Alumnus Andrew Sotomayor has been hired to launch and direct the tour of the Broadway Musical, Tootsie. Andrew is an award-winning musician based in NYC.
Music directing credits include the Off-Broadway premiere of Curvy Widow, Newsies (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), The Will Rogers Follies (Merry-Go-Round Playhouse), Cutman: A Boxing Musical (Goodspeed), Little Shop of Horrors, The Drowsy Chaperone, Lucky Stiff, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, and Bingo: The Winning Musical.
Soto served as Music Supervisor and Arranger for the new musical South Street at Pasadena Playhouse and has had the pleasure of providing arrangements for Rockers On Broadway. Additionally, he has been Music Director for the Paper Mill Playhouse August Intensive.
As a composer, he has provided music and lyrics for the original musicals 50 Shades of F***d Up, Committed, Sarah Crewe, The Circus Animals, Guardians, and Third Party Ruling, as well as scores for the short films Cuba 1961: A Love Story and Timeless, and the independent feature film, BX3M.
Andrew is a proud graduate of Stetson University School of Music.