These People are Awesome
Christian B. Schmidt (Composer) is a graduate of CSU Long Beach’s Theatre Arts program. He is best known as the composer of “Tinderella,” which was nominated for “Outstanding World Premiere Musical” by TBA and the album for which was recently released on Bandcamp. His music has been performed at Faultline Theater, Custom Made Theatre Company, and sketch/improv troupe, “The Upper Lower Middle Class.” Schmidt also recorded and released a pop-comedy album, “The Friendos,” which is available on iTunes, Spotify, Bandcamp, and Amazon Music.
Lexi Diamond (Director, Developer) is a director, dramaturg, writer, and comedian. After graduating from Vassar College, she worked in the literary offices at Trinity Repertory Theatre and Berkeley Rep Theatre. She has since worked in new play development with Berkeley Rep’s Ground Floor, The Marsh, Mystic Aquarium, and theaters around the Bay Area. Lexi studied comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade in LA, and she performs every Friday in SF with Endgames house team “Caboose.”
John F. Kennedy (Inspiration) commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician and journalist who served as the 35th president of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. A member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented Massachusetts in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate prior to becoming president. He’d like to thank his good friends Wes and Adam for writing a musical about him. Much love to Aristotle Onassis.