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Drew Gasparini

Drew Gasparini is an award winning musical theatre songwriter and performer. Some of his musicals include Crazy Just Like Me (winner of “Best Of Fest” and runner up for “Best Book” in the New York Musical Theatre Festival 2011), Make Me Bad (book by Alex Brightman, Bloomington Playwrights Project, winner of PACE New Musicals), Turn Of The Screw (commission by Fordham University, 2012 workshop at Lincoln Center; book by Michael Kimmel), and Circles (a song cycle) to name a few.

 Drew was one of the contributing songwriters on season two of NBC’s Smash.  In 2015 Drew signed a publishing deal with Razor&Tie/Concord Bicycle Music publishing, and since then his songs have been heard nationwide on TV programs such as CMT’s “Gainesville” and NBC’s “The Biggest Loser.” 

 “The Music & Lyrics of Drew Gasparini” was presented at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. in 2012 and Lincoln Center in New York City in 2015.  Drew’s musical theatre/pop album “I Could Use A Drink: The Songs Of Drew Gasparini”, featuring the vocals of some of Broadway’s biggest names, was released by Broadway Records in 2013 and spent 6 weeks on the top 100 iTunes charts. Drew is an alum of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre workshop and his sheet music is available at www.NewMusicalTheatre.com where he is consistently a top 10 best seller.  

Currently Drew is working on several new projects including an adaptation of the movie Night Shift for Warner Brothers Theater Ventures, an adaptation of the movie/novel It’s Kind of a Funny Story (book by Alex Brightman) commissioned by Universal Theatrical, as well as an adaptation of the children’s novel Whipping Boy (again with Alex Brightman).  When Drew isn’t writing musicals, he’s writing, recording, and performing with his band, Saint Adeline alongside both his younger sisters Kasie and Chloe, or singing jazz with vocal guru, Louis Sacco under the banner “Louis & Drew”.  He is also working on another theater/pop album and the development of a fully autobiographical song cycle called “Hello My Name Is Drew.”


Mom Could Play Guitar

From we aren't kids anymore This is a song about your mom.  Drew wrote it about his mom, but he made sure that when you sang it it would be about yours somehow as well. A tender ballad from We Aren't Kids Anymore. Originally sung by Drew's bestie two-time Tony Nominee, Alex Brightman. This is a perfect stand-alone for concerts,...

We Aren't Kids Anymore

From we aren't kids anymore Being an adult is hard, and this is a very earnest look at the challenges that come with growing up. This song is relatable to anyone who is still growing... and that should be everyone. Emotionally driven narrative originally done by Jagged Little Pill's Kathryn Gallagher at 54 Below, then recorded for the cast album by...

Little Sister

From we aren't kids anymore A lullaby about the excitement of being an older brother to two younger sisters.  From the musical We Aren't Kids Anymore, this is a perfect stand-alone song for concerts, cabarets, showcases, or auditions. Originally sung by Drew himself at 54 Below, then on the cast album by Dear Evan Hansen's Colton Ryan.  Key of A...


From we aren't kids anymore This song is emotional and challenging. This song is written about Drew Gasparini's first hand experience with hitting "rock bottom." First performed by Drew himself at 54 Below. A dramatic piece, however still suitable for concerts, cabarets, auditions, and showcases. Key of E

I Wish I Never Met You

From we aren't kids anymore I Wish I Never Met You is a love song dressed as a break up song. A smoky, slow jazz number.  Emotional, and perfect for a solo, stand alone song as part of a concert or cabaret. Originally performed at 54 Below by Waitress's Drew Gehling, then on the cast album by Nicholas Christopher.  Key...

When I Go

From we aren't kids anymore A group number about legacy and what we as artists work so hard toward.  Leaving something behind when we go.  This was originally done as a solo number, but works best as a group number.  Showcase performances and concerts are a perfect setting for this power anthem. Key of C

Faking Cool

From we aren't kids anymore All theatre kids can relate to feeling like they are putting on a mask. This song is about the times people think something of us, but it turns out they are so wrong. Easy for any young performer to relate to. A perfect stand alone pop song for concerts, cabarets, and auditions. Broadway's Bonnie Milligan sang...

Caught in a Loop

From we aren't kids anymore A grooving, building, pop rock song with explosive dynamics. Caught in a loop is a song about being stuck on your own mental spiral without a way off. Perfect for pop/rock theatre belters.  Bonnie Milligan sings this on the original cast album of We Aren't Kids Any More. Perfect for auditions, concerts, cabarets, showcases, or anywhere...

The Essence of George

From we aren't kids anymore A song about a father who did nothing but want the best for his family. This song is ripe with storytelling living in a folky pop world.  A stand-alone perfect for cabarets, concerts, showcases, or auditions. Originally performed by Newsie's Ben Fankhauser, then recorded on the cast album by Dear Evan Hansen's Colton Ryan.  ...