words & music
DANNY J. ROONEY
Danny is the composer/lyricist for A Smalltowne Christmas: A New Old-Fashioned (but original!) Musical which had it's premier production at the Macklanburg Playhouse in collaboration with Stephens College. He also is the composer/lyricist and book co-writer for The Game Boy which is gearing up for a debut concert at 54 Below in September 2023, and the composer/lyricist and book writer for GLUE: A Pony Tale which was a semi-finalist for the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's National Musical Theater Conference in 2023.
His work has been produced in multiple industry readings and cabarets and was recently featured in Theatre Accelerator: New Realities Edition through Apples and Oranges Arts.
Danny is a graduate of Syracuse University's Musical Theatre Department and now lives in Hells Kitchen in New York City.
Danny and his writing partner Stacia Fernandez will be working with the Stephens College Conservatory of Musical Theatre department on the premier collegiate production of A Smalltowne Christmas directed and choreographed by Richard Stafford.
The Super held an industry reading with a cast of Broadway talent produced by Walk Run Fly Productions and directed by Kristin McCarthy Parker.