Will Reynolds is an actor/songwriter most recently seen in the NY revival of Sondheim’s Passion at Classic Stage Company, dir. by John Doyle. Will is the composer/conceiver of The Greenwood Tree (NYMF, Kennedy Center “Page to Stage” Festival) and Poems & Moon Songs, a song constellation – with the song “Tavern” featured on Audra McDonald’s most recent album Go Back Home. Will is a Johnny Mercer Project songwriter for ASCAP, and A 2013 Dramatist Guild Fellow. With Eric Price: Radioactive (Penn State “Nu Musicals”), The Sixth Borough (Indiana University “Premiere Musicals”), and Around the World (Utah Festival Opera).
“Tavern” (with text by Edna St. Vincent Millay) was recorded by Audra McDonald for her album Go Back Home.
The Greenwood Tree
based on the Sonnets by Shakespeare
music and concept by Will Reynolds
Poems & Moon Songs
a song constellation
music and lyrics by Will Reynolds
with poetry by: Emily Dickinson, AE Houseman, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and Mattie Stepanek
book & lyrics by Eric Price
music by Will Reynolds
Sheet music is available for purchase at New Musical Theatre: