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Human Race Theatre – 2012 Festival of New Musicals

We just finished an amazing workshop of Dani Girl as part of the Human Race Theatre‘s 2012 Festival of New Musicals.  We were fortunate enough to work with an incredible cast and creative team, which led to an overwhelming audience … Continue reading

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Lyrics: The Sun Still Rose

This is the first song we wrote for DANI GIRL.  In fact, it’s the first anything that we wrote for DANI GIRL.  It’s the only song that we wrote before the book.  In general, we think it’s a pretty bad … Continue reading

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The 7 Deadly Sins of Musical Theatre Writing

There are approximately 8 billion things that can go wrong for a musical between the time a writer first touches pen to paper and the moment the actors take their final bow. From a writing perspective, here are the seven … Continue reading

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Lyrics: Requiem for a Bear

This is one of the earliest songs we wrote for DANI GIRL, and remains one of our favorites, in spite of some minor imperfections. We decided early on that Dani would have a teddy bear as a companion on her … Continue reading

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Some Pictures

Here are some photos from the past couple of months, including our residencies at Goodspeed Musicals and the 5th Avenue Theatre, and the production of Dani Girl in Toronto. More after the jump…

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Dani Girl Photos

The first preview of Dani Girl is less than twenty-four hours away, and things are really starting to take shape.  We thought we’d share a few rehearsal photos, in case you’re interested. The fantastic cast features Gabi Epstein, Jake Epstein, … Continue reading

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Oh Canada (Eh?)

There are a lot of rumors going around out there aboot how Canada is some sort of tropical paradise. Do not believe them.  It is cold as balls here.  They try to trick you with their devious metric system, but … Continue reading

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