Midwest New Musicals - 2013-14 Season
Workshop I: Fundamentals of Musical Theatre Writing
Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. $695 x 2 or $1,200 all at once
Acceptance By Application Only
Workshop II: Writing A Full Length Musical
Saturday, 2:30 – 6:30 $500
Acceptance By Completion of Core Curriculum or Invitation of Instructor
Writer’s Ensemble: Ongoing Workshop for Professional Writers*
Sunday 2:30 – 6:30 p.m. $250
By Invitation Only, restricted to members who have completed the Full Length Curriculum satisfactorily, including a complete draft (book, music and lyrics) of a full-length show (at least 75 minutes long) within one curriculum year (September through June) or other artistic consideration of the Director. Invitations will be extended in August, 2013.
CRAFT TUTORIALS: Fee: $375 per tutorial
(Applicants to the Core Curriculum may be asked to enroll in at least one tutorial prior to being accepted into the Core Curriculum)
Musical Theatre Bookwriting: 9 Tuesdays, Fall Session and Winter/Spring Session 7 – 9:00 p.m.
Learn the ABC’s of musical theatre structure and create an outline for a full-length work.
In Person On Line (Group Zoom with instructor)
9/10 9/17 -24 and 10/1
Writing Theatre Lyrics: 8 Tuesdays, Fall Session and Winter/Spring Session
Learn the ABC’s of rhyme and rhythms, and the importance of diction in theatre songs.
Writing Music for the Theatre I and II: 8 Mondays, Fall Session and Winter/Spring Session
Learn the ABC’s of writing dramatic music and how to use music as a story-telling device.
Fall Music I: 9/9-16-23-30 – 10/14-21-28-11/4
Spring Music II 1/13-20-27-2/3 -- 2/10-17-24-3/3