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May 2019

All Of It Hosted by Alison Stewart (WNYC)

Playwright, composer, and lyricist Michael R. Jackson joins us to discuss his off-Broadway debut musical, "A Strange Loop", and perform live.   "A Strange Loop" is presented by Playwrights Horizons in association with Page 73 Productions on May 24.  

April 2019

March 2019

September 2017

February 2017

Some Updates!

When it rains it pours! It's been a while since I've posted any updates but some good stuff has happened recently so I thought I'd share: I am thrilled and honored to be the recipient of the 2017 Jonathan Larson Grant along with 5 other awesome writers. http://americantheatrewing.org/program/jonathan-larson-grants/ I am [...]

April 2016

A Strange Loop (Tonight at Feinstein’s/54 Below) – A Long Read

Tonight at Feinstein's/54 Below at 7pm and 9:30pm New Musicals at 54 is presenting a concert version of my musical A Strange Loop (tickets can be purchased here--use discount code LOOP35 to get 35% off the cover charge in the main dining room only). A Strange Loop is a piece I [...]

August 2015

Diversity in Musical Theater!

About a year ago I got drunk while live tweeting the Tonys and did a joke video with the catchphrase "Black Lives Matter but not in the theater!" A few months ago, I was invited by musical theater writing team Michael Walker and Kyle Ewalt to be on a panel that would be [...]