Prior to his roles as "Blaine Anderson" on "Glee" and J. Pierrepont Finch in Broadway's HOW TO SUCCEED, Darren Criss was best-known for playing "Harry Potter" in Team StarKid's A Very Potter Musical and Sequel, for which he contributed to the musical scores. He also conceptualized the story and provided the music and lyrics for Team StarKid's recent musical, Starship, and the team recently took their projects on tour. Click below to go behind the scenes and hear what Criss had to say about the tour!
Originally hailing from the University of Michigan, and now based in Chicago, Team StarKid is a true Cinderella story for the modern age. To date, StarKid has garnered over 100 million views and 200,000 subscribers on YouTube, 167,000 Facebook fans, and 80,000 Twitter followers worldwide, and captured the attention of national media such asEntertainment Weekly, The Hollywood Reporter, “Access Hollywood,” “Entertainment Tonight,” NPR, and MTV. Though located in Chicago, StarKid Productions remains committed to pioneering the internet as a new outlet for theatre distribution.
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