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Bio:
MATT SCHICKER advances musicals and plays through strategic creative and business developmental steps as a self-titled “Show Shepherd”. Selected current and past projects since 2002 include LMNOP – A New Muzical (TUTS Underground 2015, Goodspeed Musicals 2013, NYC Developmental Lab 2012; dir. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
MATT SCHICKER advances musicals and plays through strategic creative and business developmental steps as a self-titled “Show Shepherd”. Selected current and past projects since 2002 include LMNOP – A New Muzical (TUTS Underground 2015, Goodspeed Musicals 2013, NYC Developmental Lab 2012; dir. ... (read complete bio)
BWW Interview: Scott Coulter of SPOT-ON ENTERTAINMENT Photo BWW Interview: Scott Coulter of SPOT-ON ENTERTAINMENT
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 18, 2020

The Army declares that they do more before nine am than most people do all day. The creator and head of Spot-On Entertainment must have served in the armed forces then, because just thinking about all the work he does is enough to exhaust the rest of the mere mortals on this planet.

Show Shepherd Announces Theatrical Advisors Group Photo Show Shepherd Announces Theatrical Advisors Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2020

Show Shepherd, a team of experienced theater professionals that work with writers, independent producers, and theater companies, announces its new Advisors Group as a resource for current and future clients, making the company a one-stop resource for insider advice on developing new plays and musicals.

Jorge Rivera-Herrans Receives First Show Shepherd Career Launch Fellowship Photo Jorge Rivera-Herrans Receives First Show Shepherd Career Launch Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2020

Show Shepherd, a theatrical consulting group that works with writers, independent producers, and theater companies to develop new work, has announced the first recipient of its new The Career Launch Fellowship: Jorge 'Jay' Rivera-Herrans.

Show Shepherd Adds More Free Solo Shows To Livestream Theater Series Photo Show Shepherd Adds More Free Solo Shows To Livestream Theater Series
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2020

 Based on the success of last week's launch of its new series of free livestreamed theatrical performances, Show Shepherd, a theatrical consulting group that works with writers, independent producers, and theater companies to develop new work, continues The At-Home Theater Series with additional performances this Thursday, April 2 and Friday, April 3.

Show Shepherd Announces THE AT-HOME THEATER SERIES, Free Livestreamed Theatrical Perf Photo Show Shepherd Announces THE AT-HOME THEATER SERIES, Free Livestreamed Theatrical Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2020

Show Shepherd, a theatrical consulting group that works with writers, independent producers, and theater companies to develop new work, has announced its new series of free livestreamed theatrical performances - The At-Home Theater Series - which launches on March 26, 2020, on various platforms including YouTube and Instagram.

Red Mountain Theatre Company to Present 3rd Annual HUMAN RIGHTS NEW WORKS FESTIVAL Photo Red Mountain Theatre Company to Present 3rd Annual HUMAN RIGHTS NEW WORKS FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 12, 2020

Red Mountain Theatre Company is presenting the third annual Human Rights New Works Festival at the RMTC Cabaret Theatre from March 12-14, 2020.

Theater Resources Unlimited Presents Essentials Of Successful Self-Producing 2019 Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Presents Essentials Of Successful Self-Producing 2019
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2019

Theater Resources Unlimited presents Essentials of Successful Self-Producing 2019 on Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 12noon to 5:30pm at Clinton Cameo Studios, 307 W. 43rd Street, NYC. Tickets are $125 for non-members, $85 for TRU Members; additional collaborators are $65 each.

Theater Resources Unlimited Will Present Essentials Of Successful Self-Producing 2019 Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Will Present Essentials Of Successful Self-Producing 2019 At Clinton Cameo Studios
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2019

Theater Resources Unlimited presents Essentials of Successful Self-Producing 2019 on Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 12noon to 5:30pm at Clinton Cameo Studios, 307 W. 43rd Street, NYC. Tickets are $125 for non-members, $85 for TRU Members; additional collaborators are $65 each.

Red Mountain Theatre Co Launches 2nd Annual HUMAN RIGHTS NEW WORKS FESTIVAL Photo Red Mountain Theatre Co Launches 2nd Annual HUMAN RIGHTS NEW WORKS FESTIVAL
by Julie Musbach - Mar 13, 2019

Red Mountain Theatre Company, led by Executive Director Keith Cromwell, announces the second-annual Human Rights New Works Festival, to be held at RMTC's Cabaret Theatre in Birmingham, Alabama March 21-24, 2019.

National Alliance For Musical Theatre To Celebrate Its 30th Annual Festival Of New Mu Photo National Alliance For Musical Theatre To Celebrate Its 30th Annual Festival Of New Musicals
by Stephi Wild - Aug 29, 2018

The National Alliance for Musical Theatre (Betsy King Militello, Executive Director) is celebrating its 30th Annual Festival of New Musicals this year, and in recognition of that milestone, NAMT will host a month-long new musicals celebration this September. During New Musicals Month, NAMT will celebrate and honor the groundbreaking work their members do year-round to develop new work.

Red Mountain Theatre Company Launches Its Inaugural Human Rights New Works Festival Photo Red Mountain Theatre Company Launches Its Inaugural Human Rights New Works Festival
by Julie Musbach - Feb 16, 2018

In this time when exclusion and divisiveness are so prevalent, there is perhaps nothing more vital to our community than live theatre. Inclusiveness is intrinsic, with people of all ages, races, and socio-economic backgrounds, who might not otherwise cross paths, joining together in the experience. As they witness the stories of characters, perhaps dissimilar from themselves, they are transformed, building natural empathy in a powerful way.

BD Wong to Helm Ogunquit Playhouse's NYC Reading of MR. HOLLAND'S OPUS Musical Photo BD Wong to Helm Ogunquit Playhouse's NYC Reading of MR. HOLLAND'S OPUS Musical
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

The Ogunquit Playhouse has announced Mr. Holland's Opus - A New Musical as the latest feature in its New Works Program.

Brenda Braxton Leads Industry Reading of NYMF Musical TRAV'LIN Today Photo Brenda Braxton Leads Industry Reading of NYMF Musical TRAV'LIN Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

Trav'lin - The 1930s Harlem Musical comes home to New York City for an invite-only industry reading featuring Brenda Braxton, who starred in the sold-out debut production at the New York Musical Festival (NYMF) in 2010.

Brenda Braxton to Lead Industry Reading of NYMF Musical TRAV'LIN Photo Brenda Braxton to Lead Industry Reading of NYMF Musical TRAV'LIN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Trav'lin - The 1930s Harlem Musical comes home to New York City for an invite-only industry reading featuring Brenda Braxton, who starred in the sold-out debut production at the New York Musical Festival (NYMF) in 2010.

Ogunquit Playhouse to Launch New Works Series with FRIDA Reading in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

The Ogunquit Playhouse has announced the launch of a new works program to incubate and develop new musicals for the stage. The program is helmed by Matt Schicker and will kick off on Monday, December 5 at 3:30PM at Pearl Studios in New York, NY, with an invite-only Actors' Equity Association stage reading of Frida, a musical with book and lyrics by Michael Aman and music by Dana P. Rowe.

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Reading of Joe Iconis Musical, Starring Annie Golden
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 24, 2015

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat is presenting a reading of the new musical, Annie Golden: Bounty Hunter, Yo!, by Joe Iconis, Lance Rubin, and Jason SweetTooth Williams this Saturday, March 28 in New York City.

Cate Kinnunen, Jared Zirilli, Erin Leigh Peck and More Set for 'LMNOP' Reading Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

Following a summer 2013 developmental production at Goodspeed Musicals' Norma Terris Theatre, LMNOP, a new musical by Larson Award-winning writers Scott Burkell (book/lyrics) and Paul Loesel (music), receives a private reading today, November 10, 2014.

'LMNOP' Gets Private Reading Next Week; Set for Developmental Run at TUTS This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Following a summer 2013 developmental production at Goodspeed Musicals' Norma Terris Theatre, LMNOP, a new musical by Larson Award-winning writers Scott Burkell (book/lyrics) and Paul Loesel (music), receives a private reading on Monday, November 10, 2014.

Lillias White, Amber Iman & More Star in NYMF Musical About Harriet Tubman Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

A reading of Harriet, a musical based on the life of Harriet Tubman, will be presented today, July 16, at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., and on Sunday, July 20 at 12 p.m. in The Studio Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street (between 9th Avenue & Dyer Avenue). Harriet is an official selection of the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival.

Tony Winner Lillias White, Amber Iman, and More to Star in NYMF Musical About Harriet Tubman, 7/16 & 20
by Courtnie Mele - Jul 3, 2014

A reading of Harriet, a musical based on the life of Harriet Tubman, will be presented on Wednesday, July 16, at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., and on Sunday, July 20 at 12 p.m. in The Studio Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street (between 9th Avenue & Dyer Avenue). Harriet is an official selection of the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival.

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