JEFF BLUMENKRNATZ (Guest Songwriter) is an accomplished actor/composer recently seen in the acclaimed 2013 Off-Broadway musical, Murder for Two. On Broadway he performed in Into the Woods (1987), Threepenny Opera (1989), Damn Yankees (1994), How to Succeed... (1995) and A Class Act (2001). He has appeared on film/TV in 30 Rock, The Good Wife, Ugly Betty, Joseph … Dreamcoat, Will and Grace, Law and Order, and the Great Performances telecast of Candide in Concert. As a composer/lyricist, Jeff received a Best Original Score Tony nomination for his songs in Urban Cowboy. Audra McDonald, Sutton Foster, Megan Mullally, Rebecca Luker, Victoria Clark and Lauren Kennedy all have recorded his songs. He is a recipient of the Fred Ebb Award, the BMI Harrington Award and the Dramatists Guild Jonathan Larson Memorial Musical Theatre Fellowship and is a graduate of Northwestern University and longtime member of the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop.