- Rick Cummins
RICK CUMMINS is the composer/author of several Off-Broadway and regional theatre musicals and plays -- That's Life! (Outer Critics Circle nominee); The Little Prince (starring Tony Award winner Daisy Eagan, and now available in four different formats through Dramatic Publishing Company); Pets! ( produced at Playhouse 91 and Theatre East, also available through DPC); Sherlock Holmes and the Red-Headed League (Theatreworks USA, published by Samuel French, Inc.); Tiny Tim's Christmas Carol (Brooklyn Academy of Music, and now the annual holiday show for the Pennsylvania Rep Company); Amos & Olga (Playhouse by the River), and A Virtual Woman (staged readings at AMAS Musical Theatre). Rick's incidental music scores for classic plays such as Death of a Salesman, The Glass Menagerie, Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Taming of the Shrew, Sam Shepard's Icarus's Mother), and others have been performed in New York, Sweden, Germany, Italy, Canada, and across the U.S. On compact disc, his music can be heard on Varese-Sarabande's Broadway Bound: New Writers for the Musical Theatre, Dottie Burman's I'm In Love With My Computer, and Leahy Production's That's Life! He has also written music and lyrics for children's songs, industrials, and film. He is an alumnus of New York's BMI/Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop and is a member of the Dramatists Guild and ASCAP.