2016 Events

A Lasting Impression

A Lasting Impression

Book by Emily Kaczmarek; Music and Lyrics by Zoe Sarnak

Kali and Simone are artists, sisters, and (lately) roommates. They live, work, and navigate their mother’s chronic illness in close quarters and relative peace – until they meet Jo, a journalist wrestling with the cost of her recent assignment in Syria. As… [read more]

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Artemis In the Parking Lot

Artemis In the Parking Lot

Book and Lyrics by Shayok Misha Chowdhury; Music and Lyrics by Laura Grill

Stuck in the suburban jungle, a dirt-eating mama's boy digs up the truth about what lies beneath his high school's softball field. Together with a motley team of friends, enemies, and frenemies, he takes a stand to stop the town from turning the field into… [read more]

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Bread and Roses

Bread and Roses

Book and Lyrics by Jill Abramovitz; Music by Brad Alexander

Maya is a young woman who illegally crosses the U.S. border from Mexico to work with her sister Rosa cleaning Office Building 646 in downtown LA. Witnessing firsthand the corruption and abusive working conditions, Maya joins Sam from Justice for Janitors… [read more]

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Cookies

Cookies

Book, Music, and Lyrics by David Christensen and Michael Shapiro

New-Pine-Cone-Scout Katie arrives during Cookie Season with the hopes of continuing her legacy as overachiever and perpetual do-gooder. Chaos ensues under the helm of Troop Leader Q’Diva as Katie, her wide-eyed new best friend Jenny, and the other… [read more]

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CRUDE

CRUDE

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Maureen Condon; CRUDE Album Musical Production and Arrangements by John McKenna

CRUDE is a musical romp through the world of big oil and high stakes PR, where solar start-ups and the press are pawns in a game of corporate intrigue. Will sexy PR dynamo Cassidy Sullivan succeed in steamrolling her CEO Dad and his oil giant, End-Run,… [read more]

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Molly Murphy & Neil deGrasse Tyson On Our Last Day On Earth

Molly Murphy & Neil deGrasse Tyson On Our Last Day On Earth

Created & Written by Molly Beach Murphy, Music & Lyrics by Loren Berí

Molly Murphy and Neil deGrasse Tyson On Our Last Day On Earth (MMNdGT) is part indie lecture series and part musical cabaret. The story follows famous astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and his biggest fan girl through the Hayden Planetarium in the last 24… [read more]

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Play Like a Winner

Play Like a Winner

Book and Lyrics by Erik Johnke; Music by David Wolfson

In the fiercely competitive world of girls’ soccer, how far would you go for your child? PLAY LIKE A WINNER is a satire of the soccer mom world based upon the award-winning play by Caytha Jentis, “All About the Kids.” At curtain, Coach Nick lies dead on… [read more]

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Remission

Remission

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Rebekah M. Allen

Davy is a lonely college junior who dives into storytelling and fantasy to escape a life weighed down by stress, family dysfunction, and a challenging roommate. When blindsided by an unexpected cancer diagnosis, paralyzed by fear and despair, Davy leaves… [read more]

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The Baby Project

The Baby Project

Book by Lori Ada Jaroslow; Music by Fonda Feingold & Noriko Olling; Lyrics by Fonda Feingold & Lori Ada Jaroslow additional material by Michael Schiralli

Dana Jacobson, a fortyish, single New Yorker, leaves her colorful family of origin and moves to Los Angeles to start one of her own. As she careens through the world of medically assisted fertility she is forced to ponder the question – What exactly… [read more]

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Touché

Touché

Book and Lyrics by Blair Ross; Music by Randy Redd

It's wild! It's weird! It's out of this world! It’s 1964 and the race is on. The prize? The moon! Touché is a mad mad mad mad musical farce inspired by mostly-true events. Post-Ike. Pre-miniskirt. A go-getting Madison Avenue adman is sent to Moscow to… [read more]

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