GRAB A MIC AND PERFORM SONGS FROM SEE ROCK CITY COMPOSER AND GO VIRAL WITH BROADWAY CASTING DIRECTORS IN NOVEMBER #10GLOCHALLENGE
Performers Select a Song by ‘See Rock City’ Composer Brad Alexander and Upload to 10glo.com to be Discovered by Broadway Casting Directors in November #10gloChallenge
November 16, 2020 -- 10glo.com kicks off its November #10gloChallenge with See Rock City & Other Destinations composer Brad Alexander, giving performers from around the world a chance to perform one of his songs and go viral with Broadway casting directors.
Broadway casting directors, Daryl Eisenberg, CSA & Ally Beans, CSA, and Brad himself, will retweet, share and comment on their favorite videos throughout the week on Twitter. Additionally, they will select their favorite videos to be highlighted on the 10glo homepage and on the social channels of Eisenberg/Beans Casting, 10glo and Brad Alexander, and top picks will be featured in a 10glo e-blast to industry insiders.
Any performer can enter this challenge by singing and recording a song by the award-winning composer and uploading their video submission onto 10glo.com by 11:59 PM ET on Monday, November 23 to qualify.
“I’m so thrilled to showcase my music on 10glo - it’s a super exciting way to reach a new generation of performers,” commented Brad Alexander. “I can’t wait to see how performers and musicians interpret these songs and I look forward to sharing my favorite picks throughout the week.”
Here’s how to participate in the challenge:
- If you haven’t already, sign up for a 10glo account at 10glo.com/register.
- Then, pick your favorite Brad Alexander song from his video collection on 10glo.
- Record a video of yourself (or your friends, or you and your friends!) singing a BradAlexander song and upload that to 10glo.
- Share the link to your 10glo video on Twitter with the hashtag #10gloChallenge and tag @10gloTV, @EBCastingCo and @bradlib.
If you’d like the sheet music for any Brad Alexander song, you can find it at newmusicaltheatre.com/collections/brad-alexander.
Participants are welcome to perform ANY Brad Alexander song regardless of their gender identity. If it works in your voice, go for it! And, if not – key changes are easy to accommodate if requested!
Select background tracks for Brad’s songs can be found here.
10glo.com is a powerful new free video platform for theater artists to share and promote their work. November’s challenge is the third #10gloChallenge in a series of monthly challenges to help aspiring and established artists get discovered by industry leaders while promoting the work of musical theater writers. October’s challenge featured the music of Dean & Brush.
10glo is the largest and most powerful online video platform for theater artists to promote their work. Created by Broadway producers, managers and casting directors to level the playing field, at 10glo there are no doors, no gatekeepers and no auditions. 10glo.com allows all theater artists: composers, performers, choreographers, and anyone in between, from anywhere in the world, at any time of day, to share their work. The best part? It’s totally free. So, grab a cup of coffee, and be sure to make 10glo your daily check-in to find the best new theatrical content online. Have a new musical you’d like to share with the world? Join for free.
Brad is lead composer for CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG (Scholastic/Amazon/PBS Kids) and scored five episodes of PBS’s Emmy Award-winning PEG + CAT. Additional TV/web series credits include: VH1’s “Celebreality” campaign and SUBMISSIONS ONLY. He wrote the music for SEE ROCK CITY & OTHER DESTINATIONS (book and lyrics by Adam Mathias), recipient of The Richard Rodgers Award, The BMI Foundation Jerry Bock Award, and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Book of a Musical. Most recently Brad wrote the music for DOG MAN: THE MUSICAL (book and lyrics by Kevin Del Aguila), which premiered Off-Broadway at the Lucille Lortel and toured the US and Canada 2019-2020.Additional theater credits: TheaterWorksUSA's CLICK, CLACK, MOO (Drama Desk, Lortel nom), JUST SO STORIES and MARTHA SPEAKS; songs for DUCK FOR PRESIDENT, FLY GUY and WE THE PEOPLE (Lortel nom). In development: BREAD AND ROSES, adapted from the film by Paul Laverty and Ken Loach (book and lyrics by Jill Abramovitz); untitled musical (book by Erik Jackson, lyrics by Jill Abramovitz), developed at Musical Theatre Factory (2016-17) and The Johnny Mercer Writers' Colony at Goodspeed (2018). Brad is a member of NAMT, The Dramatists Guild, SAG-AFTRA and BMI Workshop. bradalexander.com
Eisenberg/Beans Casting is a fast-paced casting office for theatre, film, television, and new media. Daryl Eisenberg, CSA and Ally Beans, CSA create a comfortable space for actors to take risks and re-imagine their potential as artists in a progressing industry. Eisenberg/Beans Casting connects talent to clients with thoughtfulness and vision while maintaining an efficient and enjoyable process for the artists on both sides of the table. ebcasting.com. IG: @EBCastingCo. Twitter: @EBCastingCo.
November 16, 2020 - November 23, 2020