"there's nostalgia in the gorgeously played songs, full of yearning and exuberance and affection" with "strings to make you swoon." - New York Times
"Mr. Allen has created something special. The miracle isn't on 34th street this time, it's on 42nd." - BroadwayWorld
"Allen's fantastic little big band could not have been better." - Cabaret Hotspot
about blake allen
blake allen, a multifaceted composer+musician living in NYC, is known for his innovative bridging of contemporary music and theatre.
you may know him from his chart-topping album Sonatas
or from his works:
Folk Wandering, the shards of an honor code junkie,
Livin' the Dreamboat, Boston|Nebraska, and HOCKET,
from Shade: Queens of NYC as a cast member,
or the award-wining, sold-out, hit "An Evening With... Series"