Will Van Dike - Music Director
Will Van Dyke is a New York based composer/lyricist and music director. Will is the composer of PAGES (CAP 21), WINNIE THE POOH, KIDS! (Disney), THE GIRLS I'VE LIKE LIKED (Ars Nova). His songs have been performed at venues all over the country from Joe's Pub to Lincoln Center. Upcoming works include MAGNIFICENT CLIMB (with Rick Elice), WRITING KEVIN TAYLOR and THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO STEVIE B (with Josh Halloway).
As a Music Director Will currently works on KINKY BOOTS (Associate Music Director). Other credits include the Off-Broadway Revival of RENT (Music Director), THE ADDAMS FAMILY (Keyboards), Kathleen Marshall's revival of GREASE (Associate Music Director), and the 1st National Touring Company of WICKED (Keyboards). Will also works with many New York City based artists including Annaleigh Ashford, Matt Doyle and Jackie Hoffman.
Will's debut album, CHASING THE DAY, featuring a variety of Broadway performers and New York singer/songwriters is available through Sh-K-Boom records or on iTunes. His sophmore album WRITING KEVIN TAYLOR (2013 Concept Cast Recording) is availabe through CD Baby or on iTunes.
With Annaleigh Ashford, Will wrote and produced ANOTHER TIME (ANDREW'S SONG) available wherever digital music is sold.
With Matt Doyle, Will co-wrote and produced his albums DAYLIGHT and CONSTANT available wherever digital music is sold.