The Battery's Down
New York, New York. It's a hell of a town, as Jake Wilson is finding out.
The Battery's Down is a musical comedy series that follows a young actor's struggle to make it big in the Big Apple. Join Jake as he winds his way through the highs and lows of the business with the help of his colorful group of friends and some carefully executed musical numbers.
The Battery's Down created new episodes from early 2008 to the end of 2009. Created by Jake Wilson, the series featured 16 twenty-minute episodes and 35 original musical numbers. One of the internet's first web series, it featured hundreds of guest stars from Broadway, TV, and Film, and award-winning guest composers like Jeanine Tesori, Glen Kelly, Tom Kitt, Michael Patrick Walker, and Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, to name just a few. The show developed a following of thousands of fans and was aired on BroadwayWorld.com. Two cast recordings, one for each season, were released on Ghostlight Records.