Writers Lab

An annual four-week intensive fostering the creation of a new original musical play.


Organic, or Life After the Apple Tree (2019)

Book and Lyrics: Gil Varod
Music: Jonathon Lynch

Organic (working title) is an original piece comprised of three interconnected one-act musical comedies exploring romantic relationships at various points in time. A hilarious and poignant modern spin on – and unofficial companion piece to – the 1966 musical comedy The Apple Tree.

A special exploratory reading of Organic will be held on Monday, April 1, 2019.


The Bergen Letters (2018)

Book: TC Lind
Music: Derek Gregor
Lyrics: Phoebe Kreutz

The Bergen Letters (working title) is an original musical telling the story of a closeted female college professor in the 1950s, who, though married with a child, finds herself falling for a young female grad student.