Photo Coverage: Marcy Heisler & Zina Goldrich Play 54 Below
Longtime songwriting team Marcy Heisler (Author/Lyricist) and Zina Goldrich (Composer) are set to make their 2014 Broadway debut with EVER AFTER, directed by Kathleen Marshall and produced by Kevin McCollum, Scott Landis and Philip Morgaman. They were the first women ever honored with the Fred Ebb Award for Musical Theatre Songwriting, and Heisler was awarded the 2012 Kleban Prize for Outstanding Lyrics.
Recent productions include THE GREAT AMERICAN MOUSICAL, based on the bestselling book by author/director Julie Andrews, which premiered at Goodspeed in 2012. Goldrich and Heisler earned nominations for the 2009 Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Music and Lyrics for their musical DEAR EDWINA, a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for Theatreworks USA's JUNIE B. JONES (based on the popular children's book)and a Helen Hayes Award nomination for their Kennedy Center production of SNOW WHITE ROSE RED (and FRED). They have provided original songs for The Walt Disney Company, PBS, Nickelodeon, and others. November 2009 marked the release of MARCY AND ZINA: The Album on Yellow Sound Label. Other projects in the works include SCREAMING LIKE A FOOL, a collection of romantic comedy songs, HOLLYWOOD ROMANCE, a screwball comedy, and a Cyrano de Bergerac story set in the Brill Building. They are both active members of The Dramatist Guild, and contributing writers to Dramatist magazine.