ABOUT

mephistoape studios
are
Benjamin Belew
and
Sakagch Akeala

Composer, pianist, illustrator, sculptor, story creator, with professional animation background.

mephistoape@gmail.com

Recent Theatrical Works

Allegiance (booked)
Palo Alto Players (2022)
Music Director/Pianist

Big Fish
Sunnyvale Community Players (2021)
Music Director/Pianist

Miracle on 34th Street
Los Altos Stage Company (2019)
Music Director/Pianist

Chicago
San Jose Stage Company (2020)
Music Director/Pianist

 Jekyll & Hyde
Sunnyvale Community Players (2019)
Music Director/Pianist

Juke Joint Juke Box
A show by Gary Standford Jr. (2019)
Pianist/Composer-Arranger

MONSTER
Tokyo University, Akita International University, Japan (2018)
Story / Libretto / Music / Music Director / Artistic Director / Director

La Cage Aux Folles
Sunnyvale Community Players (2018)
Music Director/Pianist

Nĕn-NĕnĕKŏ
Tokyo University, Japan (2017)
Story / Libretto / Music / Music Director / Artistic Director / Director

In Production

Prototype
Classic-contemporary musical
Story / Libretto / Composer / Artist