JOEY CONTRERAS is a musical pop songwriter whose works include All The Kids Are Doing It (book/lyrics: Kate Thomas) and the song-cycle, This Thing Called Love. In addition to being featured on Seth Rudetsky’s SiriusXM Broadway show, and in “Cutting Edge Composers” with the New York Musical Theatre Festival, Joey’s compositions and arrangements have been performed at Joe's Pub, Lincoln Center, Le Poisson Rouge, The Laurie Beechman Theater, and The Duplex. Internationally, performances of his music have stretched as far as Australia, Germany, South Korea and the U.K. His first album, “Love Me, Love Me Not: The Music of Joey Contreras” features performances by Broadway artists and is available on iTunes and CDBaby.com. He is also the creator of the Playbill.com music video series, Hot Off The Ivories. Recipient of the 2010 ASCAP Foundation Max Dreyfus Scholarship Award, Joey holds an MFA from the NYU Tisch Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program and is an Artist-in-Residence with the Broadway Dreams Foundation, where he is developing his next album, Young Kind of Love.
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