Andrea Green, B.M. '75

Andrea GreenAndrea Green, B.M. ‘75 is a playwright, composer, lyricist, director and music therapist. She is nationally known for her work creating Broadway style musicals for children that entertain but also are vehicles for teaching tolerance. Her work is being performed on professional stages across the country as well as in educational settings. For 30 years, Andrea has partnered children from Germantown Friends School, with youngsters from the HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy, using her musicals to encourage communication, understanding and friendship. This program received national attention when it was featured in the PBS Emmy- award winning documentary, Something Magical. A new 2012 documentary about her work as a music therapist is now in progress with the focus on her musical On the Other Side of the Fence. She is a member of The Dramatist’s Guild, The Children’s Music Network, The International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People, and ASCAP.