Off-Broadway: “Assistants the Musical”
Assistants follows four ambitious go-getters in their quest for Hollywood success. When TV’s biggest showrunner announces a new deal with a major streaming subscription service, it sends her assistant Tara–and the rest of Los Angeles–into a frenzy. Navigating the industry proves harder than expected for the Assistants as secret alliances are made, trust is manipulated, and emotions get in the way of business.
NAAP Discover New Musicals Series: “Bethune”
Canadian surgeon Norman Bethune finds his passion and purpose renewed when he travels to 1930s China and aids the Communists in their struggle for liberation. Aided by his staff and local militiamen, he learns the price of belonging to two worlds and captures a glimpse of Mao's vision for the future.
NYU, New Studio on Broadway: “Disaster!”
Set in the wildest decade ever, DISASTER! delivers earthquakes, tidal waves, infernos and unforgettable 70s hits like “Knock On Wood,” “Hooked On A Feeling,” “Sky High,” “I Am Woman” and “Hot Stuff.”
Vital Theatre Company: “Angelina Ballerina”
In Angelina Ballerina The Musical, Angelina and her friends, Alice, Gracie, AZ, Viki and even their teacher, Ms. Mimi, are all aflutter because a special guest is coming to visit Camembert Academy! Angelina and her friends will perform all types of dance, including hip-hop, modern dance, the Irish jig and of course, ballet and they are excited to show off their skills to their famous visitor.
Vital Theatre Company: “Pinkalicious”
Pinkalicious can't stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor's office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe - a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can figure out a way to get out of this predicament.
Rediscover—NAAP & Prospect “Theater Company: Into the Woods”
Through this special Rediscover Series concert presentation, directed by Steven Eng and music directed by Kristen Lee Rosenfeld, NAAP brings a new and unique voice to interpret a modern classic. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning book and score interweaves favorite storybook characters, creating a timeless yet relevant piece on the power.
The Resident Acting Company: “The Belle’s Stratagem”
Letitia Hardy, promised to the charming Doricourt, plans to enchant him with her wit and charm, only to discover that she's fallen madly in love with him, and he seems quite unmoved by her. Desiring to marry a man who adores her equally, Letitia Hardy plans a bold deception–to have love as she likes it.
Common Man Musicals & MSTDA: “The Monkey King”
“The Monkey King: A Kung-fusical” (written by Jonathan & Kimbirdlee Fadner) is a theatrical retelling of an ancient Chinese legend infused with a clever storyline and heart-pumping music. The legend has entertained all ages for centuries with a cast of mythical creatures that can transform and transcend earthly realms and triumph amidst epic battles. But can you imagine what happens when the King is born and he is… a woman!? The Fadners light up this tale with a shocking modern twist that will inspire everyone to take action and be inspired toward positive change.