Denis Jones directs and Joe Kinosian music-directs this concert of songs from POPESICAL at New York’s venerable Joe’s Pub, featuring the stellar cast of Marshal Kennedy Carolan, Madeleine Doherty, Natalie Charle Ellis, Patti Murin, Jason Michael Snow, David Perlman, Lindsay Nicole Chambers and Tally Sessions!
Due to the overwhelming response to our SoHo Playhouse reading, director Marlo Hunter and I present our 90-minute staged reading of MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL, this time under the auspices of Tony-winning Perry Street Theatricals producers Martin Platt and David Elliott (SONYA VANYA MASHA AND SPIKE), to an invite-only industry audience! Cast includes Howie Michael Smith, Sarah Stiles, Justin Matthew Sargent, Natalie Charle Ellis, Jason Michael Snow, EJ Zimmerman and Matt Wolfe.
Along with several incredible performers under the direction of Marlo Hunter and an incredible band under the music direction of Joe Kinosian, I present “All Overett: The Songs of Adam Overett” at Ars Nova.
Adam Szymkowicz’s hilarious play, for which I wrote music and additional lyrics, premieres under the auspices of the Pipeline Theatre Company and the direction of Andrew Neisler. New York Theatre Review calls the songs “gorgeous and strange” …
Aron Accurso and I head to the esteemed Goodspeed Theater in CT to take part in the inaugural year of their Johnny Mercer Writers Colony! Along with many other fantastic writers, we will spend our week hunkered around a piano coming up with new musicals. Update: Aron and I wrote two new songs, one for our musical-in-progress GALWAY BAY (a three-person chamber musical about three different love triangles in three different decades on one of the beautiful Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland); and one for our oratorio-in-progress HANSEL AND GRETEL, based on — well, you can guess.
MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL gets an industry reading at the Soho Playhouse at 7:00pm, under the auspices of Theatre Resources Unlimited! Direction by Marlo Hunter (Associate Choreographer of B’way’s Picnic) and music direction by Christopher D. Littlefield (Addams Family, 9 to 5 tours). The incredible cast of Broadway veterans includes: Howie Michael Smith