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Annie Get Your Gun in Concert

Music & Lyrics by Irving Berlin

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra, Company & YAAjunior with narrator Mary Ellin Barrett Lerner

October 28, 2018
Dekelboum Concert Hall
The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
College Park, MD

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Les Misérables in Concert

Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
based on the novel by Victor Hugo

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Company & YAAjunior

March 16, 2019
Music Center at Strathmore
North Bethesda, MD

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Destino: Preludes

Music & Words by Jorge Mejia

Executive Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Jorge Mejia, piano &
Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra Philharmonic

March 17, 2019
Music Center at Strathmore
North Bethesda, MD

Ragtime in Concert (2018)

Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens / Music by Stephen Flaherty

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Company & YAAjunior,
with the Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras Philharmonic,
James Hubert Blake High School & Eleanor Roosevelt High School Combined Choruses

Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

The Bernstein Songbook Cabaret (2018)

WORLD PREMIERE

Music by Leonard Bernstein

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Company


Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C.

AMP by Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

The Sound of Music in Concert (2017)

Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II / Music by Richard Rodgers

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra, Company & YAAjunior

The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD

The Songs of Tim Rice (2017)

PBS: Maryland Public Television

WORLD PREMIERE

Lyrics by Tim Rice / Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus, Alan Menken and Elton John

Executive Produced by Rolando Sanz
Devised and Directed by Hugh Woolridge

HOSTED BY SIR TIM RICE

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Company

Originally aired on June 1, 2017
Maryland Public Television (PBS)

The Circle of Life (2017)
The Songs of Tim Rice in Concert

WORLD PREMIERE

Lyrics by Tim Rice / Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus, Alan Menken and Elton John

Executive Produced by Rolando Sanz
Devised and Directed by Hugh Woolridge

HOSTED BY SIR TIM RICE
STARRING ADAM PASCAL

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Company

The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

The Wizard of Oz in Concert (2016)

Lyrics by A.Y. Harburg / Music by Harold Arlen

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Company

Guest Narrator: Robert Aubry Davis

Dekelboum Concert Hall
The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD

I Am Anne Hutchinson / I Am Harvey Milk  (2016)

a new concept opera

WORLD PREMIERE / DC Premiere
Words & Music by Andrew Lippa

Executive Produced by Rolando Sanz

STARRING KRISTIN CHENOWETH & ANDREW LIPPA

featuring Colin Wheeler, National Philharmonic Orchestra & The Alexandria Harmonizers

Conducted & Music Direction by Joel Fram
Stage Direction by Noah Himmelstein

Produced by Strathmore, in association with Bruce Cohen, Robb Nanus and David Bloch

The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD
a charity production to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and the National Women’s History Museum

Children of Eden with Stephen Schwartz  (2016)

Youth Premiere of new symphonic version

Words & Music by Stephen Schwartz
Book by John Caird

Produced by Rolando Sanz

STARRING STEPHEN SCHWARTZ & KEN PAGE

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Vocal Ensemble

Stage Direction by Noah Himmelstein

The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

 

Songs for a New World  (2014)

Youth Premiere of new symphonic version

Words & Music by Jason Robert Brown

Produced by Rolando Sanz

STARRING JASON ROBERT BROWN

featuring Adam Michael Kaufman, Nova Y. Payton, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Rachelle Fleming, Michael Mainwaring,
 and the Young Artists of America Orchestra & Vocal Ensemble

Stage Direction by Jay D. Brock

Bish Auditorium, Potomac, MD

West Side Story + Roméo et Juliette  (2015)

Music by Leonard Bernstein & Charles Gounod

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

STARRING MARCO CAMMAROTA & MELISSA WIMBISH

featuring Young Artists of America Vocal Ensemble & Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras Philharmonic

Stage Direction by Rick Davis

The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

Madama Butterfly & Miss Saigon  (2013)

Music by Giacomo Puccini
Words & Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

STARRING KAY KREKOW, HARRY DUNSTAN & TIMOTHY MIX


featuring Young Artists of America Vocal Ensemble & Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras Philharmonic

Stage Direction by Alan Paul

The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

An Evening with Julie Andrews  (2015)

Music from The Sound of Music

by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II

Musical Arrangement & Conducted by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Vocal Ensemble
& Strathmore Children’s Chorus

The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

a Gala Performance celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Strathmore

 

Jekyll & Hyde in Concert  (2015)

Music by Frank Wildhorn
Lyrics by Frank Wildhorn, Leslie Bricusse & Steve Cuden

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Vocal Ensemble

Guest Narrator:  Kim Scharnberg, orchestrator

Dekelboum Concert Hall
The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD

The Secret Garden in Concert  (2014)

Music by Lisa Simon & Lyrics by Marsha Norman

Conceived and Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Vocal Ensemble 

Cultural Arts Center, Silver Spring, MD


Show Boat in Concert  (2013)

Music by Jerome Kern & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II

Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Orchestra & Vocal Ensemble 

Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club, Bethesda, MD


The Phantom of the Opera  (2012)

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Charles Hart and Richard Stilgoe

Produced by Rolando Sanz

featuring Young Artists of America Vocal Ensemble
& Winston Churchill Orchestra

Bish Auditorium, Potomac, MD