The 2004 New York Musical Theatre Festival Archive

NYMF 2004 (Begins September 13)


NYMF @ 37 – The Belt Theatre, 336 West 37th Street


Book, Music, & Lyrics by Robert Asselstine 

The Big Voice: God Or Merman
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Steve Schalchlin

[title of show]
Book by Hunter Bell; Music & Lyrics by Jeff Bowen

Lulu: a new musical
Book by Adam Gwon & Courtney Phelps; Music & Lyrics by Adam Gwon

The Nuclear Family


NYMF @ 42 – Beckett Theatre (Theatre Row), 410 West 42nd Street


Dreams This Way

The Happy Prince
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Frank Schiro 

Like You Like It
Book & Lyrics by Sammy Buck; Music by Daniel S. Acquisto

Town and Gown
Book, Music, & Lyrics Tim Fountain and Kit & The Widow 

Three Sistahs
Book & Lyrics by Thomas W. Jones III; Music by William F. Hubbard; Story & Concept by Janet Pryce

Spontaneous Broadway

Pretty Faces
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Robert W. Cabell 

The Great American Trailer Park Musical
Book by Betsy Kelso; Music & Lyrics by David Nehls 

Book by James Racheff; Music by William Scott Duffield;
Lyrics by William Scott Duffield


NYMF @ 45 – The 45th Street Theatre, 354 West 45th Street


Joe Starts Again
Book by Martin Croft and Mark Fletcher; Music by Dean Lofherington; Lyrics by Martin Croft

A Hundred Years Into The Heart
Book by Richard Vetere; Music by Jeffery Lodin; Lyrics by William Squier

And The Earth Moved
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Timothy Huang 

The Next Big Broadway Musical 

The Taxi Cabaret
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Pete Mills

The Eyes Are The First Thing To Go
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Jim and Bob Walton


NYMF @ 46 –Theatre At St. Clements, 423 West 46th Street


The Man Who Would Be King
Book & Lyrics by DJ Salisbury; Music by Neil Berg

Meet John Doe
Book by Andre Gerle and Eddie Sugarman; Music by Andrew Gerle; Lyrics by Eddie Sugarman

Tim And Scrooge
Book & Lyrics by Nick Meglin; Music by Neil Berg

The Blue Flower
Book by Jim Bauer and Ruth Bauer; Music & Lyrics by Jim Bauer

Caligula: An Ancient Glam Epic
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Eric Svejcar

The Flute Player’s Song
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Tony Troy 


NYMF @ 47 – The 47th Street Theatre, 304 West 47th Street


Top Gun! The Musical
Book & Lyrics by Denis McGrath; Music by Scott White 

Altar Boyz
Book by Kevin Del Aguila; Conceived by Marc Kessler and Ken Davenport; Music & Lyrics by Gary Adler and Michael Patrick Walker

Far From The Madding Crowd
Book & Lyrics by Barbara Campbell; Music by Gary Schocker 

Book by Steven Billing, Norman Rea and Steven Yuhasz; Music by Bryon Sommers; Additional Music by David Salih and Craig Strang; Lyrics by Norman Rea 

The Woman Upstairs
Book by Kait Kerrigan; Music by Brian Lowdermilk; Lyrics by Kait Kerrigan and Brain Lowdermilk




The Critics: Reviewing The Situation 

Changing Sounds


From Hit LPs to Free MP3s 

Non-Profits and The Musical

Big, Bouncy and Breakable

Inside The BMI Workshop: The Making Of Avenue Q


NYMF @ The Tank 432 West 42nd Street


Jeremy Kushnier


Monica! The Musical
By Daniel Blau 

One Way Ticket To Hell
By Drew Taylor and Robert Cioffe

Rockers On Broadway 

Songs Of Marshall And Al Pailet

TITUS! The Musical
By Shawn Northrip 

Watt White Does The Top 40 In Hell
Written And Performed by Watt White


Movie Musical Screening Series @ AMC Theatres Empire 25


Included but was not limited to: MTV’s Hip-Hopera CARMEN, Hedwig And The Angry Inch, Neil Young’s GREENDALE and Dancer In The Dark


NYMF @ UPSTAIRS At 54 – 254 West 54th Street


Performed by Patti Austin; Songs of Ella Fitzgerald

Book by Craig Pospisil; Music & Lyrics by Jeremy Schonfeld

Gavin Creel And Alice Ripley In Concert

Get There Early: The Songs Of Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen

Readings, Concerts And Cabarets

Along The Way
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Gregory Christopher, James-Allen Ford, Russell Kaplan, Sara Levine, Karla Momberger

BroadwayUSA! – “Ducks And Lovers”
Book by Peter Gootkind and Mami Goltsman, Music & Lyrics by Peter Gootkind

BroadwayUSA! – “Emma”
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Stephen Karam 

BroadwayUSA! – “The Enchanted Cottage”
Book by Thomas Edward West; Lyrics by Alison Hubbard; Music by Kim Oler

Captain Louie
Book by Anthony Stein; Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz 

The Chromium Hook
Book by Itamar Moses; Music & Lyrics by Norman Noli; Additional Lyrics by James Racheff

Discovered Treasures 

MAC / ASCAP Songwriters’ Showcase

The Midtown Cabaret Festival

Shout! The Mod Musical Revue

The White Rose
Book & Lyrics by Jenne Wason, Music by Alan Cancelino


Special Events



After Charlie

Alternative Torch

the A Train plays, vol. XIV

Jim Caruso’s Cast Party

Newer Sundays


Rhapsody In Seth

The Striking Viking Story Pirates