The 2006 New York Musical Theatre Festival Archive

NYMF 2006 (September 10 – October 1)


The Next Link


Desperate Measures
Book & Lyrics by Peter Kellogg; Music by David Friedman

Emerald Man
Book & Lyrics by Janet Cole Valdez; Music by Marc Bosserman and Tom Valdez

Flight Of The Lawnchair Man
Book by Peter Ullian; Music & Lyrics by Robert Lindsey-Nassif
Based on a concept by Robert Lindsey-Nassif

Go-Go Beach
Book & Lyrics by John Wimbs, Music by Michael Shaieb and Brent Lord

Have A Nice Life
Book by Matthew Hurt and Conor Mitchell, Music & Lyrics by Conor Mitchell

Hot And Sweet
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Barbara Schottenfeld

Journey To The West
Book & Lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker; Music by Richard Oberacker

Book & Lyrics by Aaron Jafferis; Music by Ian Williams 

Book, Music, & Lyrics by Shawn Northrip

Oedipus For Kids!
Book by Kimberly Patterson and Gil Varod; Music by Robert J. Safersterin; Lyrics by Gil Varod

River’s End
Book & Lyrics by Cheryl Coons, Music by Chuck Larkin

The Screams Of Kitty Genovese
Music by Will Todd, Libretto by David Simpatico

Smoking Bloomberg
Book, Music, & Lyrics by David Cornue, Sam Holtzapple, Warren Lay and Chris Todd 

Three Sides
Book by Grant Olding with Toby Davies; Music & Lyrics by Grant Olding

Book, Music, & Lyrics by Marcus Hummon


Full Productions


Behind The Limelight (Broadway – Chaplin: The Musical)
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Christopher Curtis 

The Children
Book & Lyrics by Stan Richardson, Music by Hal Goldberg

Captain Gravy’s Wavy Navy: Where’s The Moon?
Book, Music, & Lyrics by David Cooper & Jeffrey Katz

Book by Craig Pospisil; Music & Lyrics by Jeremy Schonfeld

Gutenberg: The Musical!
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Anthony King and Scott Brown

Having It Almost
Book by David Goldsmith and Wendy Perelman; Music by John Kavanaugh with Additional Songs by Jeff Blumenkrantz, Annie Kessler & Libby Saines and Stephen Schwartz; Lyrics by David Goldsmith 

J.O.B. The Hip-Hopera
Book & Lyrics by Jerome Sable and Eli Batalion, Music by Jerome Sable, Eli Batalion and Joe Barrucco

The Man In My Head
Book by Thomas F. DeFrantz; Music & Lyrics by Michael Wartofsky 

The Night Of The Hunter
Book & Lyrics by Stephen Cole; Music by Claibe Richardson

This Could Be Love
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Brock Simpson

The Tragic And Horrible Life Of The Singing Nun
Book & Additional Lyrics by Blair Fell, Music & Lyrics by Andy Monroe

The Paisley Sisters’ Christmas Special
Book by Jim Ansart, Joel Benjamin, Bret Silverman, Steve Silverman; Music by Bret Silverman; Lyrics by Jim Ansart, Joel Benjamin, Bret Silverman

Party Come Here
Book by Daniel Goldfarb; Music & Lyrics by David Kirshenbaum

Book & Lyrics by Dean Bryant; Music by Mathew Frank

White Noise
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Joe Drymala, Additional Song by Rick Crom, Glen Kelly, Laurence O’Keefe and Eric Svejcar; Conceived by Ryan J. Davis


Dance Series


All Is Love 

School Daze

Common Grounds


Developmental Series


Alive In The World
Music & Lyrics by Paul Scott Goodman

The Tales Of Custard The Dragon
Book by Mary Hall Surface; Music by Brad Ross; Lyrics by Danny Whitman 

Chang & Eng
Book by Burton Cohen; Music by Mark Campbell; Lyrics by Stephen Hoffman

Cumberland Blues
Book by Michael Norman; Music by Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter; Lyrics by Robert Hunter; Additional Material by Phil Lesh and Greg Anton.

Saint Heaven
Book by Martin Casella; Music & Lyrics by Keith Gordon

The Chocolate Tree
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Al and Marshall Pailet 

Book by Steve Jacobson; Music by Gary William Friedman; Lyrics by Edward Gallardo 

Book & Lyrics by Laurence Holzman and Felicia Needleman; Music by Benjamin Rosenbluth


Concerts & Special

The Unauthorized Musicology of Ben Folds

The MacGuffin?

Blue Lou and the Bullyfish

Little By Little

Baby Wants Candy


Concerts Series At Ars Nova

Broadway Spotlight: Merle Dandridge


Andrew Lippa And A Piano 

Annie Golden: Velvet Prison 

Daniel Reichard 

The Petersons


Joe Iconis: Things To Ruin

Old Springs Pike

Donna Lynne Champlin: Finishing The Hat 

Manoel Felciano

NYMF At Nite

An Evening With Duncan Shiek


NYMF at New World Stages


The NYMF Luau!

The NYMF Speakeasy!