Michael McLean is a songwriter, composer, author, performer, playwright, film producer and director. He has written music and lyrics for more than 20 albums and has sold over a million tapes and CDs since his first release in 1983. Since 1991, Michael has performed The Forgotten Carols to sold-out audiences throughout the United States. He was the original story writer, producer and director of the film Nora’s Christmas Gift starring Academy Award winner Celeste Holm. He was also producer and original story co-writer of the holiday television classic Mr. Krueger’s Christmas starring film legend Jimmy Stewart. Other films Michael’s written and directed include Together Forever, What Is Real? and The Prodigal Son. In September 2000 his stage musical The Ark, written with Kevin Kelly, was featured in the Festival of New Musicals on Broadway in New York City.