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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: an interview with T.J. Dawson, Executive Producer of 3D Theatricals

NMI’s featured video release this week is an interview with T.J. Dawson, Executive Producer/Artistic Director of 3D Theatricals in Orange County. 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 Broadway producer Ken Davenport

NMI’s featured video release this week is an interview with Broadway producer Ken Davenport, author of the Producer’s Perspective blog. Ken hosted a panel at NMI’s 2016 BIZ of the MUSICAL THEATRE BIZ Conference - to see a FREE video excerpt from his informative panel, check out http://nmi.org/develop/conference/2016-panel-videos-login/

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

Featured Video: an interview with Oliver Houser

NMI’s featured video release this week is an interview with Oliver Houser, one of the winners of the 2017 New Voices Project at NMI. 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 it out at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: an interview with Ken Nicholson

NMI’s featured video release this week is an interview with Kent Nicholson, Director of Musical Theatre at Playwrights Horizons in New York. 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 it out at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: an interview with Victoria Bussert

NMI’s featured video release this week is an interview with award-winning director Victoria Bussert, Director of Music Theatre at Baldwin Wallace University. 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 it out at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/

Featured Video: Sybil’s Closet

NMI’s featured video release this week is our Hollywood Fringe Festival production of “Sybil’s Closet”- the story of two eccentric sisters and their surprising new neighbor. Book and Lyrics by Grace Jasmine. Music by Ross Plotkin. Directed by Warren Davis. Music Directed by Kevin Mathie. Stage Manged by Jerry A. Blackburn. Starring Bette Smith, Terri Baker Weiss, Kurt Koehler, and Sandy Kaufman.

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

Featured Video: an Interview with Kellen Blair

NMI’s featured video release this week is an interview with bookwriter/lyricist Kellen Blair, the co-writer of Off Broadway’s MURDER FOR TWO. One of the things Kellen talks about is the value of his initial education through NMI’s Core Curriculum - in particular, the Lyric Lab offered at WritingMusicalTheare.com. 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 it out at http://nmi.org/the-front-row/