1.4.16 Amanda will be singing with her friend Kathleen Monteleone at Joe’s Pub. Kathleen made her Broadway debut in “Hands on A Hardbody” and this will be here Joe’s Pub debut! Get your tickets here.
12.6.15 Amanda will be singing in the Second Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Concert at 7:00 at Don't Tell Mama's. Be sure and get your tickets!
6.10.15 Amanda played Jessamyn Jacobs in a reading of the new musical "Between the Lines" written by Tim McDonald, Elyssa Samsel, and Kate Anderson.
5.21.15 Amanda played Gloria in a reading of the TYA version of "Madagascar." It was a blast performing for people at Dreamworks, MTI, and iTheatrics.
3.27.15 Amanda participated in the industry reading of "Galactic Cigarettes Presents: It's Your World." The cast included Eric William Morris, Erin Davie, Liz Larsen, John Hillner, Jessica Boevers, Alma Cuervo, Joy Franz, Allen Read, Erica Aubrey, Wily Falk, Victoria Huston-Elam, David Bryan Johnson, Kilty Reidy, Cullen Titmas, and Alena Watters. Tony nominee Sheryl Kaller is directing with Fred Kassen as the music director. Click here for more information.
1.16-18.15 Amanda will be headed once again to the Junior Theatre Festival to work with thousands of musical theatre kids. This year Amanda will be singing alongside her student Luca Padovan in the Songwriter's Showcase. She will be singing a song from the Off Broadway musical The Lightening Thief based on the popular book series.
12.18.14 Amanda sang a new Christmas tune at The Musical Theatre Factory's Pajama Party.
10.24-26.14 Amanda will be teaching Vocal Technique at the Next Level Workshop led by Fearless Young Artists in Austin, Texas. I'm excited to work with students in my home state! For more information, click here.
Fall 2014 Amanda will be teaching two sections of Vocal Technique at CAP21 Musical Theatre Conservatory in the fall in addition to taking on a full private studio.
2.23.14 Amanda will be singing two songs at the upcoming La Ti Do Cabaret in NYC. Stay tuned for more details.
1.1.14 Amanda Flynn Voice Studio was launched! This is where you will find all the information regarding my teaching, including the current schedule of lesson times. Please take a minute to visit the new studio site, www.amandaflynnvoice.com.
11.13 Amanda was awarded the Vocology Mentorship at Mount Sinai Hospital and is currently spending three days a week observing the voice doctors as they work with patients.
10.20.13 Amanda will be part of "Monstersongs," a new piece of theatre that combines a live rock concept album with a graphic novel, with all songs told from the point of view of misunderstood monsters. Music and lyrics are by award winning composer-lyricist Rob Rokicki with illustrations by Dave O'Neill of the popular Shankman and O'Neill children's books. The show is Sunday October 20th at 10:00 at Le Poisson Rouge. Buy your tickets here.
10.18.13 Art House Astoria is holding its annual fall gala and you have the opportunity to help out! Art House is a non-profit that brings art, music, and drama classes to kids and adults in the Astoria area and their fall gala is their biggest fundraising event. Please consider helping the school raise money to bring new programming to the Astoria area. You might even win a free iPad! Click here for the fundraising page.
9.26.13 Amanda will be shooting an episode of True Crime for the Investigation Discovery Channel. Stay tuned for air dates!
9.22.13 Amanda sang at the concert INSPIRED, produced by composer Bobby Cronin. The event raised money for the ASPCA and The Last Resort Shelter in NJ. The show featured composers singing songs that inspired them as writers in addition to something of their own. I was lucky to sing "More Than Anything" for Rokicki-Ruby's Strange Tails. The pictures were featured on Broadway World!
9.15.13 Amanda shot her first SAG-AFTRA Industrial for Novolog Flexpen for Todd Street Productions.
9.10.13 Amanda has been added to The Write Teacher(s) Faculty list! This is a list of the brightest and best teachers and coaches in NYC, all specializing in different areas of the performing arts. What an honor to be included! Take a look at all the teachers listed here.
9.8.13 Amanda has been awarded the 2013 Janet Pranschke Scholarship by the New York Singing Teacher's Association. This scholarship covers all the costs of the Oren L. Brown Professional Development Program presented by NYSTA and Westminster College. Classes include Anatomy and Physiology, Acoustics and Resonance, Vocal Health, Singer's Developmental Repertoire, and Comparative Pedagogy.
9.4.13 Playbill Photo Call Did you see the pics of Amanda on Playbill from her concert last week? Thanks to the amazing Monica Simoes for taking such great shots! Don't forget to check out the video!
Fall 2013. Amanda is teaching voice at CAP21! Amanda is thrilled to be joining the voice faculty at the prestigious CAP21, America's premier musical theatre conservatory! Amanda began her NYC journey there 10 years ago and is excited to be part of the faculty now.
8.29.13 Rob Rokicki and Friends at The Cutting Room Amanda will be joining her super talented friends at The Cutting Room to sing some new tunes from composer Rob Rokicki. Tickets are $15 advanced sale and $20 at the door.Rob Rokicki is a storyteller that wears many hats. An award-winning songwriter and performer, Rob writes musicals and songs described by Broadway Spotted as “a soulful swirl of rock and comedy…urgent songs about neurotic girls, wild odes to ape-like creatures, and so much more.” Fred Ebb winner Adam Gwon says, "Rob's songs live at that perfect intersection of musical theater and radio rock -- these are characters that get you in the gut, and that you want to listen to over and over again." Rob is thrilled to bring incredible musicians and performers including special guests Megan Hilty (star of NBC’s Smash), Julia Murney (Drama Desk Nominee) and Joe Iconis (multiple award-winning composer) to celebrate a ton of new material, along with some favorites from his album, “I’m Ready” which was released in late 2012 on Great White Wax records. Other performers include: Brian Gallagher(Jekyll & Hyde),Emma Hunton(Spring Awakening), Katrina Rose Dideriksen(Rent), Nick Dalton(Legally Blonde), Amanda Flynn(Wicked), Lauren Marcus (The Plant That Ate Dirty Socks),Erica Swindell (Once), Molly Hager (Fat Camp), Zach Jones (One Man, Two Guvnors),Mike Rosengarten, Seth Eliser, Micah Burgess, Molly Dunn, Eric Loehr and more! Buy your tickets here!
Summer 2013 Amanda will be joining the voice faculty at Art House Astoria. If you live in Astoria, you should check out what Art House has to offer for the community. It's a great place!
5.19.13 Amanda's Graduate Recital Amanda will be presenting her master's recital at 2:00 on Sunday 5/19 at NYU's Black Box Theatre (82 Washington Square East). Come hear songs from Johann Strauss, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Adam Guettel, Michael John Lachiusa and more. This recital is presented in partial fulfillment of the degree of master of music in vocal performance with a musical theatre concentration. Seating is limited, so please contact Amanda directly to reserve a seat.
4.16.13 Steinhardt Graduate Showcase Amanda will be part of NYU Steinhardt's Graduate Showcase at New World Stages. There will be two performances at both 3:00 and 6:30. Come hear Amanda sing "Martha and Me" from Rob Rokicki's musical Martha and Me. To reserve your seats, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
4.13.13 Art House Astoria Faculty Cabaret at 7:30 pm Amanda will be joining the rest of the faculty at Art House Astoria for a cabaret. This evening is a perfect date night event, and is recommended for audience members around 12 or 13 and over (some possible mature content in either the art being displayed or the songs being sung). There is no entry/cover fee, but there will be refreshments available for sale. Seating will be limited for this event, so please RSVP.
1.10.13 The Passion of Ed Wood Amanda is playing the role of Dolores Fuller in Justin Warner and Rob Kendt's new musical The Passion of Ed Wood. The musical follows the life of Ed Wood who went down in history as Hollywood's worst film director. He lived an odd life of filmmaking and cross dressing and the musical captures it all! The reading is part of the Musical Monday series at The Snapple Center and starts at 6:00. Tickets can be reserved online.
New Video Videos are up from the I'm Ready Album Release concert. Check out Rob's YouTube page to see everyone in action.
I'm Ready Album Release Rob Rokicki's debut album I'm Ready was released on 11.19.12. Amanda is featured singing "The Clock is Ticking" and heard singing background vocals on numerous tracks. She even says a hysterical line that sounds like a drag queen. I guess you'll have to purchase the album to see if you can find this mystery line. You can purchase the album on iTunes or Amazon. Click here to visit the album on iTunes.
Playbill Photo Coverage Check out Playbill's photo coverage of I'm Ready: The Songs of Rob Rokicki Album Release Concert on 11/19/12.
11.19.12 I'm Ready: The Songs of Rob Rokicki Album Release Concert Amanda will be singing alongside many of her friends as we celebrate the release of Rob Rokicki's debut album, I'm Ready: The Songs of Rob Rokicki. The album will be available on iTunes beginning 11.19, but you get a free copy when you purchase a ticket to the concert! The event will be held on 11.19 at 9:15. Tickets are $15-20 and can be reserved by calling (212) 362-2590 or 1 (800) 838-3006 for the 24/7 Ticket Hotline. You can also reserve or pre-pay online here. There is a two-drink minimum and The Triad is located at 158 West 72nd Street. Check out the event on Broadway World. Amanda is excited to be singing alongside her fellow Wicked LA alumni Megan Hilty for the concert.