Fred Palmisano

Fred Palmisano

Hometown: Gretna, Louisiana

Prominent musical theatre composer from New Orleans. First gained prominence writing original family musicals for Luis Q. Barroso and Children's Corner at Le Petit Theatre. This era would become known as 'The Golden Age of Childrens Corner', earning the composer & the theatre national attention. He was also a regular attraction at The Beverly Dinner Playhouse as the lounge performer, and wrote several musicals & revues with Bob Bruce & David Cuthbert, both of NORD Theatre under the direction of Ty Tracy.

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Fred Palmisano
Fred Palmisano
Fred Palmisano
Fred Palmisano

Stage Credits:
at the piano *.... Tunes 88   (12/1988)
Pianist.... Tunes II   (4/1976)
at the piano.... Beauty And The Beast  
.... Personal Appearance  
*=leading role

Offstage Credits:
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Tunes   (3/2007)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... I Know What It Means...   (1/2007)
Writer - Music.... I'm Still Here, Me!   (4/2006)(11/2005)
Writer - Music.... St. George And The Dragon   (4/2005)
Writer - Music.... Rapunzel   (4/1999)
Writer - Music.... The Brothers Grimm: A Barnyard Revue   (3/1999)
Writer - Music.... Puss In Boots   (11/1998)
Writer - Music.... Play It Again, Girls!   (12/1996)
Writer - Music.... Light Up The Sky '96   (11/1996)
Writer.... Aladdin And The Magic Lamp   (4/1996)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Pinocchio Commedia   (3/1996)
Music.... Light up the Sky '94   (10/1994)
Writer - Music.... Light Up The Sky '93   (10/1993)
Writer - Music.... Nighttime Naughties   (6/1993)
Writer - Music.... Nighttime Naughties   (6/1993)
Writer - Music.... Lafitte!   (3/1993)
Writer - Music.... Light Up The Sky '92   (10/1992)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Cinderella Battistella   (1/1992)(12/1991)
Music & Lyrics.... Light Up The Sky '91   (10/1991)
Writer - Music.... Storyville   (8/1990)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Mother Goose   (4/1990)
Musical Director; Vocal Director; Writer - Music.... Silver Scream   (7/1989)
Musical Director.... Tunes 88   (12/1988)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Where The Girls Were   (9/1988)
Music Composer/Performer .... Chicken Little   (4/1988)
Writer - Music.... Babes In Toyland   (12/1987)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... The Wizard Of Oz   (5/1987)
Writer - Add'l material.... Where The Girls Were   (5/1987)
Composer.... Storyville   (2/1986)
Musical Director.... Ana Maria in Concert   (7/1985)
Writer - Music.... A Night In Old New Orleans   (2/1984)
Writer - Music.... Pinocchio Commedia   (6/1983)
Writer - Music.... St. George and the Dragon   (5/1982)
Musical Director.... Irma LaDouce   (12/1981)
Writer - Music.... Nighttime Naughties   (8/1981)
Musical Director.... South Pacific   (5/1981)
Writer - Music.... Chicken Little   (5/1981)
.... Tribute   (4/1981)
Musical Director; Piano.... Gypsy   (7/1980)
Musical Director; Keyboards.... Hello, Dolly!   (7/1979)
Musical Director; Writer - Music; Piano.... A Night On The Town   (1/1979)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Rapunzel   (5/1978)
Musical Director.... A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum   (1/1978)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... The Brothers Grimm's Barnyard Review   (10/1977)
Writer - Music & Lyrics; Lyricist.... Rumplestiltskin   (7/1977)
Musical Director.... Guys And Dolls   (6/1977)
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Tunes II   (4/1976)
Musical Director.... How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying   (10/1974)
.... Sherlock Holmes And The Affair Of The Amorous Regent   (4/1974)
Musical Director; Vocal Director; Piano.... You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown   (11/1971)
Musical Director.... Your Own Thing   (8/1970)
Musical Director.... The Amorous Flea   (3/1970)
Composer.... Nighttime Naughties  
Original Book; Lyricist; Composer.... Beauty And The Beast  
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Puss 'N Boots  
Writer - Music & Lyrics.... Robin Hood  
Writer - Music; Writer - Music.... Rapunzel!  
Music.... Chicken Little  
Music & Lyrics.... Lafitte  

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