Melanie Penn is a singer, songwriter and worship leader based in Brooklyn. For many years she was a mainstay in the NYC theatre scene and an award-winning musical theatre actress, primarily touring with the Broadway musical ‘Grease!’ She transitioned to songwriting and released three songwriter albums to critical acclaim (Wake Up Love, 2010, Hope Tonight, 2015 and Immanuel, 2017).
Aside from being a songleader at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, Mel also works with Redeemer City to City and Tim Keller to help over 450 new churches in global cities.
Currently she serves as Music Director at Our Saviour New York, a church plant in Midtown Manhattan. Mel is working on her 4th studio album with long-time collaborator, Ben Shive.
Wake Up Love
overwhelmed by things to do, I just walked around the apt saying "stop freaking out stop freaking out" aloud. sort of worked