2015 Events

Balloon Boy: The Musical

Balloon Boy: The Musical

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Billy Recce

Inspired by the infamous media sensation known as the "Balloon Boy,” this musical imagines the answer to the timeless question: "Why did a Colorado father say his son was in a homemade weather balloon that soared across the state?” This tale of irreverent,… [read more]

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Daughter of the Waves

Daughter of the Waves

Book by Eileen Connolly; Music and Lyrics by Kat Blackwood with traditional folk music

On the windswept coast of Ireland, a traveling circus troupe smuggles Jewish refugees out of Nazi Europe. DAUGHTER OF THE WAVES is a true untold tale of survival and hope, told with traditional Irish music, popular big band radio classics, and original… [read more]

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Day of Wrath

Day of Wrath

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Eric B. Sirota

Based on Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, DAY OF WRATH is a musical with a sweeping romantic score about the human need for love and companionship. God's creation is not perfect; Man's creation is even more flawed. What is our responsibility for the… [read more]

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iLLA: A Hip Hop Musical

iLLA: A Hip Hop Musical

Book and Lyrics by Ronvé O'Daniel; Music by Jevares C. Myrick

iLLA: adjective, to be greater. Robert, a classically trained dancer, dreams of becoming a famous rap star. After suffering a humiliating defeat at a leading open mic competition, Robert struggles to redeem himself in the eyes of his community. He… [read more]

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Into the Sun

Into the Sun

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Michael Gubser & Paolo Prandoni

INTO THE SUN follows the saga of three young English friends who go off to the trenches of World War I. It is the story of the soldiers, their families, and their lovers – and of the way war changes each person and a generation. The show is loosely based… [read more]

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Rails

Rails

Book by Tom Paitson Kelly; Music by Tom Kenaston; Lyrics by Tom Paitson Kelly & Tom Kenaston

Memories fade, days disappear, and dreams get shelved. But none of that matters…if you have the right storyteller. Hours before her move to a senior home, Maggie's grandson conducts her on one last fantastical journey through the stories of her own life.… [read more]

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Scarlet

Scarlet

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Michelle Horgen

Soaring melodies weave this story of star-crossed lovers, betrayal, guilt, and the search for redemption. Inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, Michelle Horgen's SCARLET retells the classic story through the eyes of the lovers and their… [read more]

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The Gold

The Gold

Book by Andrea Lepcio & Philip Yosowitz; Music and Lyrics by Philip Yosowitz

In this sweeping historical fiction, Joseph Cohen is a Jewish German boxer whose ambition is to win the Berlin Olympics of 1936. His dreams are thwarted by the Nazi regime, and Joseph’s fight for the gold becomes the battle for his family, identity and… [read more]

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The Guide to Being Single

The Guide to Being Single

Book by Kaitlin Gilgenbach; Music and Lyrics by Alexi Kovin

Unlucky in love twenty-somethings conclude the solution to their relationship problems is to stay single, as they mingle through the bars of Wrigleyville. “The Guide to Being Single,” a new book from an anonymous author, gives you twenty-five simple rules… [read more]

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The Runaway Clone

The Runaway Clone

Book and Lyrics by Pamela Eberhardt; Music by Jonathan Brenner

Welcome to the year 2250, where our beloved Agency has perfected cloning to fill the void inside your hearts. Single and lonely? Dead loved one got you down? Fear not...there are a ton of clones for you to choose from! They're right in your backyard and… [read more]

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Windywoo and Her Naughty Naughty Pets

Windywoo and Her Naughty Naughty Pets

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Wendy Ann Gardner

WINDYWOO AND HER NAUGHTY NAUGHTY PETS is a children's musical that will delight viewers of all ages. In this jazz-infused show, Windywoo is devastated to learn that her beloved apartment building is being sold to a huge real-estate developer. Their… [read more]

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