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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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@ThomsonMusic24 - 10/15/20 12:34pm Years ago, @Sammy_A_Buck and I dreamed up a musical adaptation of @StephenKing's "IT". We recorded two demos featur… https://


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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)
Playwright Jason Odell Williams Shares The Difficulty Of Writing For The Screen On WH Photo Playwright Jason Odell Williams Shares The Difficulty Of Writing For The Screen On WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

Award-winning playwright and Emmy-nominated TV producer Jason Odell Williams (Church & State, Brain Games) reunites with actor and host Patrick Oliver Jones to give the ins and outs of writing for the stage as well as shares how he's handled being out of work in television and having no theaters to write for.

Emily Rosenfeld Releases Cover of 'Cruel Summer' Photo Emily Rosenfeld Releases Cover of 'Cruel Summer'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2020

As this year has truly brought us a cruel summer, Emily Rosenfeld has recorded a cover of Bananarama's 1983 song “Cruel Summer” and it is now available for download and streaming! “Cruel Summer” was also covered by Ace of Base in the 1990's. 

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by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Linda Eder, Alice Ripley, David Yazbek Ft. Lilli Cooper and More are Heading to Feins Photo Linda Eder, Alice Ripley, David Yazbek Ft. Lilli Cooper and More are Heading to Feinstein's/54 Below This Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2020

This Month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

PUMP UP THE VOLUME: A NEW ROCK MUSICAL to Have World Premiere at Point Park Universit Photo PUMP UP THE VOLUME: A NEW ROCK MUSICAL to Have World Premiere at Point Park University's Pittsburgh Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2020

The 1990 cult film favorite Pump Up the Volume will make its world premiere as a rock musical at Point Park University's Pittsburgh Playhouse this April. The musical features book and lyrics by Jeremy Desmon and music by Jeff Thomson; direction by Dave Solomon, choreography by Emmy-nominated choreographer Stacey Tookey, music supervision and orchestrations by James Sampliner, scenic design by Emmy-winning designer Jason Ardizzone-West, costume design by Pei-Chi Su, co-lighting design by Jen Schriever and Grant Wilcoxen, and sound design by Steve Shapiro. Pump Up the Volume is based on an original screenplay by Allan Moyle and is produced in collaboration with RWS Entertainment Group, a New York-based full-service production company that creates award-winning custom entertainment, live events and branded experiences worldwide, and John Breglio.

BWW Review: BACK WHERE IT BEGAN: AN EVENING WITH JEFF THOMSON AND FRIENDS at The Dupl Photo BWW Review: BACK WHERE IT BEGAN: AN EVENING WITH JEFF THOMSON AND FRIENDS at The Duplex Showcases Music Stands
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 20, 2020

An evening celebrating the work of composer Jeff Thomson also showcases singers' noncommittal attitude toward actually learning the words to the songs they sing.

BACK WHERE IT BEGAN: An Evening with Jeff Thomson and Friends Comes to The Duplex
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2020

A host of Broadway and recording artists will join composer Jeff Thomson in concert on Sunday, January 19th at 7:00pm PM at The Duplex (61 Christopher Street).

BWW Review: Childsplay Presents  THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE ~ A Triumph  Photo BWW Review: Childsplay Presents THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE ~ A Triumph Of The Heart!
by Herbert Paine - Sep 16, 2019

Under the direction of Childsplay's Artistic Director, Dwayne Hartford, THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE is as powerful and poignant in its emotional punch as its first showing in 2014. Featuring stellar moving portrayals by Katie McFadzen, David Dickinson, Kyle Sorrell, Debra K. Stevens, and Ricky Araiza,the show is a family must-see. Runs on Saturdays and Sundays through October 13th at the Herberger Theater Center's Stage West in Phoenix.

Stage Coach Theatre Announces Season 39 Photo Stage Coach Theatre Announces Season 39
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2019

Stage Coach Theatre has announced its 39th season!

MY LITTLE PONY LIVE Comes To The Hanover Theatre Photo MY LITTLE PONY LIVE Comes To The Hanover Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019

In it's first-ever U.S. tour, the beloved a?oeMy Little Pony: Friendship is Magica?? characters will take the stage in their all new musical debut, My Little Pony Live. The ultimate live celebration comes to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts on Friday, April 17 at 6pm. Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, August 9 at 10am.

MY LITTLE PONY LIVE Will Come to Boston, Philadelphia, and More! Photo MY LITTLE PONY LIVE Will Come to Boston, Philadelphia, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2019

The whimsy and wonder of MY LITTLE PONY is heading to your town in an all-new musical delight for all ages! Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a global play and entertainment company, and Mills Entertainment, a leading producer and promoter of branded live entertainment, today announced the inaugural U.S. tour of MY LITTLE PONY LIVE, set to premiere March 2020.

The Green Room 42 Presents BUCK FIFTY: LYRICS I WROTE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MY 40S Photo The Green Room 42 Presents BUCK FIFTY: LYRICS I WROTE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MY 40S
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2019

THE GREEN ROOM 42, Broadway's Funky New Cabaret Club, presents BUCK FIFTY: LYRICS I WROTE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MY 40s, an evening celebrating the last ten years of shows and songs by award-winning writer Sammy Buck.

Pittsburgh Playhouse Announces 2019 - 2020 Season Photo Pittsburgh Playhouse Announces 2019 - 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2019

 Point Park University's award-winning Pittsburgh Playhouse is pleased to announce its 2019 - 2020 season which features a compelling lineup of new and classic works, including the Tony Award-winning musical Parade directed by Tony Award-winning alumnus Rob Ashford, the world premiere musical Pump Up the Volume, and the Off-Broadway hit, Good Grief. The season runs from Oct. 10, 2019 - May 7, 2020.

TRW & BMG Join Forces for Musicals Featuring Songs By Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Lin Photo TRW & BMG Join Forces for Musicals Featuring Songs By Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

Lively McCabe Entertainment Co-President Michael Barra proudly announces a slate of three new stage musicals in partnership with licensing agency Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) and music powerhouse BMG. These initial three projects, all which will have premiere productions in 2020 (TBA), will feature select music from the BMG catalog, as part of their previously announced partnership with Lively McCabe.

The World Premier Of PLAYING BRIDGE Opens April 12th At Stage Coach Theatre Photo The World Premier Of PLAYING BRIDGE Opens April 12th At Stage Coach Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2019

Another world premiere by our 'playwright in residence'. Nine different plays on nine different bridges, including the two bridge plays performed on Broadway in 2017 where they received a standing ovation! Don't miss this unique and entertaining combination of comedy and heart-felt drama!

Stage Coach Theatre Announcing Its 39th Season Plays Photo Stage Coach Theatre Announcing Its 39th Season Plays
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2019

Announcing Season 39 Plays at Stage Coach Theatre!

Review: HIAH's Holiday Romp SNOWGIRLS: THE MUSICAL Photo Review: HIAH's Holiday Romp SNOWGIRLS: THE MUSICAL
by Misha Davenport - Nov 30, 2018

HIAH puts a holiday twist on the camp classic 'Showgirls' with SNOWGIRLS: THE MUSICAL

Photo Flash: Inside Hell In A Handbag Productions' SNOWGIRLS - THE MUSICAL Photo Photo Flash: Inside Hell In A Handbag Productions' SNOWGIRLS - THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

Hell in a Handbag Productions rings in the holidays with the world premiere of SnowGirls - The Musical, a parody of the classic cult film Showgirls. Featuring a book by Derek Van Barham, music by Artistic Director David Cerda* with Scott Lamberty and Jeff Thomson, direction by Jon Martinez and music direction by JD Caudill. SnowGirls will play November 15 - December 30, 2018 at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St.

Hell In A Handbag Presents SNOWGIRLS - THE MUSICAL Photo Hell In A Handbag Presents SNOWGIRLS - THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2018

Hell in a Handbag Productions rings in the holidays with the world premiere of SnowGirls - The Musical, a parody of the classic cult film Showgirls. Featuring a book by Derek Van Barham, music by Artistic Director David Cerda* with Scott Lamberty and Jeff Thomson, direction by Jon Martinez and music direction by JD Caudill. SnowGirls will play November 15 - December 30, 2018 at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. Casting will be announced shortly. Tickets are currently available at brownpapertickets.com or by calling (800) 838-3006. The press opening is Saturday, November 24 at 7:30 pm.

Casting Announced For Hell In A Handbag's SNOWGIRLS - THE MUSICAL Photo Casting Announced For Hell In A Handbag's SNOWGIRLS - THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce casting for its world premiere holiday production SnowGirls - The Musical, a parody of the classic cult film Showgirls, featuring a book by Derek Van Barham, music by Artistic Director David Cerda* with Scott Lamberty and Jeff Thomson, direction by Jon Martinez and music direction by JD Caudill*.

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