Micah Young is a music director, composer and writer. Currently he is music directing the National Tour of Fun Home. As music director he has worked on shows such as Pageant
(Drama Desk - Best Revival), A Christmas Memory (Outer Critics Circle - Best Musical), Crossing Swords, Award winning Best Music Director in the New York Musical Theatre Festival 2013 . His work on Broadway includes White Christmas, Mamma Mia, Spring Awakening, Chicago, Promises, Promises, Mary Poppins, Porgy and Bess, Bye, Bye Birdie, Cinderella. Off-Broadway/Regional: Murder Ballad (Studio Theatre), Lincoln in Love (Goodspeed Opera House). He has performed at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Caroline’s Comedy Club, Metropolitan Room, and Joe’s Pub, NYC.
As a composer and lyricist, his original compositions have been commissioned by Miracle House, The Flea Theatre, Ma-Yi Theatre Company. Hi training includes the Professional Musical Theatre Workshop with Paul Gemignani, Interlochen Arts Academy, and Manhattan School of Music with Constance Keene and Maria Asteriadou.
. He keeps a blog at ontheblogway.com. His Christmas Album “Come In From The Cold” available on his website, cdbaby.com, iTunes, amazon.com.
Micah has taught for serval years at the US Performing Arts in New York, as well as classes at AMDA, NYU, Jacob’s Pillow, and has given masterclasses at various private studios, high schools, and colleges around the country.