The Pickwyck spoke to Justin Craig, currently performing in Hedwig and The Angry Inch in the band Tits of Clay about his musical influences, the daily in's and out's of a music director and his best memories of the production thus far!
Tell us about your first theater and/or music experience or earliest memory of it.
What was your first job?
Tell us about a memory that stands out from your journey thus far with the Broadway production of 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch'.
How did you get involved with the production of 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch'?
What is your favorite movie, book, TV show?
Where did you learn music primarily? Do you have a musical or creative family?
What were you working on prior to 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch'?
As the musical director, tell is about the daily ins and outs of your work. What were your initial goals stepping into this role?
In your opinion, what has each new artist creating the role of Hedwig brought to the production? IE. their differences, focus/take, etc
The music in this show is incredible. What is something you hope to achieve each night with every new audience, in a creative sense or other?
Darren Criss just started performing in the title role, what has that experience been like thus far?
What is your favorite song to perform?
What advice has been invaluable to you and you would like to impart on aspiring artists?
Will Tits of Clay carry on after Hedwig and the Angry Inch closes? If so, what can we expect as far as new music?