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Weiner, Michael
Weiner, Michael

MICHAEL WEINER co-wrote music and lyrics for the Broadway musical First Date, which ran at the Longacre Theatre in New York starring Zachary Levi (Disney’s Tangled, TV’s “Chuck”) after a sold-out run at Seattle’s 5th Avenue/ACT Theatres. The romantic comedy musical has now been produced in over 50 cities around the world including: Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Melbourne, Jerusalem, Rome and more. Michael co-wrote the score for a Broadway musical adaptation of the film Secondhand Lions (book by Rupert Holmes/produced by Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures) which premiered at the 5th Avenue Theatre. Liberty Smith, for which Michael composed the music, enjoyed a successful run at historic Ford’s Theatre in Washington D.C. Recently, Michael wrote original songs for the hottest musical act in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Celestina Warbeck & the Banshees, based on a character by J.K. Rowling. He has developed TV projects for ABC, FOX, Disney Channel and Nickelodeon and has created shows and songs for Disney Animation, Disney Cruise Line, and Disney Parks around the globe. Upcoming stage musicals include: an adaptation of the hit film 17 Again (Directed by Adam Shankman/Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures), Galileo (book by Emmy-Winning writer Danny Strong) and 13 Going on 30 (Directed by Andy Fickman). Michael is the 2012 recipient of the ASCAP Richard Rodgers New Horizons Award. www.zacharyandweiner.com

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