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At New Musicals Inc. in Los Angeles, we develop new musicals.

Here’s our blog, which includes posts and musings on the craft of writing musical theatre, along with our observations about developing new musicals, and how to get them produced.

Want to get involved, as a writer or producer?  See our page about developing musicals.

If you’re looking for classes, visit our sister organization, The Academy for New Musical Theatre.

 

Featured Video: 15 Minute Musicals – Bundled Together

“Bundled Together” was presented as part of NMI’s 2018 15 Minute Musicals: THE GREAT DIVIDE.

Book and lyrics by Claire Partin
Music by Kat Zimmerman
Cast: Hannah Madeleine Goodman, Nichole LaMay, Logan Mack, John David Wallis
Directed by Elise Dewsberry
Music Director: Kevin Mathie

Presented at the Broadwater Theatre in Hollywood as part of the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival on June 21 and 23, 2018.

The annual 15 Minute Musicals are the culminating project NMI’s Core Curriculum program for musical theatre bookwriters, lyricists, and composers. They are conceiving, written, re-written, and produced in a 10-week period at the end of the nine-month Core Curriculum program.

For more info on NMI’s Core Curriculum program, visit http://nmi.org/ and click on STUDY.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: An interview with Michael Rubinoff, Canadian Musical Theatre Project

An interview with Michael Rubinoff of the Canadian Musical Theatre Project where Tony-award winning COME FROM AWAY was developed. This interview is part of a series with producers and writers of new musical theatre, originally streamed live during the 2017 Stages Musical Theatre Festival.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: Andrew Panton (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) and David Bell (American Musical Theatre Project, Northwestern University)

An interview with Andrew Panton (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) and David Bell (American Musical Theatre Project, Northwestern University) about their joint project at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. This interview is part of a series with producers and writers of new musical theatre, originally streamed live during the 2017 Stages Musical Theatre Festival.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: an interview with Donna Lynn Hilton, Goodspeed Musicals

An interview with Donna Lynn Hilton, Line Producer at Goodspeed Musicals.This interview is part of a series with producers and writers of new musical theatre, originally streamed live during the 2017 Stages Musical Theatre Festival.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: an interview with writers of CITY OF LIGHT

An interview with Gabrielle Wagner (book) and Julie Weiner (lyrics) - two-thirds of the collaborative team (along with composer Jan Roper) of the new musical CITY OF LIGHT, developed through the NMI Full Length Curriculum. This interview is part of a series with producers and writers of new musical theatre, originally streamed live during the 2017 Stages Musical Theatre Festival.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: an interview with Robb Hunt

An interview with Robb Hunt, Executive Producer at Village Theatre in Issaquah, Washington. This interview is part of a series with producers and writers of new musical theatre, originally streamed live during the 2017 Stages Musical Theatre Festival.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: an interview with Cody Lassen

An interview with Broadway producer Cody Lassen of Cody Lassen and Associates. This interview is part of a series with producers and writers of new musical theatre, originally streamed live during the 2017 Stages Musical Theatre Festival.

Check out this interview at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/