewall National Museum & Archives in Wilton Manors FLA. With Emery Grant – Director of Programming and Education, and writer Gregg Shapiro.


Amazing Queer Songbook – Phase 2

September 11, 2019

9/12/19 – We’re excited to announce the launch of our 2019 CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN!  Please consider supporting us as we continue to document & celebrate our 44 year history of collaboration and love.


New Interview

September 7, 2019

9/7/19 – Check us out in the September/October issue of Passport Magazine. Interview by Arthur Wooten. Photo by J.J. Tiziou. The first time we’ve been featured in the SPA issue of a national gay travel and lifestyle magazine! View the full interview HERE.


Lulu

July 24, 2019

7/22/19 – An intensely productive week in New York working on our new musical Lulu with these awesome actors (L to R): Dan Domenech, Lauren Molina, Katie Zaffrann, Jesse Manocherian, Michelle Liu Coughlin, and Robert Anthony (Raj) Jones.


Editing our Songbook

July 19, 2019

7/18/19 – Filmmaker Matt Gurren editing I STAND BEFORE YOU at his studio on Roosevelt Island. Part of our musical memoir, MICHAEL & DAN’S AMAZING QUEER SONGBOOK, this song – which we wrote in 1992 – is performed by the great Javier Muñoz. Coming soon!


Let Me Love You Now

July 15, 2019

7/16/19 – In celebration of our 44th anniversary we’re pleased to share this new film of our song LET ME LOVE YOU NOW performed by Brandon Haagenson with pianist/musical director Eric Svejcar. The latest film in a cycle of 10 short musical films created for our AMAZING QUEER SONGBOOK. Enjoy!


Celebrating our Pride

June 25, 2019

6/25/19 – In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall we’re happy to share A CIRCLE OF DIAMONDS – a short musical film based on our original song inspired by the late great Edie Windsor. Created in collaboration with B. Proud, Howie Michael Smith and Leah Bonvissuto. Performed by Jillian Louis and Nicole Van Giesen with musical direction by Chris McGovern. Enjoy!


Clay Artists x 2

May 22, 2019

5/17/19 – Ceramic sculptor Alfredo Ratinoff with Michael at Biello Martin Studio. Alfredo and his partner Shane are great new friends and Old City neighbors!


Bi Blues

May 9, 2019

5/8/19 – We’re pleased to share BI BLUES – the newest film in a cycle of 10 musical films created for our AMAZING QUEER SONGBOOK.  Sung by NYC based performer and Rock The Audition founder SHERI SANDERS with pianist ERIC SVEJCAR.  Enjoy!


PDD Rooftop Evening

May 9, 2019

5/8/19 – Celebrating with our studio-mate Kelly at the one year anniversary fundraiser for Philadelphia Design District on the roof of the newly renovated National Building in Old City. A lovely, fun evening!