Prompted by major breaking news and surprising niche headlines, Canada’s most exciting musical minds have created an imaginative triptych of short original musicals inspired by the archives at The Globe and Mail.
"Reprint" is the inaugural production of Launch Pad, a ground-breaking musical development residency from The Musical Stage Company and Yonge Street Theatricals. This innovative program offers a 10-month residency in which musical theatre creators and artistic teams navigate a full developmental process, shepherding 30-minute musicals from conception to production, with guidance from internationally renowned mentors.
Music & Lyrics - Anika Johnson & Barbara Johnston
Book - Nick Green
Director - Tracey Flye
Music Director & Supervisor - Adam Sakiyama
"What Goes Up"
Music - Colleen Dauncey
Lyrics - Akiva Romer-Segal
Book - Ellen Denny
Director - Lezlie Wade
Music Director & Supervisor - Shelley Hanson
Music & Lyrics - Anton Lipovetsky
Book - Steven Gallagher
Director - Ann Hodges
Music Director & Supervisor - Wayne Gwillim
1hr 40min (Inc. Intermission)
Recommended for ages 12 and up.