Writing a good comedy song is tough. Good comedy has to build on itself, be character driven, with music that doesn’t get in the way of the lyrics. … Read More Anthology, Volume 16: Comedic Ballad (Men)
Finding good, well written comedic songs for men can be a challenge. … Read More Anthology, Volume 14: Comedic Up-Tempo (Men)
Sometimes it’s the “I Want Song” at the top of the show. Sometimes it stops the show as the 11:00 number. Either way, the dramatic ballad is a staple of any contemporary musical theatre performer’s book.… Read More Anthology, Volume 12: Dramatic Ballads
Learning how to set reasonable boundaries for yourself is an important step in being a successful professional working artist.… Read More Boundaries
Contemporary Musical Theatre would like you to meet our newest team member, intern Nina Kauffman.… Read More Welcome to Our Newest Team Member, Nina Kauffman!
We have over 50 songs for legit mezzos on ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com. Update your book with some underperformed contemporary musical theatre.… Read More Anthology, Volume Eight: Legit Mezzo
With more kids discovering their love of musical theatre at younger ages, the need for more age-appropriate repertoire has increased (We can only listen to so many Little Red Riding Hoods and Annies). So recently we put a call out to our writers and asked them to submit some of their songs for youth and teens. We’re… Read More Anthology, Volume Six: Teen Girls