Michael J Moritz Jr to Music Direct "Broadway Against Bullying" in San Francisco
On Monday, October 16th, 2017, Michael J Moritz Jr will team up with some of Broadway's best and to perform Broadway Against Bullying at the Hotel Nikko in San Francisco, California. The one-night-only show is being put on by No Bully, a nonprofit foundation whose primary goal is to promote empathy and put an end to bullying and cyberbullying. Michael returns to the show as Musical Director and fronts the orchestra which will feature Larry Cook on bass, Billy LaGuardia on drums, and Joe Graziosi on sax and keyboards.
The lineup for the evening includes a fantastic list of performers:
Syndee Winters (Hamilton, Pippin, The Lion King)
Jay Armstrong Johnson (Hair, On the Town, Quantico)
Tory Ross (Kinky Boots, 9 to 5, Cry-Baby)
Alysha Umphress (On the Town, Beaches)
Jenna Rubaii (Groundhog Day)
Kevin Duda (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, The Book of Mormon)
Scott Barnhardt (The Book of Mormon, Big River)
Shapiro Sisters (Matilda, How the Grinch Stole Christmas)
Cast Members of Peace Love and Cupcakes
"Broadway Against Bullying", a night featuring some of Broadway's biggest names coming together to raise awareness to stop bullying and cyberbullying, returns to NYC in February 2018. Michael J Moritz Jr and No Bully will team up once again to put on this benefit concert at Feinstein's/54 Below on Monday, February 5th at 7:00pm.
On Monday, October 16th, 2017, Michael J Moritz Jr will team up with some of Broadway's best and to perform Broadway Against Bullying at the Hotel Nikko in San Francisco, California. The one-night-only show is being put on by No Bully, a nonprofit foundation whose primary goal is to promote empathy and put an end to bullying and cyberbullying.
Michael J Moritz Jr will return this year to partner with No Bully, a group that focuses on teaching empathy to students and stopping bullying, for "Broadway Against Bullying."
Michael J Moritz Jr served as liaison between The No Bully Organization and the Broadway community as they brought together the first ever Broadway Against Bullying concert at 54 Below. In addition, Michael was the music director and pianist.
Over 60 Broadway kids came together to lend their voices to "I Have A Voice" written by Frank Wildhorn and Robin Lerner. All of the proceeds go to the No Bully Foundation, and hopes to inspire kids to celebrate their differences and decrease intolerance and bullying. Michael J Moritz Jr helped produce the track, as well as arranged, played piano, and conducted the youth choir.
Michael J Moritz Jr served as the liaison between the Broadway community and The No Bully Organization, as well as music director and pianist. No Bully is a non-profit organization that trains schools how to activate student compassion to stop bullying and cyber-bullying.