Considering the Craft of Contemporary Musicals

The way I see it, one can argue about whether or not a show “works,” but saying a show has craft when it doesn’t is a much harder theory to prove.… Read More Considering the Craft of Contemporary Musicals


Interview: Carmel Dean & Dick Scanlan

Several years ago, a young Australian composer by the name of Carmel Dean expressed interest in joining 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