RESUME

 

 

Productions:

A Year in Jackson (Bookwriter) Full-length musical with Composer-Lyricist Joey Contreras. Commissioned by University of Nebraska Theatre Department. Staged reading directed by Alisa Belflower, produced by University of Nebraska, 2014.

Allie in Wonderland (Bookwriter/Lyricist) Children’s musical with composer Ben Wexler. Commissioned by Metropolitan Montessori School. Staged reading produced by Phillip Bettencourt, 2013. Full production produced by Metropolitan Montessori School, 2014.

Playing with Matches (Bookwriter/ Lyricist), Full-length musical with composer Salomon Lerner, 29-hour Equity Reading produced at NYU Tisch, 2012. Developmental reading and workshop production in collaboration with Tisch’s New Studio, produced by CDP, 2013.

The Most Important Night Ever (Bookwriter/ Lyricist), 10-minute musical with composer Max Mamon. Commissioned and produced by Prospect Theater Company for Rites of Passage Musical Theater Lab, Equity Showcase, 2012.

BFF (Bookwriter/ Lyricist), 20-minute musical with composer Haesun Suh. Equity Reading at NYU Tisch, 2011. Produced by Unfinished Business Festival, the Duplex, 2011.

XMAS: A Secular Sequel (Bookwriter/ Lyricist), Full-length musical with composer Shruti Kumar, Produced at Columbia University, 2003.

Crash Text Dummy (Bookwriter/ Lyricist), 10-minute musical with composer Shruti Kumar. Produced by Latenight Theater, 2003.

Work Featured:

BMI Smoker (BMI's periodic presentation of significant material from recent months), 2014

Best of William Finn’s Songs By Ridiculously Talented Composers and Lyricists You Probably Don't Know But Should, 54 Below, 2013

Broadway’s Future Songbook Series (Two Christmas Concerts and the Songbook of Josh Freilich) New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Lincoln Center, 2013

An Evening of Emerging Female Composers (Produced by Sparkification Productions), Helen Mills Theatre, 2013

Prospect Theater Summer Teen Intensive Showcase, Theater Row, 2011, 2012, 2013

Freilich & Benson Split the Keys, Barrington Stage Company, NYMF, 2013

Songs Rona Wrote: The Music of Rona Siddiqui, The Laurie Beechman Theatre, 2013

William Finn’s Songs By Ridiculously Talented Composers and Lyricists You Probably Don't Know But Should, Barrington Stage Company, 2011, 2012.

Marvin’s Garden, Joe’s Pub, 2012

Yes, We Can: Emerging Songwriters (Benefit Concert for the Obama campaign), The Laurie Beechman Theater, 2012

Windowless Apartment (Cabaret), Barrington Stage Company, 2011

The Big V-Day Cabaret, Barrington Stage Company, 2011

Funny Business: Comedic Songs and Scenes, (Benefit Concert for God’s Love We Deliver, The Duplex, 2011

Party Time (Cabaret), Produced by Blue Room Arts Collective, The Duplex, 2011