Composer, Lyricist, Performer

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Michael Wysong

is a Manhattan-based musical theatre composer, lyricist, and bookwriter. His work has been performed at the University of Kansas, Millikin University, and various cabaret venues throughout the city, including the Metropolitan Room and Feinstein’s/54 Below.

Recent credits include music for productions of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, Moliere’s The Hypochondriac, and the New York Shakespeare Company’s production of Macbeth. He also wrote the book and lyrics for a new adaptation of The Revenger’s Tragedy, music and lyrics for the song cycle Love is…, and specialty songs for events and cabarets.

Upcoming projects include music for a production of Marat/Sade and book, music, and lyrics for his original musical about presidential mistresses, Affairs of State.

Michael is a proud member of ASCAP.