Barrett Riggins is a Brooklyn-based actor, composer, and lyricist originally from Santa Rosa, California. He is currently appearing as Adam in An American in Paris at the Cape Playhouse. This spring, he appeared as Fritz u/s Young Rabbi in Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman's Harmony: A New Musical at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. Regional credits include: Huey Calhoun in Memphis (Theatre Under the Stars), Mordred in Camelot, Robertson Ay in Mary Poppins, Dennis in All Shook Up (The MUNY), Doody in Grease (Wagon Wheel) and Bernstein in Dogfight (Farmer’s Alley). He has released two studio albums, Good Ol' and Smoke Machine, which are available on all streaming platforms. He also writes musicals with Graham Techler. Their shows include The Moderators (Originals Theatre Festival), Sound Choices (Academy of Art University), and a new adaptation of A Christmas Carol (Roustabout Theater). They were selected for the Johnny Mercer Foundation's Songwriters Project in 2021, and have co-written music for Graham’s upcoming play The Panic of '29, currently running Off-Broadway at 59359 through August 20th. Barrett was recently selected for the 2022-2023 BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Writing Workshop. He loves Sondheim, the Criterion Channel, and his little dog Leonard. Proud graduate of the University of Michigan's School of Music, Theatre, and Dance.

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