23. Caleb Damschroder

Calen Damshroder

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Guests

CALEB DAMSCHRODER is an NYC based composer/lyricist and actor. His musical Molly Sweeney (adapted from the Brian Friel play of the same name) headlined both the Bay Street Theatre New Works Festival in Sag Harbor, NY this spring and the 2014 New Works Series at The Human Race Theatre of Dayton, Ohio. He spent last year developing his americana-folk musical Devil's Kin at CAP21 in NYC and the show will be part of the PiTCH at the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival this summer. His musical The Commuters or A Cautionary Tale About The Port Authority was voted audience favorite of the Riant Theatre's 2016 Strawberry One Act Festival. His arrangement of  Stille Nacht/Mi Zeh Hidlik was recorded by the broadway cast of Cabaret for BCEAF's Carols for a Cure Vol. 16. He has participated in creating new songs for the charity concerts Muse Match 1 and Muse Match 8. He is a member of the Tony honored BMI Musical Theatre Workshop and The Dramatist Guild. As an actor, Caleb has recently appeared in Broadway's Cabaret at the famed Studio 54, and Paint Your Wagon at City Center Encores. He is a graduate of Otterbein College.  

instagram: @damncaleb

show: https://fingerlakesmtf.com/the-pitch/week-4/

Recipes

Tug Fork

Glassware: Mason Jar

Tools:

  • Mixing tin
  • Mixing glass
  • Cocktail Strainer

Garnish: Lemon Wedge

Ingredients:

  • 1½ oz. Moonshine
  • Juice of 2 Lemons
  • ½ oz. Simple Syrup

Steps:

In a mixing tin half-filled with ice, add:

  • 1-½ oz. Moonshine
  • Juice of 2 Lemons
  • ½ oz. Simple Syrup

Cover with a mixing glass and shake until the tin is frosted.

Strain into a mason jar over fresh ice.

Garnish with a Lemon Wedge.

Dubliner

Glassware: Cocktail (“Martini Glass”)

Tools:

  • Mixing Tin
  • Mixing Glass
  • Hawthorne Strainer

Garnish: Brandied Cherries

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Teeling Whiskey
  • ½ oz. Antica Formula Vermouth
  • ½ oz. Grand Marnier
  • Orange Bitters

Steps:

In a mixing tin half-filled with ice, add:

  • 2 oz. Teeling Whiskey
  • ½ oz. Antica Formula Vermouth
  • ½ oz. Grand Marnier

Cover with a mixing glass and shake until the tin is frosted.

Strain into a cocktail glass, and add 2 dashes Orange Bitters.

Garnish with 2 Brandied Cherries.