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Two Musicals Win Richard Rodgers Awards Photo Two Musicals Win Richard Rodgers Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2023

The American Academy of Arts and Letters announced the two recipients of the 2023 Richard Rodgers Awards for Musical Theater. Both winning musicals will receive funds toward their presentation in staged readings at nonprofit theaters in New York City.

New Plays and Panel Discussions to Highlight Syracuse Stage's COLD READ FESTIVAL Photo New Plays and Panel Discussions to Highlight Syracuse Stage's COLD READ FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022

Plays by Rogelio Martinez, Ty Defoe, Jessica Bashline and Craig Thornton highlight Syracuse Stage‚Äôs 2022/2023 Cold Read Festival of New Plays, Oct. 18 ‚Äď 23.

University of the Arts' Polyphone Festival of New Musicals Now Accepting Applications Photo University of the Arts' Polyphone Festival of New Musicals Now Accepting Applications for 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 5, 2022

The Polyphone Festival of New Musicals is currently accepting applications for musicals for its 2023 Festival. Applications are due Friday, August 5, 2022 at 11:59PM.

University Of The Arts' Polyphone Festival Returns In-Person For 2022 Photo University Of The Arts' Polyphone Festival Returns In-Person For 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 29, 2022

University of the Arts' Ira Brind School of Theater Arts announces the lineup for the eighth annual Polyphone Festival of New and Emerging Musicals.

The New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting Program Announces 2021/2022 S Photo The New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting Program Announces 2021/2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021

The New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting Program (NYYS) and Director Anna K. Jacobs have announced the 2021/2022 Season. Heading into its fourth season the NYYS Musical Theater Songwriting program is specially designed to lead students through a range of musical theater songwriting processes. 

University Of The Arts' Polyphone Festival Accepting Applications For 2022 Festival Photo University Of The Arts' Polyphone Festival Accepting Applications For 2022 Festival
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021

The Polyphone Festival of New Musicals is an internationally recognized festival for the development of new musical theater at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. For the last seven years, we've brought professional composers, librettists, directors, choreographers, designers, and music directors from the field to the Ira Brind School of Theater Arts at UArts to work with student casts and creative teams on musicals in progress.

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Residencies for 23 Writers of Nine New Musicals Photo Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Residencies for 23 Writers of Nine New Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2021

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Rhinebeck Writers Retreat will host nine weeklong in-person residencies for 23 musical theatre writers of nine new musicals between June 27 and August 29.  Writers include Tony-nominee Beth Malone, Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls; Jonathan Larson winners Avi Amon, Sara Cooper, Ty Defoe, and Anna Jacobs and more.

Rashida Jones, Duncan Sheik, Baron Vaughn and More to Take Part in LIFE STUDIES, Bene Photo Rashida Jones, Duncan Sheik, Baron Vaughn and More to Take Part in LIFE STUDIES, Benefit Concert from The Civilians
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2021

On May 20, Off-Broadway theater company The Civilians will host Life Studies, a livestreamed benefit concert supporting the company and its artistic community. This year’s virtual event will celebrate risk-taking artists who look deeply into our world to reveal new truths.

University Of The Arts' POLYPHONE FESTIVAL Returns Virtually For 2021 Photo University Of The Arts' POLYPHONE FESTIVAL Returns Virtually For 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 14, 2021

University of the Arts' Ira Brind School of Theater Arts has announced the lineup for the seventh annual Polyphone Festival of New and Emerging Musicals. The festival will be available online beginning April 21.

A Little New Music SPOTLIGHT SERIES Presents Anna K. Jacobs Photo A Little New Music SPOTLIGHT SERIES Presents Anna K. Jacobs
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2021

THE SPOTLIGHT SERIES, a bi-monthly live streamed concert series created by¬†A LITTLE¬†NEW¬†MUSIC¬†will ‚Äúspotlight‚ÄĚ the music of composer/lyricist Anna K. Jacobs on February 16th. The evening will be co-hosted by ALNM co-producers Luke H. Klipp and Kila Packett, and produced by amy francis schott.

Maggie-Kate Coleman Videos

VIDEO: Anna K. Jacobs Accepts the 2020 Jonathan Larson Grant Videoplay
VIDEO: Anna K. Jacobs Accepts the 2020 Jonathan Larson Grant

by Stage Tube - Apr 30, 2020

2020 Jonathan Larson Grant recipient Anna K. Jacobs accepts the grant with a virtual speech. In the speech, Jacobs shares what this grant means to her.

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Firehouse Theatre Project's POP!
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2013

This summer, Firehouse will present the sensation musical, POP! Who Shot Andy Warhol? with book and lyrics by Maggie-Kate Coleman and music by Anna K. Jacobs. POP! is an outrageous whodunit musical in which the famous-and infamous-residents of Warhol's legendary Factory all have motives to pull the trigger. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Anthony Rapp as Warhol - Behind the Scenes at City Theatre's POP!, PA
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2012

POP!, a new musical by Maggie-Kate Coleman and Anna K. Jacobs, directed by Brad Rouse and choreographed by Billy Porter is currently playing until May 19 at the City Theater Mainstage, 1300 Bingham St, Pittsburgh, PA. Check out this behind the scenes video featuring an interview with star Anthony Rapp who plays Andy Warhol plus and idea of what to expect from the music and dancing.

STAGE TUBE: POP! In Performance at the Yale Rep
by Robert Diamond - Dec 11, 2009

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE'S world premiere of POP!, with book and lyrics by Maggie-Kate Coleman and music by Anna K. Jacobs, directed by Mark Brokaw, is now playing through December 19 only.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek: Yale Rep's POP! - On Stage!
by Robert Diamond - Dec 1, 2009

Yale Repertory Theatre (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) will present the world premiere of POP!, a new musical with book and lyrics by Maggie-Kate Coleman and music by Anna K. Jacobs, directed by Mark Brokaw, at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street), November 27-December 19, 2009. Opening Night is December 3.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek: Yale Rep's POP! - In Rehearsal
by Eddie Varley - Nov 29, 2009

Yale Repertory Theatre (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) will present the world premiere of POP!, a new musical with book and lyrics by Maggie-Kate Coleman and music by Anna K. Jacobs, directed by Mark Brokaw, at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street), November 27-December 19, 2009. Opening Night is December 3.