Craig A Meyer
Relationships and Agreements in general, Band Agreements, Management Agreements, Booking / Performance Agreements, Music Publishing, Songwriting, Touring, Booking, Booking Agents, Tour Planning, Tour Promotion, Advancing Shows, Life on the Road, Sound Production, Visas & Tax Waivers, Selling Music & Merch, After The Tour, Touring in General, Finding Funding, Recording, Live Performance, Live Performance in General, Being an Effective Bandleader, Being an Effective Sideperson, Communicating With Your Audience, Getting Your Message Across, Preparing for a Great Performance, Stage Presence, Concert Production and Promotion, Marketing Your Music, Creating Marketing Tools, Branding, Marketing Plans, Publicity, Social Media, Video, DIY Album Releases
"You're going to go off the cliff one way or another. You can choose to either fall or soar! "
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Craig A Meyer has traversed all four corners of the entertainment industry, making strong impressions in theatre, film, television and music.
On Broadway, Meyer created the role of Clinton Badger in MGM’s classic Meet Me In St Louis and toured nationally in Cats as Skimbleshanks, The Red Caboose in Starlight Express, and Mike Nulty in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas.
Regionally, he has starred in Forever Plaid (Frankie), A Class Act (Lehman Engel), Jacques Brel…(Man 2), Crazy For You (Bobby Child), 42nd Street (Billy Lawlor), The All Night Strut and the West Coast Premiere of The Thing About Men (Man).
Television and film appearances include guest-starring roles on “Necessary Roughness”, “Will & Grace”, “Good Morning Miami”, “Family Law”, “General Hospital”, and “Fernwood 2nite” as well as working with Alan Menken on Disney’s Aladdin, and with Tim Rice and Elton John on The Lion King. Film credits include Leatherheads with George Clooney and Renee Zellweger, Joyful Noise with Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah and, Identity Thief with Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy.
In music, Meyer has toured internationally and recorded with music legends Barry Manilow and Frankie Valli, and has headlined for cruise lines around the world.
Throughout Meyer’s busy career, he was repeatedly approached about his striking resemblance to Elton John and his uncanny ability to sound like the rock and roll legend. Meyer was eventually persuaded to expand his repertoire and began impersonating Sir Elton John.
Today, he is considered to be the best Elton John tribute artist in the market today whose strong vocals, striking resemblance and amazing talent on the piano has audiences everywhere remembering when rock was young.
A celebration of the character, costumes and charisma of the famed pianist and singer, Meyer’s fully produced show has captivated audiences throughout the United States and abroad.