The 2010 New York Musical Theatre Festival Archive

NYMF 2010 (September 27 – October 17)


Full Productions


Above Hell’s Kitchen
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Jonathan Spottiswoode

Book, Music, & Lyrics by Ned Massey 

The Musical Parody Of The Fellowship Of The Ring 

Fingers And Toes
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Logan Medland

Frog Kiss
Book & Lyrics by Charles Leipart; Music by Eric Schorr
Based on the Stephen Mitchell novella The Frog Prince

The Great Unknown
Book by William Hauptman; Music & Lyrics by Jim Wann

The History Of War
Book by Chip Zen; Music by Deborah Abramson; Lyrics by Amanda Yesnowitz

I Got Fired: A Semi-Autobiographical Sort-Of-True Revenge Musical
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Keith Varney

Jay Alan Zimmerman’s Incredibly Deaf Musical
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Jay Alan Zimmerman 

The Most Ridiculous Thing You Ever Hoid
Book by Andy Seiler, Jim Beckerman and Fred Wemyss; Lyrics by Jim Beckerman and Andy Seiler; Music by Jim Beckerman
Based on the “Flywheel, Shyster and Flywheel” radio series by Nat Perrin, Arthur Sheekman, George Oppenheimer and Tom Knight 

My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding
Book, Music, & Lyrics by David Hein and Irene Carl Sankoff 

Nighttime Traffic
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Alex Wyse

Pandora’s Box
Book by Maria S. Schlatter; Music & Lyrics by Glen Roven
Based on the film Gazon Maudit

Concept by Matthew Neff; Music by Michelangelo Sosnowitz
Directed and Choreographed by Matthew Neff 

Popart: The Musical
Book & Lyrics by Daryl Lisa Fazio; Music by Aaron McAllister

Shine! The Horatio Alger Musical
Book by Richard Seff; Music by Roger Dean Anderson; Lyrics by Lee Goldsmith 

Show Choir! – The Musical
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Donal Gaverick and Mark McDaniels

Special Letter
Book & Lyrics by Seon Park; Music by Change Wook Ma

The Tenth Floor
Book by Sara Cooper; Music & Lyrics by J. Sebastian Fabal

Tess, A New Rock Opera
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Annie Pasqua; Additional Book, Music, & Lyrics by Jenna Pasqua
Based on Tess Of The d’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy 

Therapy Rocks
Book by Kaethe Fine, Nat Bennett and Karen Bishko; Music & Lyrics by Karen Bishko 

Things As They Are
Book & Lyrics by John Dietrich; Music by Jonathan Comisar

Book by Christy Hall; Music by Jeff Thomson; Lyrics by Jordan Mann

Book by Gary Holmes and Allan Shapiro; Music by J.C. Johnson and Friends

Book, Music, & Lyrics by David Rossmer and Steve Rosen 

Vote For Me: A Musical Debate
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Scott Elmegreen and Drew Fornarola

Without You
Book by Anthony Rapp; Music & Lyrics by Anthony Rapp, Joe Pisapia, John Keaney, and Jonathan Larson


Student Musicals


Book by Jill Jaysen; Music & Lyrics by Mark Shepard
Conceived by Jill Jaysen and Jena Wider

My Life: Today
Book by Zakiyyah Alexander, Lisa Danser, Sara Patterson and Jeff Statile; Music by Stephen Jamail; Lyrics by Steven Jamail and Sara Patterson
Inspired By The Writings And Stories Of The RBKids Ensemble 

Water and Power
Book & Lyrics by Jeff Lantos; Music by Bill Augustine


Special Events


8Minute Musicals

If It Only Even Runs A Minute
Conceived by Kevin Michael Murray and Jennifer Ashley Tepper


Developmental Readings


Food On The Aisle
Book & Lyrics by Donna Kaz; Music by Gerald Stockstill

Most Likely To Die
Book & Lyrics by Christopher Barnes; Music by Ryan Mercy

Book, Music, & Lyrics by Tim Long and Jerome Johnson


NYMF @ Nite

Cocaine: The Band – The Musical
Book by Maggie Levin, Colin Doyle and Celina Carvajal; Concept, Music, & Lyrics by Colin Doyle

Oklahomo: The Adventures Of Dave and Gary
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Jesse Gage

Our Country
Book by Dan Collins; Music & Lyrics by Tony Asaro;
Based On An Original Concept by Tony Asaro