2015 Events

210  Amlent Avenue

210 Amlent Avenue

Book by Becky Goldberg; Music and Lyrics by Karl Hinze

Welcome to the Hamptons. Guests are gathering in the summer sun at 210 Amlent Avenue, a regal beachfront property, to visit retired actress Mrs. Jordan, and to pay their respects to her recently deceased husband, the famous Broadway director. Everything… [read more]

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Acappella

Acappella

Conceived by Greg Cooper; Book by Vynnie Meli; Music and Lyrics by The Acappella Company

A disillusioned teen idol from a small southern town returns home on the eve of the centennial celebration and realizes he’s left more behind than gospel and grits. But is what Jeremiah feels love or just nostalgia? His return upends the town. Aunt Leona… [read more]

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Claudio Quest

Claudio Quest

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Drew Fornarola & Marshall Pailet

CLAUDIO QUEST is a new musical comedy that follows a very super hero, his less super little brother, and one butt-kicking princess, as the three embark on a mission to overcome killer eggplants, a love-starved platypus, and their own 8-bit existential… [read more]

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Deep Love: A Ghostly Rock Opera

Deep Love: A Ghostly Rock Opera

Book by Jon Peter Lewis, Ryan Hayes & Garrett Sherwood; Music and Lyrics by Ryan Hayes & Garrett Sherwood

DEEP LOVE: A GHOSTLY ROCK OPERA is a story of love, loss, and indecision where sweethearts become adversaries in pursuit of what they cannot live without. Told entirely through continuous, haunting rock and roll, DEEP LOVE features Jon Peter Lewis from… [read more]

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Foolerie

Foolerie

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Santino DeAngelo

Come be an invited guest of the Great Earl in this exclusive chance to meet Clowne, the most infamous jester of the age, and his traveling troop of fools as they employ madcap madness and musical comedy in their desire to divert you! Wits will be battled,… [read more]

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HeadVoice

HeadVoice

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Ethan Andersen

Eric is writing a musical about his life. But instead of actors, he's using voices...the voices in his head. Frustrated with his own writing and his relationship with his mother, Eric brings his "HeadVoices" to life, and together they begin to musicalize… [read more]

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Held Momentarily

Held Momentarily

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Oliver Houser; Additional Material by James Zebooker

Trapped on a stalled subway car, six strangers discover it's not just the train that's stuck. A poignant musical comedy about making connections, living in the moment, and moving on in life. Oh, and one more thing: a woman just went into labor. [read more]

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Manuel versus The Statue of Liberty

Manuel versus The Statue of Liberty

Book by Noemi de la Puente; Music by David Davila & Howard Post; Lyrics by Noemi de la Puente & David Davila

Winner of the 2014 NYMF Developmental Reading Series Award, this Latin-infused American musical is inspired by the true story of a Princeton undergrad who was an undocumented child immigrant from the Dominican Republic. When Manuel gets a Rhodes… [read more]

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Moses Man

Moses Man

Book and Lyrics by Deborah Haber; Music by Casey Filiaci

MOSES MAN powerfully portrays the indomitable spirit of survival as it recounts the true saga of a Holocaust survivor, chronicling his perilous nine-year journey throughout Europe, Cyprus, Palestine, and Africa before finally finding freedom and home in… [read more]

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Napoleon

Napoleon

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Andrew Sabiston & Timothy Williams

There are icons, and those who help make them. Talleyrand is a master politician operating in the shadows. He thinks he can manage the man he’s grooming for greatness. But there’s one thing Talleyrand can't control – Napoleon's obsession with Josephine. In… [read more]

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Passing By

Passing By

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Patrick Thompson

Set in the small rural town of Jacksonia, Wisconsin, the story follows the relationship of Jenny Zimmermann, an ambitious writer, and Edison Wolters, a young man who works on his family’s farm. The two have grown up together and now, as they are graduating… [read more]

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Pope! An Epic Musical

Pope! An Epic Musical

Book and Lyrics by Justin Moran; Music by Christopher Pappas

POPE! AN EPIC MUSICAL is an award-winning musical comedy of heroic proportions. It tells the tale of a young, idealistic, rock-star Pope, and his ambitious nemesis, the Archbishop, who will stop at nothing to wear Pope's Mitre. In this comic book world,… [read more]

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Single Wide

Single Wide

Book and Additional Lyrics by George D. Nelson; Music and Lyrics by Jordan Kamalu

Katy may live in a tiny trailer park, but that doesn't stop her from having enormous dreams. As a single mother, living with her own single mother, she does all she can to get her son out of their "single wide" situation. This includes avoiding all men,… [read more]

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Songs for the Fallen

Songs for the Fallen

Book by Sheridan Harbridge; Music and Lyrics by Sheridan Harbridge & Basil Hogios

Paris, 1847. SONGS FOR THE FALLEN takes you through the extraordinary life of Marie Duplessis – courtesan, party girl, liar, and legend – from desperate poverty to her meteoric rise as the most notorious woman in France. Part vaudeville, part cabaret, part… [read more]

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Spot on the Wall

Spot on the Wall

Book and Lyrics by Kevin Jaeger; Music by Alex Mitchell

SPOT ON THE WALL tells the story of one family’s search for expression and empathy inside a museum. Paul Hunter, a talented photographer, is about to have an exhibition of his work at the museum – but when his artwork focuses on his mother’s recent lost… [read more]

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Summer Valley Fair

Summer Valley Fair

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Dylan Frederick

At the Summer Valley Fair you can be anyone you want to be...right? Aching for more than the blue glow of 432 friends, one sixteen-year-old girl trades the safety of her attic for roller coaster screams, laser light nights, boys who might be real, and… [read more]

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The Calico Buffalo

The Calico Buffalo

Book by EJ Stapleton; Music and Lyrics by Peter Stopschinski & EJ Stapleton

"We can always use a brand new legend in this old world and now we have one. The Calico Buffalo." Liz Smith, syndicated columnist — When the first-born son to the chief of all buffalo arrives covered with the markings of a calico kitten, the chief, his… [read more]

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The Cobalteans

The Cobalteans

Book and Lyrics by Yianni Papadimos; Music by Andrew Bridges, Ben Chavez & Yianni Papadimos

One year after their friend Gabriel’s death, four young men return to the lake house they had spent their summers growing up in. Gabriel’s family has finally put the house up for sale and the boys have come to say goodbye. However, the tranquility of… [read more]

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Tonya & Nancy: The Rock Opera

Tonya & Nancy: The Rock Opera

Book and Lyrics by Elizabeth Searle; Music by Michael Teoli

Based on the Olympic skating “knee whack” scandal, TONYA & NANCY: THE ROCK OPERA is the story of two girls going for the gold. Produced in Boston, LA, and Portland, OR, it's drawn strong reviews ("Brilliant and touching"; "Absurdly funny...surprisingly… [read more]

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Wearing Black

Wearing Black

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Riley Thomas

When his twin brother Charlie suddenly passes away, all Evan wants to do is forget their complicated relationship and move on, but the tangled relationships Charlie left behind keep Evan from truly letting go. As he slips into a spiral of self-destruction,… [read more]

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What Do Critics Know?

What Do Critics Know?

Book by Matthew Gurren; Music and Lyrics by James Campodonico & Matthew Gurren

In a strange turn of fate, the three most powerful theater critics, who have taken countless shows off the stage, must now put one on. With time running short, they enlist the help of a struggling Broadway writer, Nathan Wood, who has had a string of… [read more]

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