Celebrating Diversity in Today’s Musical Theatre

This week, our beloved colleague Sheri Sanders publicly launched the Rock the Audition Coalition. This collective provides town halls for diverse performers to share their stories. In addition, RTAC offers growth opportunities for under-represented performers by connecting them to a cooperative of supportive teachers and industry professionals. I want to share my own personal views… Read More Celebrating Diversity in Today’s Musical Theatre

Interview: Carmel Dean & Dick Scanlan

Several years ago, a young Australian composer by the name of Carmel Dean expressed interest in joining ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com. Her songs were exceptional, especially her settings of Edna St. Vincent Millay poems. In addition to her glorious writing, she has been an active musical director, supervisor, and arranger on Broadway.  Last week, we had the pleasure… Read More Interview: Carmel Dean & Dick Scanlan