A resident of NYC since 1994, Mr. McDaniels is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy and the New School University with a BFA in Musical Theatre. A jack of all trades, he has worked as a composer, performer, voice over artist, producer, house manager, off-Broadway theater manager (Davenport Theatre) and mosaic artist. He is the co-author and composer of the award winning original musical comedy Show Choir! -The Musical (FringeNYC '07, NYMF '10, Edinburgh Fringe '11, A.C.T. San Franciso '12, Studio Cast Recording "15, Winnipeg Studio Theatre "16) and Casual Bob (4@15 with NYU.) His song "Stage Fright" from Show Choir! was recognized at the 2011 York Theater N.E.O. concert, celebrating New, Emerging, and Outstanding musical theatre writers in NYC. Mr. McDaniels is currently the host and co-producer of The Cabaret Showdown, a monthly musical imrprovisation game show at the Kraine Theater, NYC.