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DENVER CASADO is an award-winning composer, writer and teaching artist based in New York City. He’s the composer of Tea With Chachaji and Life on the Mississippi, two critically acclaimed musicals that have been produced across the country. Denver is also the founder of Beat by Beat Press, ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
DENVER CASADO is an award-winning composer, writer and teaching artist based in New York City. He’s the composer of Tea With Chachaji and Life on the Mississippi, two critically acclaimed musicals that have been produced across the country. Denver is also the founder of Beat by Beat Press, ... (read complete bio)
Gaelen Gilliland Chats With Moonlit Wings' Young Cast Of THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE Photo Gaelen Gilliland Chats With Moonlit Wings' Young Cast Of THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2020

'The Show Must Go Online,' a new virtual musical produced by Walid Chaya, Artistic Director/Founder of Moonlit Wings Productions, premiered online today.

New Albany Youth Theatre Announces Virtual Summer 2020 Season! Photo New Albany Youth Theatre Announces Virtual Summer 2020 Season!
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

New Albany Youth Theatre, a non-profit theatre company focused on providing substantive theatre education initiatives for youth artists ages 8-17, has announced the licensing and open registration period for youth artists to participate in two virtual musicals -The Show Must Go Online! and The Big One-OH! Online Edition

The Abbey Theater of Dublin Presents THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE! Photo The Abbey Theater of Dublin Presents THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

The Abbey Theater of Dublin (located within the Dublin Community Recreation Center) will present the Central Ohio virtual premiere production of The Show Must Go Online! on May 22, 2020 at 7PM EST. The performance is being streamed free of charge at: https://dublinohiousa.gov/abbey/abbey-theater-performances/

More Than 500 Productions of Children's Musical THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE! to be Perfor Photo More Than 500 Productions of Children's Musical THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE! to be Performed Remotely
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Beat by Beat Press has introduced the world's first virtual children's musical, The Show Must Go Online!, created in less than three weeks with the goal of helping theatre groups continue to perform in these times of social distance.

Millbrook Playhouse Youth Ensemble Goes Virtual With New Musical THE SHOW MUST GO ONL Photo Millbrook Playhouse Youth Ensemble Goes Virtual With New Musical THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2020

Join the Millbrook Playhouse Youth Ensemble as they go virtual with the new musical, THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE! A Virtual Children's Musical, with the book by Jessica Penzias, lyrics by Dave Hudson, and music by Denver Casado. Premiering Friday, May 8th, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

Beat By Beat Press Creates New Remote Virtual Children's Musical Photo Beat By Beat Press Creates New Remote Virtual Children's Musical
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Beat by Beat Press has introduced the world's first virtual children's musical, The Show Must Go Online!, created in less than three weeks with the goal of helping theatre groups continue to perform in these times of social distance.

Beat By Beat Press Creates New Virtual Children's Musical THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE Photo Beat By Beat Press Creates New Virtual Children's Musical THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2020

As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Beat by Beat Press has introduced the world's first virtual children's musical, The Show Must Go Online!, created in less than three weeks with the goal of helping theatre groups continue to perform in these times of social distance.

Rubicon is kicking off its 17th Summer Youth Season Photo Rubicon is kicking off its 17th Summer Youth Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019

 It's a season of magic for students of the arts as Rubicon Theatre Company's summer educational programs swing into action. With four camps, the Jack Oakie Summer Youth Program offers professional level training for budding performing artists as well as emerging young designers and stagecraft enthusiasts: The Stinky Feet camp for five to twelve year-olds, the Fearless Shakespeare Camp for students aged fifteen to twenty-five, the Theatre Camp for kids from eleven to fourteen years old and finally the Musical Theatre Intensive which accepts young actorsingers who are between fifteen and twenty-five years-old. Each camp culminates in a fully staged production. This year's offerings include Giants In The Sky (music and lyrics by Denver Casado, book and lyrics by Kerry Kazmierowicztrimm), The Tempest (by William Shakespeare), Once On This Island Jr. (book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, music by Stephen Flaherty) and Into The Woods (music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by James Lapine).

BEFORE THE BELL, A Challenging Play About Bullying, Is Now Available For Licensing Photo BEFORE THE BELL, A Challenging Play About Bullying, Is Now Available For Licensing
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2018

Beat by Beat Press announced this week that its new play BEFORE THE BELL is now available for licensing. Beginning today, schools and community theaters can request a free perusal script and apply for production rights at www.bbbpress.com. 

New Children's Musical GIANTS IN THE SKY Now Available for Licensing
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Beat by Beat Press announced this week that its original children's musical GIANTS IN THE SKY is now available for licensing. Beginning today, schools and community theaters can request a free perusal script and apply for production rights at www.bbbpress.com. 

New Children's Musical PRESS START Now Available for Licensing
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

Beat by Beat Press announced this week that its original children's musical PRESS START is now available for licensing. This is the first musical ever to be composed entirely with 8-bit video games synthesizers. Beginning today, schools and community theaters can request a free perusal script and apply for production rights at www.bbbpress.com.

New Theatre Podcast LET'S MAKE A MUSICAL Now on iTunes
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

"Let's Make A Musical", an interactive new podcast that brings listeners into the process of writing an original musical, has just been released and is now available on iTunes. The weekly show, produced by Beat by Beat Press (www.bbbpress.com), takes listeners on the thrilling ride of creating a new musical from scratch and is geared toward anyone who loves musical theatre.

Photo Flash: New Children's Musical SPACE PIRATES! Now Available for Licensing
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

After a sold-out New York City premiere this past spring, Beat by Beat Press announced today that its original children's musical SPACE PIRATES! is now available for licensing. Beginning today schools and community theaters can request a free perusal script and apply for production rights at www.bbbpress.com. Scroll down for a look at the 2014 production of the show!

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents THE GRUNCH, 8/8-10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

SUMMER CAMP @ TLT is pleased to present the Tacoma premiere of the musical THE GRUNCH, written by Denver Casado & Betina Russo, and directed by Pavlina Morris. The Grunch tells the story of Rudy Grunch, a grumpy 6th grader who always feels like an outsider. When the entire school gets excited about the annual school musical, he comes up with a perfect plan to ruin it for everyone; he'll steal the sets, costumes and lights the night before it opens. But will the spirit of theatre prevail?

New Children's Musical THE MOST EPIC BIRTHDAY PARTY EVER Now Available for Licensing
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2013

After a sold-out New York City premiere this past spring, Beat by Beat Press announced today that its original children's musical The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever is now available for licensing. Beginning today schools and community theaters can request a free perusal script and apply for production rights at www.bbbpress.com.

Broadway Workshop's 2013 Children's Musical Theater Festival Kicks Off Today at New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2013

?Broadway Workshop, in association with Project Broadway, presents the 3rd annual season of the Children's Musical Theater Festival this weekend in New York City.

Broadway Workshop's 2013 Children's Musical Theater Festival to Kick Off 7/20 at New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2013

?Broadway Workshop, in association with Project Broadway, presents the 3rd annual season of the Children's Musical Theater Festival this weekend in New York City.

New Children's Musical THE GRUNCH Available for Licensing to Schools and Youth Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2012

After a sold-out New York City premiere this past summer, Beat by Beat Press announced today that its original children's musical The Grunch is now available for licensing. Beginning today schools and community theaters can request a free perusal script and apply for production rights at www.bbbpress.com.

David Glenn Armstrong to Direct AFFAIR OF HONOUR and HUNGARIAN NIGHTS NYMF Readings, 7/15-17 & 24-26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2012

Acclaimed director David Glenn Armstrong will be helming two back-to-back readings featuring award-winning Broadway actors in the New York Musical Theatre Festival Developmental Reading Series presented upstairs at the 45thStreet Theatre this month, July 2012.

THE GRUNCH and VOTE Set for Broadway Workshop's Children's Musical Theater Festival, 7/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2012

Broadway Workshop, in association with Project Broadway, presents its second annual season of the Children's Musical Theater Festival this weekend in New York City. This year, the Children's Musical Theater Festival (CMTF) features 60 theater-loving kids from all over the world, performing in two family-friendly musicals, created by up-and-coming theater writers. CMTF nurtures and educates these aspiring young actors who are selected to participate in a weeklong educational program, culminating in performances of the selected original works. Performances are held on July 21-22.

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