The People Behind the Scenes

  •  "The Devil And Billy Shake" Rock Opera by George D. Simpson and Brian Maes

  • Photos by Melissa Rotondo

  • Hair,  Makeup, Photos by Kim Patrizzi of Kim's Barbershop, Lynn, MA

  • Lighting by Phred Moore of Interstellar Tech

  • Art Design by Emmanuelle Le Gal

  • Musical performances by Kook Lawry, Tim Archibald, "Old" Tony DePietro, MaryBeth Maes, Elle Gallo, Terri O'Soro, Danny McCarthy, George Simpson and Brian Maes

2015 Press

Read All About It

The Daily Item of Lynn did a great story on The Devil and Billy Shake!

Saugonians involved in The Devil and Billy Shake in the Saugus Advertiser.

Kook Lawry and The Devil and Billy Shake in the Lynnfield Weekly News.

Kook Lawry The Devil and Billy Shake 


Erik D'Orlando in the Danvers Herald.

Danny McCarthy in the Stoneham Independent.


Fox Prouty in the Marblehead Reporter


 Rachele DiFava in the Wilmington Town Crier.




The Past

Past Performances:

Lynn Arts, Lynn MA

Whippersnappers, Londonderry, NH

Capones, Peabody MA


The Music

Act 1
Act 2
 1. Overture
2. The Devil's Intro
3. Rock -N- Roll Heart
4. Same Old Girl
5. Fire Lover
6. A Devilish Greeting
7. Falling
8. Princess Shrill Is Thrilled (extended)
9. Live from The Inferno
10. Not Like That
11. Rebukes
12. Vulnerability
13. Crowd Control
14. Bombs and Lust
15. Better Than That
16. Inquisitions
17. Abstraction Of Love
18. Sparky Solo
19. Prayers In The Dark
20. Dragon's Heart
21. Fanfare
22. Face of Fear
23. Something About her/him
24. The Man who’s got Everything
25. Coda
26. Life Against Death
27. Princess Shrill Gets Her Groove On
28. Spark Rap
29. Speed Of God
30. John
31 The Day Of Law's Decay
32. Splitfoot's Folly
33. S.W.A.C.
34. Revelation
35. Up to me
36. Tempted
37. One More Song
38. Billy's Dream