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Jeff Thomson

 
Bio:
JEFF THOMSON is a recipient of the Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation Award as well as the Dramatist Guild Musical Theatre Writing Fellowship. His songs have been performed by such artists as Adam Lambert, Lea Michele, JoJo, Elizabeth Gillies and he was a featured songwriter in the acclaimed ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
JEFF THOMSON is a recipient of the Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation Award as well as the Dramatist Guild Musical Theatre Writing Fellowship. His songs have been performed by such artists as Adam Lambert, Lea Michele, JoJo, Elizabeth Gillies and he was a featured songwriter in the acclaimed ... (read complete bio)

 

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Jeff Thomson Biography

JEFF THOMSON is a recipient of the Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation Award as well as the Dramatist Guild Musical Theatre Writing Fellowship. His songs have been performed by such artists as Adam Lambert, Lea Michele, JoJo, Elizabeth Gillies and he was a featured songwriter in the acclaimed songbook series at Lincoln Center. His song “Summerfling” was nominated for a MAC award. Jeff’s original musical TRAILS was performed in New York, Los Angeles, Seattle and Tokyo, winning him the NYMF award for Best Music as well as the Stage Entertainment Development Award. Other projects include VIRTUALLY ME for TheatreworksUSA, the critically-acclaimed musical horror spoof THANKSKILLING (adapted from the B horror movie), a club musical adaptation of the cult film JAWBREAKER, an arena rock musical adaptation of Allan Moyle's PUMP UP THE VOLUME (book and lyrics by Jeremy Desmon) and the postmodern musical comedy THE OLIVER EXPERIMENT (also with Mr. Desmon). He was commissioned by Broadway Across America to compose the score to the children’s musical MAD LIBS LIVE! (Off-Broadway, Fall 2015) and was selected by Amazon Studios to write the music for the animated movie musical, MIDNIGHT. Upcoming projects include the live action movie musical BEYOND RED conceived by film and TV writer/director, Darren Stein. Most recently, Jeff was selected by Simon & Schuster to pen the score to a new Broadway musical based on the iconic and beloved sleuth, Nancy Drew.




Jeff Thomson News

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Boise Awards; Huckleberry Star Theater's T Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Boise Awards; Huckleberry Star Theater's THE MUSIC MAN Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Boise Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

THEY WRITE THE SONGS Returns to Don't Tell Mama This Month Photo THEY WRITE THE SONGS Returns to Don't Tell Mama This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2022

The Manhattan Association of Cabarets (MAC) has announced the return of THEY WRITE THE SONGS on Sunday, November 13 at 2 pm at NYC's Don't Tell Mama.

Photos: First Look at Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans, Alex Newell & More in the Worl Photo Photos: First Look at Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans, Alex Newell & More in the World Premiere of THE LAST SUPPER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

Photos from the new musical comedy The Last Supper at South Orange Performing Arts Center starring Charlotte D’Amboise, Mark Evans, and Alex Newell are now available. Get a first look here!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE LAST SUPPER, with Charlotte d'Amboise, Alex Newel Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE LAST SUPPER, with Charlotte d'Amboise, Alex Newell and Mark Evans
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 25, 2022

BroadwayWorld is excited to take you inside rehearsals for The Last Supper at South Orange Performing Arts Center, with Alex Newell, Charlotte d'Amboise and Mark Evans as they prep the show for the stage at New 42 Studios. Watch a video from rehearsals!

VIDEO: Watch Alex Newell & Cast of THE LAST SUPPER Sing 'Raise a Glass' Photo VIDEO: Watch Alex Newell & Cast of THE LAST SUPPER Sing 'Raise a Glass'
by In Rehearsals - Jul 22, 2022

The company of the new musical comedy, The Last Supper, is getting ready for performances at South Orange Performing Arts Center, where the show will run July 27 through August 7. Check out an exclusive video of 'Raise A Glass,' performed in the rehearsal room by Alex Newell, Mark Evans, Pomme Koch, Megan Kane, Allan K. Washington, and Wes Zurick.

Photos & Video: See Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans & Alex Newell in Rehearsals for T Photo Photos & Video: See Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans & Alex Newell in Rehearsals for THE LAST SUPPER World Premiere
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 18, 2022

The Last Supper (July 27-August 7 at SOPAC) is the new musical comedy about five liberal grad students sharing a house in a conservative college town who, in their efforts to save the world, host a collection of their neighbors for a friendly evening of dinner and discourse. Things do not go well. Get a first look inside rehearsals here!

Special Offer: Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans and Alex Newell Star in World Premiere Photo Special Offer: Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans and Alex Newell Star in World Premiere Musical Comedy
by BWW Special Offer - Jul 18, 2022

Special Offer: Charlotte d’Amboise, Mark Evans and Alex Newell Star in World Premiere Musical Comedy

Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans & Alex Newell to Star in World Premiere of THE LAST S Photo Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans & Alex Newell to Star in World Premiere of THE LAST SUPPER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 27, 2022

The world premiere engagement of the new musical comedy, The Last Supper, taking place this summer at South Orange Performing Arts Center will star Tony Award nominee Charlotte d’Amboise, Mark Evans, and Alex Newell. With book, music, and lyrics by Jeremy Desmon and Jeff Thomson, The Last Supper is based on the film of the same name.

Abe Goldfarb Joins the Cast of WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE: THE MUSICAL Photo Abe Goldfarb Joins the Cast of WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Complete casting has been announced for WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE: THE MUSICAL™ ahead of the production’s official world premiere and 'Take a Shot' tour launch in Phoenix later this month.

WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE: THE MUSICAL 2022 'Take a Shot' Tour Kicks Off in Phoenix May  Photo WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE: THE MUSICAL 2022 'Take a Shot' Tour Kicks Off in Phoenix May 31
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2022

Bursting with infectious songs and non-stop laughter, the outrageously funny hit WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE: THE MUSICAL is taking to the road with a vengeance this summer! Marking its official world premiere, the 2022 WOACA “Take A Shot Tour” kicks off in Phoenix on May 31, stops in Louisville, Ky. June 21 - July 24, followed by Fort Worth, Texas Aug 1-21, and Philadelphia, Pa. (opening Aug. 23), with additional cities to be announced!

Jeff Thomson Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE LAST SUPPER, with Charlotte d'Amboise, Alex Newel Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE LAST SUPPER, with Charlotte d'Amboise, Alex Newell and Mark Evans

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 25, 2022

BroadwayWorld is excited to take you inside rehearsals for The Last Supper at South Orange Performing Arts Center, with Alex Newell, Charlotte d'Amboise and Mark Evans as they prep the show for the stage at New 42 Studios. Watch a video from rehearsals!

VIDEO: Watch Alex Newell & Cast of THE LAST SUPPER Sing 'Raise a Glass' Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Alex Newell & Cast of THE LAST SUPPER Sing 'Raise a Glass'

by In Rehearsals - Jul 22, 2022

The company of the new musical comedy, The Last Supper, is getting ready for performances at South Orange Performing Arts Center, where the show will run July 27 through August 7. Check out an exclusive video of 'Raise A Glass,' performed in the rehearsal room by Alex Newell, Mark Evans, Pomme Koch, Megan Kane, Allan K. Washington, and Wes Zurick.

Photos & Video: See Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans & Alex Newell in Rehearsals for T Videoplay
Photos & Video: See Charlotte d'Amboise, Mark Evans & Alex Newell in Rehearsals for THE LAST SUPPER World Premiere

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 18, 2022

The Last Supper (July 27-August 7 at SOPAC) is the new musical comedy about five liberal grad students sharing a house in a conservative college town who, in their efforts to save the world, host a collection of their neighbors for a friendly evening of dinner and discourse. Things do not go well. Get a first look inside rehearsals here!

STAGE TUBE: Jason Gotay, Andrea Ross & More Sing Jeff Thomson at 54 Below
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2014

Award-winning composer Jeff Thomson made his debut at 54 Below with 'Go Where The Love Is' last week, January 20. The evening will highlight material from the upcoming musicals Pump Up the Volume, Trails, and Jawbreaker, as well as several yet-to-be-revealed projects. Check out highlights from the concert below!

STAGE TUBE: Kirsten DeLohr Helland Sings 'Miles Of Time' from New Musical TRAILS at Village Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2013

On April 1st, 'Miles Of Time' from the musical TRAILS was featured on New Day Northwest Seattle. Kirsten DeLohr Helland, who plays the lead role of Amy in Village Theatre's new musical TRAILS, performed, accompanied on piano by Music Director R.J. Tancioco. The two then joined host Margaret Larson to talk about the musical, which runs through April 21 at Village Theatre in Issaquah and April 26 - May 19 at Village Theatre in Everett. Click below to watch the segment!

STAGE TUBE: Who Wants Cake? Presents THANK YOU FOR BEING A FRIEND
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2011

From the company that brought you The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode comes another hilarious parody of a beloved TV show, Thank You For Being a Friend. Who Wants Cake? is thrilled to bring this unofficial musical parody inspired by The Golden Girls to Ferndale's Ringwald Theatre for an exclusive 4 week run beginning Saturday, July 16th. Written by Nick Brennan, with music and lyrics by Luke Jones and Jeff Thomson, Thank You For Being a Friend will play Saturdays and Mondays at 8pm and Sunday afternoons at 3pm through August 8th. Don't miss your chance to see your favorite Ringwald guys dress as your favorite Golden Girls!

STAGE TUBE: JAWBREAKER: THE MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 18, 2010

JAWABREAKER is a new musical based on the 1999 film starring Rose McGowan, Julie Benz, Judy Greer and Rebecca Gayheart, JAWBREAKER: THE MUSICAL tells the Faustian tale of Satan-in-heels Courtney Shayne and her mean girl minions who play a nasty birthday prank on their picture-perfect bestie, asphyxiating her with a jawbreaker ball and accidentally killing her.

STAGE TUBE: Thoms, Leigh Green et al. Join JAWBREAKER; Promo Released!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 3, 2010

Tracie Thoms (Cold Case, Rent), Jenna Leigh Green (Wicked), and Alexa Green (Wicked) have been added to the all-star lineup of Broadway stars performing at the upcoming concert of music from Jawbreaker, a new musical based on the cult-classic film, on Sunday, December 12th, 2010 at 9pm at the Canal Room in New York City. They join the previously announced cast, which includes Shoshana Bean (Wicked), Morgan James (Addams Family), Carrie Manolakos (Mamma Mia), and Deborah S. Craig (Spelling Bee).


Jeff Thomson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jeff Thomson written?
Jeff Thomson has written 2 shows including The New Kid (Bookwriter), Mad Libs Live! (Composer).


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@Thomsonmusic24 - 11/24/22 11:58am #GGMF @SingingTurkie


@Thomsonmusic24 - 10/29/22 04:34pm If you're around the city November 13th, the utterly fabulous Doug Shapiro will be performing my and Jordan Mann's… https://t.co/CSI3Ar6rPX


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@Thomsonmusic24 - 9/17/22 04:27pm Updated the ol' website: https://t.co/r8nFuIDtU9 News, Updates, New demos! Stop on by if you like new musicals. :)


@Thomsonmusic24 - 9/8/22 04:18pm With all the crap going on, I hope something good or at least very sweet happens to you all this week. Go outside a… https://t.co/ojxLoLaVl0


@Thomsonmusic24 - 8/27/22 06:28pm Tonight at @TanglewoodMA: Copland Symphony #3 w/ #MichaelTilsonThomas


@Thomsonmusic24 - 8/20/22 02:09pm Excited to see #JohnWilliams tonight at @TanglewoodMA!


@Thomsonmusic24 - 8/8/22 11:39am Working with @thealexnewell is a career highlight.


@Thomsonmusic24 - 5/27/22 11:29am Attention #Phoenix friends! #WomenOfACertainAge starts so soon! @AbeGoldfarb @TJMannixNYC https://t.co/AkagfgUbj6


@Thomsonmusic24 - 5/19/22 04:30pm https://t.co/NfOk7Ow3AU


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