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Bio:
MASI ASARE is a composer, lyricist, and playwright. Shows include: THE FAMILY RESEMBLANCE (book/music/lyrics; Theatre Royal Stratford East commission, Eugene O’Neill Center); a new musical about a story of racial passing (book/music/lyrics) commissioned by Barbara Whitman/Grove Entertainment; the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
MASI ASARE is a composer, lyricist, and playwright. Shows include: THE FAMILY RESEMBLANCE (book/music/lyrics; Theatre Royal Stratford East commission, Eugene O’Neill Center); a new musical about a story of racial passing (book/music/lyrics) commissioned by Barbara Whitman/Grove Entertainment; the ... (read complete bio)
Keala Settle Set for THE MUSIC BOX at NYMF, 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2013

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) present The Music Box, An Evening of Lady Composers. Recent Tony-nominee Keala Settle (Hands on a Hardbody) is set to appear and Karen Azenberg (Artistic Director - Pioneer Theatre, Salt Lake City) will direct this special one-night-only concert event.

NYMF Announces Additional Concerts, Talkbacks & Workshops; Tickets Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2013

Completing the programming for the 10th annual New York Musical Theatre Festival, NYMF announced several additional concerts, a series of educational workshops, and a "Musicals on Television" screening series in partnership with the Paley Center for Media. This year's Festival will begin July 8th and continue through July 28th. Single tickets are currently on sale.

Directory of Contemporary Theatre Writers Launches with Concert at Second Stage Theatre, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2013

David Sisco (Founder/Curator) and Lorene Phillips (Contributing Editor) will celebrate the launch of THE DIRECTORY OF CONTEMPORARY THEATRE WRITERS in a star-studded concert today, January 21 at Second Stage Theatre (305 West 43 Street).

Directory of Contemporary Theatre Writers Launches with Concert at Second Stage Theatre, 1/21
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2012

David Sisco (Founder/Curator) and Lorene Phillips (Contributing Editor) will celebrate the launch of THE DIRECTORY OF CONTEMPORARY THEATRE WRITERS in a star-studded concert on Monday, January 21 at Second Stage Theatre (305 West 43 Street).

SYMPATHY JONES Album, Featuring Kate Shindle, Colin Hanlon and More, Released
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2012

Selections from SYMPATHY JONES - The New Secret Agent Musical includes 11 songs from the new 1960s-set adventure comedy about a young woman who wants to be a spy, written by Masi Asare (composer/lyricist) and Brooke Pierce (bookwriter).

NYMF and AWOL Theatre Project, Inc. Present 8Minute Musicals, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2010

Artists WithOut Limits (AWOL) Theatre Project, Inc. announces the launch of 8Minute Musicals, a new program that challenges emerging musical theatre writers and composers to create 8 original eight-minute musicals over a period of 10 days.

NYMF and AWOL Theatre Project, Inc. Present 8Minute Musicals 10/4, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2010

Artists WithOut Limits (AWOL) Theatre Project, Inc. announces the launch of 8Minute Musicals, a new program that challenges emerging musical theatre writers and composers to create 8 original eight-minute musicals over a period of 10 days.

NYMF and AWOL Theatre Project, Inc. Present 8Minute Musicals 10/4, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2010

Artists WithOut Limits (AWOL) Theatre Project, Inc. announces the launch of 8Minute Musicals, a new program that challenges emerging musical theatre writers and composers to create 8 original eight-minute musicals over a period of 10 days.

NYMF Announces Special Events And Next Broadway Sensation Competition
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2010

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) is proud to announce several special events that will take place alongside the Festival's 30 new musical productions, including an opening night gala celebration and master class with Baz Luhrmann and the 2010 NYMF's Next Broadway Sensation Competition.

New Musicals Selected For ASCAP's Musical Theatre Workshop With Stephen Schwartz 4/14-27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2010

The ASCAP Foundation is pleased to announce that six new musical works have been selected for presentation at the annual ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop in New York. The winning proposals were selected from over 200 applicants.

New Musicals Selected For ASCAP's Musical Theatre Workshop With Stephen Schwartz 4/14-27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2010

The ASCAP Foundation is pleased to announce that six new musical works have been selected for presentation at the annual ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop in New York. The winning proposals were selected from over 200 applicants.

New Musicals Selected For ASCAP's Musical Theatre Workshop With Stephen Schwartz 4/14-27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2010

The ASCAP Foundation is pleased to announce that six new musical works have been selected for presentation at the annual ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop in New York. The winning proposals were selected from over 200 applicants.

Burgess and Dickey Star in Gould's WITNESS UGANDA 9/18 At The Tank
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2009

Be the Change (Uganda) would like to personally invite you to Witness Uganda (an original music theater presentation) Friday September 18th at 8pm @ The Tank 354 W. 45th, NYC

Matt Gould and Griffin Matthews Add Second Show Of WITNESS UGANDA On 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2009

Due to popular demand, Matt Gould and Griffin Matthews have added a second 9:30pm show to their Friday night Witness Uganda benefit.

Burgess and Dickey Star in Gould's WITNESS UGANDA 9/18 At The Tank
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2009

Be the Change (Uganda) would like to personally invite you to Witness Uganda (an original music theater presentation) Friday September 18th at 8pm @ The Tank 354 W. 45th, NYC

30 Days of NYMF: Spies, Catsuits & Thongs... I Mean Songs
by BWW - Sep 24, 2007

30 Days of NYMF, DAY 11: Written by Jimmy Ray Bennett, role of Nick Steele in 'SYMPATHY JONES.'

The Aspiring Spy, Sympathy Jones
by Jena Tesse Fox - Sep 20, 2007

Masi Asare, Brooke Pierce, and Kate Shindle talk about creating a new character and a new musical from page to stage...

Summerhays Replaces Lawrence in 'Sympathy Jones' at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2007

Tony Award nominated actress Jane Summerhays, last seen on Broadway in The Wild Party, will join the cast of the new musical Sympathy Jones, which will debut at this year's New York Musical Theatre Festival.

Broadway Bullet NYMF Segment 14: Sympathy Jones
by Michael Gilboe - Sep 12, 2007

Broadway Bullet is doing 8 weeks of NYMF coverage. In addition to inclusion in our weekly program, we are making each NYMF show segment available separately... only here on Broadway World!

NYMF 2007 Announces Complete Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2007

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF), now in its fourth year, is a three-week event in NYC that has premiered over 90 musicals in its first three years, becoming the largest musical theatre event in America. Tickets for NYMF productions are available at www.nymf.org or by calling 212-352-3101. This year's Festival will run from September 17 through October 7 with the following schedule of events...

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