New Musical Theatre: Comedy Songs

New Musical Theatre: Comedy Songs

New Musical Theatre: Comedy Songs

by: Multiple Authors

by: Drew Fornarola, Peter Mills, Michael Kooman, Christopher Dimond, Laurence O'Keefe, Michael Friedman, Ryan Scott Oliver, Adam Gwon, Drew Gasparini, Kirsten Guenther, Kait Kerrigan, Brian Lowdermilk, Ryan Cunningham, Joshua Salzman

New Musical Theatre: Comedy Songs

New Musical Theatre: Comedy Songs

by: Multiple Authors

by: Drew Fornarola, Peter Mills, Michael Kooman, Christopher Dimond, Laurence O'Keefe, Michael Friedman, Ryan Scott Oliver, Adam Gwon, Drew Gasparini, Kirsten Guenther, Kait Kerrigan, Brian Lowdermilk, Ryan Cunningham, Joshua Salzman

Overview

Contents:

"I’m Sorry" – Kerrigan & Lowdermilk
"Don’t Wanna Be Here" from Ordinary Days – Adam Gwon
"Random Black Girl" from Homemade Fusion – Kooman & Dimond
"A Little Bit" from Crazy, Just Like Me – Drew Gasparini
"All of My Friends (are Whores)" – Drew Fornarola
"Caralee" from 35MM – Ryan Scott Oliver
"Morning After Omelet" from Next Thing You Know – Salzman & Cunningham
"Way Ahead of My Time" from The Taxi Cabaret – Peter Mills
"Ten Little Indians" from Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson – Michael Friedman
"Accident Prone" – Kirsten Guenther & Laurence O’Keefe
"To Excess" from Homemade Fusion – Kooman & Dimond
"Party Worth Crashing" from The Bad Years – Kerrigan & Lowdermilk

Authors

Drew Fornarola

Drew Fornarola is a composer, lyricist, and playwright living in New York City. His most recent musical, originally commissioned by the New Musical Development Foundation, is now being developed for stage by DreamWorks Theatricals and for screen by DreamWorks Animation. Other theatrical works include COLLEGE The Musica ...

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Peter Mills

Peter Mills

Michael Kooman

Composer Michael Kooman is best known for his work with Christopher Dimond, with whom he received the 2013 Fred Ebb Award and a 2010 Jonathan Larson Grant. The duo were also the first recipients of the Mary Rodgers/Lorenz Hart Award and the Samuel French Next Step Award. Additionally, Michael has won the Burton Lane A ...

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Christopher Dimond

Playwright and lyricist Christopher Dimond is best known for his work with composer Michael Kooman, with whom he received the 2013 Fred Ebb Award and a 2010 Jonathan Larson Grant. The duo were also the first recipients of the Mary Rodgers/Lorenz Hart Award and the Samuel French Next Step Award. Additionally, Chris has ...

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Laurence O'Keefe

Larry was a producer of the original LA and NY productions of Heathers (Drama Desk nom for music). With his wife Nell Benjamin, he won the Olivier Award (London’s Tony) for co-writing Legally Blonde: The Musical, which ran 2 1/2 years on the West End and has toured the UK. Blonde received seven Tony Award nominations, ...

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Michael Friedman

Michael Friedman has composed music and lyrics for The Civilians' Canard, Canard, Goose?, Gone Missing, and (I am) Nobody's Lunch, as well as music for many productions in New York, London, and regionally. He is c ...

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Ryan Scott Oliver

Ryan Scott Oliver is a 2011 Lucille Lortel Award Nominee, a 2009 Jonathan Larson Grant recipient and wrote the music and lyrics for 35mm: A Musical Exhibition, Mrs. Sharp (2008 Richard Rodgers Award Winner, at Playwrights Hor ...

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Adam Gwon

Adam Gwon

Drew Gasparini

Drew Gasparini

Kirsten Guenther

Kirsten Guenther

Kait Kerrigan

Kait Kerrigan (she/her) is an award-winning lyricist, bookwriter, and playwright. Off-Broadway: THE MAD ONES (fka THE UNAUTHORIZED AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SAMANTHA BROWN), HENRY & MUDGE, with composer Brian Lowdermilk. She has written book and lyrics for the immersive house party THE BAD YEARS, REPUBLIC, UNBOUND, IRENA; and l ...

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Brian Lowdermilk

Brian Lowdermilk (they/them or she/her) is a queer, gender non-conforming writer and composer. Their musicals include THE BAD YEARS, HENRY & MUDGE, THE MAD ONES (fka THE UNAUTHORIZED AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SAMANTHA BROWN), REPUBLIC, ROSIE REVERE ENGINEER & FRIENDS and the albums OUR FIRST MISTAKE and KERRIGAN-LOWDERMILK: LIV ...

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Ryan Cunningham

Ryan Cunningham

Joshua Salzman

Joshua Salzman