Rocky Band


Rob Murphrey (drums) returns to his hometown of Wilmington after nearly 20 years performing shows such as Miss Saigon on Broadway and with U.S. and International touring productions including Sweet Charity starring Molly Ringwald, The Full Monty and Grease in Europe, Lebanon, and Istanbul, Turkey.

Rob Hood (synths) is a graduate of Fork Union Military Academy (high school), NC State University (BA) and NCCU (JD).  He is thrilled to back for his 14th show at City Stage.  Rob would especially like to thank Chiaki and Justin for the opportunity to participate in their productions.  He practices law in six counties in Southeast NC and is a member of the Board of Directors of his HOA and a no-kill animal shelter in Ocean Isle Beach (


Luke Perkins (bass)


David Easton (guitar)


Chiaki Ito (piano) is Music Director and Producer. Graduate of NCSA, UNC-CH, U of Guam and U of SC.