adam overett
recent highlights

Subscribe to Adam's Mailing List:

Name:

E-mail:

Subscribe Unsubscribe

actor singer writer composer

JUN 14, 2014 – CLOWN BAR re-opens at The Box!

Posted in Uncategorized

Adam Szymkowicz’s hilarious clown noir play, for which I wrote music and additional song lyrics, is returning to the stage after its first smash run last year! Opening at one of the coolest venues in NYC, The Box, at 189 Chrystie Street. Produced by Pipeline Theatre Company, directed by Andrew Neisler, and featuring a hilarious cast.

Get tickets here!

From Pipeline’s website:

Clown Bar, a clown noir, a must-see, critically acclaimed, one-of-a-kind experience, returns by popular demand to the lower east side this summer.

Step into The Box this summer and you’ll find yourself transported to Clown Bar, a speakeasy style cabaret replete with clown mobsters, strippers, crooners, addicts, and one dashing square-jawed detective. Put on your red nose, throw back your shot of extra-funny, and get swept into this immersive who-done-it as bad-guy-gone-good Happy Mahoney confronts his past in a vengeful attempt to solve his beloved brother Timmy’s murder.

Entry begins at 7:30PM. No entry after 8:15PM.
Arrive at 7:30PM for dinner, live music, & other delights.

Come dressed in your finest clown attire and get a shot of extra funny on the house.

MAY 3, 2014 – Two weeks in MURDER FOR TWO

Posted in Uncategorized

I’m playing Detective Marcus (one half of the cast) from May 3 to May 19 in the hit off-B’way comedy MURDER FOR TWO at New World Stages!

UPCOMING: MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL world premiere at Bay Street Theatre!

Posted in News, Performances, Theater, Uncategorized

MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL will have its world premiere production this summer at Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor, NY!

From the website: “MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL is about Parker, who isn’t like anyone else. When Parker wakes up in the morning and leaves his apartment, he hears people singing, he sees people dancing – and no other person on earth knows this is happening. Because Parker’s life is a musical. And Parker hates musicals. This world premiere features a tuneful new score by Adam Overett and direction and choreography by Marlo Hunter, two rising stars of the musical theater. Follow Parker’s journey, both hilarious and human, as he struggles to hide his predicament from the world, tries to save a rock band, is pursued by a mysterious blogger, and possibly even finds love along the way.”

Click here for info and tickets!

DEC 9-10, 2012 – MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL lab presentations!

Posted in Uncategorized

MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL gets its first developmental workshop production at the Duke on 42nd Street!

MLIAM Lab invite 11-22

NOV 6, 2013 – MURDER FOR TWO transfers to New World Stages

Posted in Uncategorized

The awesome hilarious show is back! Jeff Blumenkrantz and Brett Ryback as the Suspects and Detective Marcus — watch for me going on in the role of Marcus occasionally throughout the run!

Get tickets and info

M42 NWS cover photo

MAY 27, 2013 – POPESICAL in Concert at Joe’s Pub!

Posted in Concerts, News, Performances, Theater

Denis Jones directs and Joe Kinosian music-directs this concert of songs from POPESICAL at New York’s venerable Joe’s Pub, featuring the stellar cast of Marshal Kennedy Carolan, Madeleine Doherty, Natalie Charle Ellis, Patti Murin, Jason Michael Snow, David Perlman, Lindsay Nicole Chambers and Tally Sessions!

Check out the Playbill article

The eight Cardinals, as drawn by Or Gotham

The eight Cardinals, as drawn by Or Gotham