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Stew

Stew, singer-song writer, Tony award winner for book of Passing Strange. STEW Works include Passing Strange for which he received the 2008 Tony for Best Book of a Musical. Wrote lyrics and co-composed music for the same. Two time Obie winner: Best New Theater Piece and, as a member of the PS acting family, Best Ensemble. Spike Lee shot a feature film of the Broadway production which was just accepted to Sundance Film Festival. A four-time Tony Nominee, Stew leads, along with his collaborator Heidi Rodewald, two critically acclaimed bands: The Negro Problem and Stew. Works: Post Minstrel Syndrome (TNP 1997), Joys and Concerns (TNP 1999), Guest Host (S 2000) The Naked Dutch Painter (S 2002), Welcome Black (TNP 2002), Something Deeper Than These Changes (S 2003) and the cast album Passing Strange (2008). Artist-in-residence at the California Institute of the Arts (2004/5); Passing Strange: Berkeley Repertory Theater/Public Theater/Belasco Theater (2006-7-8). But what he'll ultimately be remembered for is having composed "Gary Come Home" for the "SpongeBob SquarePants" cartoon. Website: www.stewsongs.com