NEW WORKS SERIES / 5.18.15
monthly pre-premieres of new musicals.
NEW WORKS SERIES
Monthly Pre-Premieres of New Musicals
The core of Theatre Barn’s new work development process is the New Works Series which includes monthly pre-premieres of new musicals by primarily emerging writers. The series is now in its 8th season at the Daryl Roth Theatre.
New Works Series / May Installment
The Haunted Hotel
by Joshua Rosenblum/Joanne Lessner
Commissioned by DC's Signature Theatre
The Femme Fatale Show, by Nadav Wiesel
DARYL ROTH THEATRE | D-Lounge
101 East 15th St.
$20 General Admission | $15 Students/BMI Members
Plus a 2-Drink Minimum @ the bar
THE HAUNTED HOTEL
Selections from the Gothic Chamber Musical
Book and Lyrics by Joanne Sydney Lessner
Music and Lyrics by Joshua Rosenblum (Bush is Bad)
Based on the novella "The Haunted Hotel" by Wilkie Collins
Assistant Director Robert Phillip Smith
Musical Direction by Joshua Rosenblum (Miss Saigon, The Grinch)
Directed by Joe Barros (Gigi)
Ryan Bauer-Walsh (Billy Elliot)
Babs Rubenstein (Priscilla Queen of the Desert)
The Haunted Hotel, a delicious new musical in the spirit of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder and The Mystery of Edwin Drood, was commissioned by Arlington, VA's Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre as part of the American Musical Voices Project: The Next Generation. The project was made possible by a generous grant from The Ted and Mary Jo Shen Charitable Gift Fund.
THE FEMME FATALE SHOW
Selections from the New Musical
Music + Lyrics by Nadav Wiesel
Musical Direction by Daniel Rein
Carolyn Montgomery Forant
Featuring the talents of Eve, Helen of Troy, Pandora and Anna Nicole Smith, among other notorious women of mythic proportions. These wicked girls share their stories from their own perspectives and shed new light on the myths they have inspired. Also featuring songs from Wiesel's other recent and upcoming projects.