Emily Drennan ~ Within a year of moving to NYC, she landed a spot in the Drama Desk Award Winning Off-Broadway show Toxic Audio. She has been a guest with NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice and is a frequent guest with various symphonies. On and off Broadway, she has been in: Voca People; 75th Radio City Christmas ; and Hunka Hunka Burnin’ Love. Favorite roles: Narrator (Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat); Ann (SWING!); Amneris (AIDA); Sheila (HAIR); and Pattie (Smokey Joe’s Cafe).
WritingFix music and poetry inspired Lesson on WORD CHOICE: After listening to just the sounds from two YouTube videos, students will use a graphic organizer to create a mind movie. Inspired by the images that their minds created, they will then listen to Neil Diamond’s Beautiful Noise and record the images that he describes in the song. Finally, they will choose their own beautiful noise and turn the images of those sounds into a poem.