In Translation: Teaching Internationally

Some of the exciting an challenging aspects we’ve found while working internationally.… Read More In Translation: Teaching Internationally

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7 Notes for Writers, from 3 Directors of Note

 by Timothy Huang Writing musicals can be a lonely, hilarious, cringe-worthy, awesome, depressing, exhilarating thing. There’s nothing quite like the feeling of knowing you’ve written the next “Take Me Or Leave Me”, only to have colleagues in your workshop take it, stomp all over it, then leave it twitching in the streets awaiting EMS. But… Read More 7 Notes for Writers, from 3 Directors of Note

Reflections on VOW: The Directory’s Inaugural Workshop

This blog is a part of The Directory of Contemporary Musical Theatre Writers, found online at www.contemporarymusicaltheatre.com.  ___________________________________ This past weekend, my colleague Laura Josepher and I watched twenty gifted musical theatre students premiere a 90-minute collection of new musical “shorts” threaded together with solo songs from The Directory. The three sold-out performances were the culmination… Read More Reflections on VOW: The Directory’s Inaugural Workshop

Broadway Kids Auditions: Nurturing Young Artists (And Their Parents)

This blog is a part of The Directory of Contemporary Musical Theatre Writers, found online at www.contemporarymusicaltheatre.com.  __________________ BILLY ELLIOT. MATILDA. ANNIE. In the last several years, there have been a slew of shows highlighting young singing actors. At any age (but especially with children) it’s important to get the kind of training that encourages and supports… Read More Broadway Kids Auditions: Nurturing Young Artists (And Their Parents)

Creating New Dialogues Through New Work

This blog is a part of The Directory of Contemporary Musical Theatre Writers, found online at www.contemporarymusicaltheatre.com.  __________________ As regular readers of our blog know, The Directory is a resource dedicated to helping folks find largely unpublished contemporary musical theatre repertoire. We’re grateful people around the world are finding us. Our subscription sales, Facebook, MailChimp and… Read More Creating New Dialogues Through New Work