John Prestianni — John has been a professional pianist, composer, dance accompanist and musical director in New York for over 20 years. He is an accompanist at several universities and schools, including NYU (Steinhart), American Theater Dance Workshop, and most recently LaGuardia High School, involved in both the dance and drama departments. He is also the Musical Director for the 'Kids Company' at the West Side YMCA for 8 seasons running.
As a composer: most recently 'The Golden Contender' and 'Pie Rats' for Brooklyn Childrens Theater, 'The Black Dahlia' at the York Theater in 2008, 'The Vaudevillian' at the Lark theater in 2005. A member of BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theater Workshop (Advanced).