JAMES CAMPODONICO (Composer) received a BFA in Music and Education from the University of California, Berkley Campus. He has composed the following musicals: HERE COMES MY THIRD HUSBAND NOW, FLOWERS AND TREES, developed at the O’Neill Festival, Waterford Connecticut, toured with the O’Neill Theater Institute and later presented at Edward Albee’s Playwrights Unit and at the Whole Theater in Montclair, NJ. In collaboration with Bryan Leys, James has written BETWEEN THE LINES, produced by Luna Stage (Montclair, NJ) and the Alleyway Theater (Buffalo, NY). It received staged readings in NYC at the York Theatre Company, Amas Repertory Theatre, and was included in Theater Resources Unlimited’s TRU Voices New Musicals Series. It was awarded the NJ Tony for best musical score of the year from the NJ Star Ledger. MURDER ON BROADWAY was previously produced by the Show Boat Dinner Theatre in Florida.
James has been a member of the BMI Musical Theater Workshop since 1965 and has participated in the ASCAP Musical Theater Workshop.