Updated: Dec 18, 2019
Adryan Russ (Lyricist/Composer) writes for theater, film, television, and recordings. Her off-Broadway, award-winning musical Inside Out, co-written with Doug Haverty, for which she wrote both lyrics and music, played The Cherry Lane in New York, theaters across the U.S., in Europe, had a revival, directed by Bruce Kimmel in Los Angeles in 2015, and currently runs in Belgrade, Serbia (New York cast recording available at Kritzerland.com). Love Again, co-written with Haverty, directed by Kay Cole, was produced in 2015. Her CD “Everyone Has A Story” (LMLMusic.com) showcases earlier songs, and “Changing My Tune,” songs co-written with Joel Evans, features jazz-based new standards, one which appeared in the film Doubt, and another recently selected by Australian Discovery Orchestra to appear on a Broadway Records CD of emerging musicals in 2020. Emerging artist Luara sings her song “Fire In Me,” co-written with Norman Henry Mamey, currently generating lots of views on YouTube. Legendary songstress Sue Raney recorded her song “Late In Life,” co-written with Shelly Markham, and Barry White recorded her song “The Better Love Is, The Worse It Is When It’s Over (YouTube has a video of Barry and his wife Glodean performing it on “Soul Train.”) She is currently developing two musicals and songwriting lyrics only with some outstanding composers. Adryan is a member of ASCAP, The Dramatists Guild and serves on the board of The Society of Composers & Lyricists.
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