2015 Premier Premieres!
The inaugural Premier Premieres! new musical works festival featured six amazing original musicals.
WINNER 2015 Premier Premieres!
Chicago - Jed Levine (Book & Lyrics), Brad Kemp (Music)
A smart and independent NSA agent begrudgingly falls in love with the bumbling whistleblower she’s supposed to spy on.
After Premier Premieres! TAPPED enjoyed its six week nearly sold out run at MCL Chicago. The creative team and cast are now working on the next steps for production. We can't wait to the next big thing with this musical!
New York - Danielle DeMatteo (Book, Music, & Lyrics), Christina Bracco (Book)
Set in the late 1940s, Motel Rasdell tells the (slightly) true story of a sleazy motel just outside of Boston, Massachusetts, and its eccentric inhabitants.
After Premier Premieres! MOTEL RASDELL has enjoyed successful runs at both the Lowell Memorial Auditorium in Lowell, Mass. and at MCL Chicago.
The Thanksgiving Circumcision
Chicago - Ethan Krupp (Book & Lyrics), Davyd Reddyk (Book, Lyrics & Music)
According to the Torah, Jewish male babies are to be circumcised eight days after birth. In the case of Elena and James' second child, that means the bris is on Thanksgiving.
After Premier Premieres! THE THANKSGIVING CIRCUMCISION took over MCL Chicago in November performing three nights a week to nearly sold out houses every show. It was also voted one of the "Top 5 Short-Run Comedy Shows of 2015" by Newcity Chicago.
Chicago - Andi Sharavsky, Danny Galvin, Gretchen Eng and Jonathan Love (Book & Lyrics), David Yontz and Robbie Ellis (Music)
After best friends John and Grant tried time and time again to gain employment straight-out-of college, they started their own business: Self-Starters, the only professional resume forgers on the market.
After Premier Premieres! SELF-STARTERS enjoyed a critically acclaimed run at MCL Chicago getting "Recommended" by the Chicago Reader.