Joshua is endorsed by
Radio City NYC:
Heart and Lights: March 2014: Percussionist.
Radio City Christmas Spectacular: Oct. 31 –
Dec. 30 2013: Percussionist.
Anything Goes March - Oct. 2013: First National Tour (drums)
Jersey Boys Nov. - Dec. 2012: Second National Tour (drums)
Aladdin April. 2014 – present: New Amsterdam Theatre. (Sub drums)
Jersey Boys Nov. 2012-present: August Wilson Theatre. (Sub drums)
Nice Work If You Can Get It Nov. 2012-present: Imperial Theatre. (Sub drums)
Chaplin Oct. 2012-present: Ethel Barrymore Theatre. (Sub drums/percussion)
Godspell 2012: The revival of Godspell at Circle In The
Square. (Sub drums)
Heathers May – August 2014:
New World Stages (Sub drums)
Unlocked June – July 2013:
The Duke on 42 Street.
Off-Broadway limited engagement presented by Prospect Theater. Written by Carner and Gregor
and directed by Marlo Hunter. I worked
closely with the writers and wrote and arranged the percussion/drum set book for
Two By Two February 2013: York Theatre. Off-Broadway showcase. Starring Jason Alexander and Tovah
by Martin Charnin (lyricist).
The Last Word/Mardi Gras February 2013: York
Theatre. Off-Broadway showcase. Written by Mildred Kayden. Directed by
Bill Castellino. (Drums/Percussion/Mallets)
The Rescignos September 2012: The American Theatre of Actors. Off-Broadway showcase. Written by Paul Rescignos, Robbie Rescignos, and Mike Hadge. (Drums)
Hot Mess In Manhattan August – September 2012:
The American Theatre of Actors.
Off-Broadway showcase. Book by Cait
Doyle and Maggie Doyle. (Drums,
Triassic Parq July 2012: Soho Playhouse. Off-Broadway showcase. Book and lyrics by Marshall Pailet, Bryce Norbitz, and Steve Wargo. Music by Marshall Pailet. (Sub drums and electronics)
Carrie March 2012:
Carrie revival at the Lucille Lortel Theater. (Sub drums, Percussion)
2011: The American Theatre of Actors. Off-Broadway showcase. Book and lyrics by Matte O’ Brien, Music by Matt Vinson. (Drums, Percussion)
Boyz 2009: New World Stages (Sub drums).
Marvelous Wonderettes 2009: Westside Theatre (Sub drums, Percussion). Given drum chair Oct. 2009 through closing.
A Lasting Impression August 2012: Fourth St. Theatre. A new musical by Zoe Sarnak. Directed by Marlo Hunter. (Drums)
Pool Boy March 2012:
Theater, NYU (Steinheardt). Music and Lyrics by Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet
Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins. (Drums)
and Jen May 2010: 45th St. Theater. For the Love Productions, one week run. (Drums, Percussion)
Once on This Island May 2010:
York Theater, concert production.
Trouble With Doug
June 2009: Cap 21, three week run (Percussion, Drum Set)
– Also on original cast album. Composed by Will Aronson, lyrics by Daniel Mate.
Sing For Your Shakespeare May – June 2014: Westport Country Playhouse. Conceived by Wayne Barker, Mark Lamos, and Deborah Grace Winer. (Drums, Percussion, Mallets).
The Wild Party (LaChiusa version) April 2012: Bucknell University. (Drums, Percussion)
Honk! November 2011 – January 2012: Two River Theater
Company. (Drums, Percussion, Mallets)
Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris May 2011 – June 2011: Two
River Theater Company. (Drums, Percussion)
A Good Man, Charlie Brown
Dec. 2009 – Jan. 2010: Two River Theater Company. (Drums, Percussion, Mallets)
Longing And The Short Of It
August 2009: Barrington Stage Company. Under the Direction of William Finn (Percussion, Drum Set)
National Alliance for Musical Theatre/NAMT (Oct. 2010): “The Trouble With Doug” (Drums, Percussion). Composed by Will Aronson, lyrics by Daniel
Fringe Festival at The
Lucille Lortel Theater (August 2010 – extended to September): “Bunked! A New Musical”
(Drum set, Percussion). Composed by Bradford Proctor, Book and Lyrics
by Alaina Kunin and Bradford Proctor.
Winner, Best Musical at Fringe Festival 2010.
New York Musical Theatre Festival (Oct. 2009): "Plagued" performed at TBG Arts Center
(Percussion, Drum Set). Composed by Casey L. Filiaci, Book and Lyrics by Vynnie Meli.
New York Musical Theatre Festival (Oct. 2009): "My Scary Girl" performed at The Acorn Theater
on Theatre Row; (Percussion, Drum Set). Composed by Will Aronson, Book and Lyrics by
Kyoung Ae Kang. Winner of best musical at NYMF
2009. Also on cast
New York Work Experience and Selected
Julliard Center for
Innovation in the Arts (March 2014): Percussion for performances of Beyond the Machine
14.1 (“In C” by Terry Riley) at the
Beyond the Gig (2014 - present): Seminars and
workshops designed to help students and professionals understand how to obtain and be successful in the music industry. Focusing on promotion, networking, and other
aspects of the business, participants get first hand experience
into the inner workings of the music industry. I have taken these seminars to
Agoura High School and Carnegie Mellon University. www.beyondthegig.com
52nd St. Project (August 2012): iTheatrics developmental workshop of “Shrek Jr.” to be licensed and distributed. (Drums, Percussion)
The Studio, A School For
The Performing Arts, New Canaan, CT (February 2011 - Present): Drum Instructor. Teaching all types of students from beginner
Sheba Ensemble (August
2010 - Present): Guest percussionist. Several concerts/performances at various
venues in NYC, New York State, and Long
The Patriot Brass Ensemble
(August 2010 - Present): Several concerts, festivals, events and parades
honoring veterans in New Jersey and the east coast (Marching
Snare, Base Drum).
The Canal Room (December
“Jawbreaker The Musical” – Written by Thomson and Mann, Musical Direction by James Sampliner (Legally
Blonde). Directed by Darren Stein.
Circle In The Square
Theatre (June 2010):
Circle in the Square Theatre School’s production of Andrew Lippa’s “The Wild
Party” (Drums, Percussion)
Astoria Performing Arts
Center (May 2010):
“Children of Eden” - Fill in sub for last week of performances (Drums,
Marymount Manhattan College
“Bright Lights, Big City” Theatre Production Workshop, One week run (Drums, Percussion)
The Millennium Stage at The Kennedy Center (Feb. 2010): Beck and May Concert (Drums)
Theatre Row (Oct. 2008):
“Top 8 The Musical” at The Kirk (Drum Set)
Multiple recording sessions at Lofish Studios/Yellow
Dog Studios (2014): The
Calamari Sisters (Drums, Percussion)
Recording session at MSR studios NYC (March 12th, 2014): Heart and Lights commercial. (Timpani)
sessions at Studio G Brooklyn/Lofish Studios (2013-2014): Carner and Gregor albums
and demos. Grind the movie (Starring
Anthony Rapp), etc. (Drums)
Recording session at
Vacation Island Studios (March 20, 2013): Robert Manganaro
Recording session at
Lofish Studios (Oct. 7 2012): Cecelia Ticktin. (Drums)
Recording sessions at
Lofish Studios (Sept. and Oct. 2012): For a short film “The G” (Drums)
Recording session at THI
Studios (April 19, 2012): Andres Quintero’s album and video session. (Drums,
Multiple recording sessions
at Lofish Studios (2011-2012): Carner and Gregor shows “Island Song” and “Unlocked.”
Recording session at
Kilgore Sound with Jaron Vesely (March 2011): Debut album.
MD James Sampliner (Legally Blonde) and produced by Deborah Hurwitz
(Jersey Boys). (Drums, Percussion)
Recording sessions with
Caroline Murphy (January, 2011): Caroline’s Debut Album. Percussion (Djembe/shakers).
Recording sessions at
Sheffield Studios, Phoenix, Maryland (January 13-16): 150 Years of Taps album
with the Maryland Defense Force Band. (Drums, Percussion)
Recording session at MSR
Studios, NYC (January 11, 2011): Matt Doyle’s Album, Will Van Dyke MD. (Drums)
Recording session at
Lofish Studios (December 14, 2010): Will Aronson album.
Recording session at NOLA
studios (November 1 – 3, 2010): Patriot Brass Ensemble
Album. (Snare and Base Drum).
Other New York Experience (Sept. 2008 -
-Percussion/Drum Set, several cabarets, reviews, workshops, studio sessions; Venues: Merkin Concert Hall, Le Poisson Rouge,
Canal Room, 54 Below, Skirball Center, Birdland, The Lucille Lortel Theater, The Hudson Theatre, 92Y Tribeca, The Julia
Miles Theater, Port 41, The Metropolitan Room, The D-Lounge at the Daryl Roth Theatre, The Minskoff Theatre (Broadway for
Africa), Barrington Stage (CT), The Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center, Ars Nova, The Cutting Room, Town Hall, The
Palace Theatre (CT), The Laurie Beechman Theatre, The Bitter End, Joe’s Pub, Sullivan Hall, 52nd Street Project, Santos Party
House, Paddy Reilly’s, The Duplex, The Drom, The Manhattan Center.
Composers I’ve worked with: Ryan Scott Oliver, Joe Iconis, Will Aronson, Daniel Mate (Larson Award Winner), Michael
Mauler, Bobby Cronin, Will Van Dyke, Thomson and Mann (Larson Award Winners), Beck and May, Lincoln and Oppenheim,
Carner and Gregor, Stephen Weiner, Sophie Jaff, Brett Macias, Caroline Murphy, David Allen Thornton, Pauline Pisano,
Deborah Hurwitz, Joey Contreras, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Jeremy B. Cohen, Andres Quintero, Joshua H. Cohen, Alan Schmuckler,
Willis White, Morgan Karr, Zina Goldrich, Chris Critelli, Selloane, Julia Meinwald, NYTB, Jeremiah James, and many others.
Percussion Arranger for Thomson and Mann (Larson Award Winners), Beck and May, Carner and Gregor, and many others.
References and other information regarding experiences, gigs, orchestrations and arrangements are available upon request.
Other Work Experience:
Celebrity Cruise Lines;
Member of the Celebrity Orchestra (M/V Century, Aug. - Oct.
2007; M/V Zenith, Dec. 2006 - Apr. 2007)
-Drummer for main show lounge; production shows, guest
entertainers (sight reading), specialty acts, Jazz
-On my first ship, the M/V Zenith, I was promoted to Musical
Director in charge of not only the Orchestra, but all the
musicians on board. I was the youngest Musical Director in
the entire fleet.
Private Instructor (Mar. 2006 - Present)
-Teaching private lessons for Drum Set and Percussion,
privately and with The Studio, New Canaan, CT and the
European School of Music, Ranchos Palos
Abrams Artists Agency, Assistant, Voice Over Division (Aug.
2005 - Mar. 2006)
-Began at Abrams in the Mailroom
-I was promoted to the Voice Over Department to assist two
agents, while being the main representative of the Voice
Over Department, answering phones, screening
submissions/scripts, scheduling auditions, recording auditions, meeting
Internship at Intuition Productions under the direction of
Keri Selig (Winter, 2004) -Script
Before the Party Catering (Summer, 2004) – Caterer
“Thrio”” - Three piece Jazz group (2003-2004) - Drum kit (private parties, restaurants, special events)
USC Bing Theatre (2003-2004) - Crew
Thorton School of Music (2003-2004) - Music Operations/Facility Crew
BA from The University of Southern California (2001 - 2005)
-School of Cinema Television - Critical Studies
-Thorton School of Music - Percussion and Symphony/Wind
Ensembles, Musical Studies
Agoura High School (1997 - 2001) - Percussion/Drum Set/Marching Snare and Tenors, Agoura
High Marching Band, Jazz
Bands, Wind Ensemble, Orchestra and Choir (voice)
Private Drum Set/Percussion/Marimba lessons (1986 - Present)
-Teachers: Vera Daehlin (Marimba/Percussion), Bob
Leatherbarrow (Drum Set), Dave Burns (Drum Set), Eric
Forrester (Marimba/Percussion) at USC
Other Special Experiences and
in “The Purple Esquire,” “Ah-Cha,” “LA Latin” (2004 - 2008)
Percussions/Drum Set for various projects/studio recordings (Artists at
Interscope Records, Capitol Records), TV shows,
solo artists, and a musical that went to the finals at ASCAP (and won Chicago
ASCAP) - (2002 - 2007)
Line, USC Marching Band - Tenor Drums (2001-2002)
Percussionist, New West Symphony (1999 - 2000)
Los Angeles Philharmonic High School Honor Orchestra (1998 - 2000)
Conejo Youth Orchestra (1997 - 1999)
All State Honor Orchestra (1996)
Percussionist, Southern California Honor Orchestra (1995)
Southern California Percussion Ensemble (1995)
Singer, Children’s Music Group Dance and Jingle, various shows, music videos,
recordings (1987 – 1991)