J. Landon Marcus is a Brooklyn based composer, lyricist, playwright and performer. His work includes the Pulitzer nominated "Cyclops: A Rock Opera", and "The Royal Pyrate" -currently in development- with book writer Chas Libretto as part of the Uncharted residency program at Ars Nova. Landon has several solo albums, "The Shattered Citadel", "The Time Spy", and "Goddess Fading." produced with Jim Bertini.
His work has been seen at Ars Nova, Pasadena Playhouse, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, New York Musical Theater Festival (NYMF), Columbia University, Son of Semele Theater, The Lost Colony, Mercury Lounge, Bowery Poetry Club, The Satellite Lounge, and more. He is pleased to have worked with the Voice Project. J is also a painter and currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Anthropology at the New School.