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Communication 101: Toeing the “Party Line”


Personal Training in Musical Theater: You Better Work!


“Don’t Stop Believing” In New Jukebox Musicals


4 Reasons To Keep Your New Born Musical Out of NYC


5 Simple Tips For Musical Theatre Festival Success


5 Ways to Get Noticed by a Theater Company


A “Smash”ing new musical on the small screen


A 5,6,7,8…The numbers are in!


A Bouquet of Broadway Valentines


A Musical Moment: “Lucky Guy” Willard Beckham


A Reality Check From Sondheim And Lloyd Webber


All the World’s a Stage: Networking 101


Apply Now! Current New Musical Development Opportunities


Apply Now! Upcoming Musical Theatre Deadlines


Are You Drinking Your Musical’s Kool-Aid?


Art Is Domination


Banking On Bank Robbers With Broadway’s Bonnie & Clyde


Based On A True Story


Beck Borrows From Broadway “Play” Book


Being “Committed,” Not Crazy In Musical Theater


Beware of Being the Belle of the (Musical) Ball


Big Three Musical Theater Myths — Debunked


Blow Your Own Horn: 5 Tips &Tricks


Breaking the Rules of Social Media: Making Musicals


Bring Back The 3 Act Musical!


Broadway (League) Bound


Broadway Budgets: Cost of Broadway Marketing & Advertising


Buddy Deal vs Business Deal?


Budgeting: Avoid Short Changing Your New Musical


Could Broadway’s David Merrick be successful in 2011?


DANCE 10, LOOKS 3


Darwin’s Musical Theater Principles


Dear Make Musicals… Pest vs Self-Promoter?


Do You Have Musical Theater Trust Issues?


Don’t Bank on a Musical Fluke


Don’t Tell Me You Wrote The Next Broadway Hit


Dumbing down your new musical?


Embrace Your Musical Theatre Fearlessness


For A Good Time…er…Musical, Call…


Get Off Your Musical Theater High Horse


Good News! Your Future: Musical Theater Failure


Help is on the way for your new musical!


Hosting a Musical Reading: 3 Tips for Wowing Producers


How Lovely to be a Woman: Why being female can ruin your career as a playwright


How to “Kickstart” Your New Musical’s Funding


How to be a Broadway Visionary: Action!


How to Blow a Festival or Theater Gig for Your Musical


How to interpret Broadway Grosses


How to Make Musicals: Are YOU Ready?


How to Succeed in Business (of Musicals)


I AM THE 8%


In Showbusiness, It’s Not About Who You Know


Inspiration from an Icon: Legendary Lyricist, Don Black


Inspiration is for Amateurs


Jet or Shark? Where’s Your Musical Theater Gang?


Landesman Rings the Death Knell for Theaters, Misses the Good News


Learn to Speak Razzle Dazzle in 3 easy steps


Letting Go of Your Broadway Baby


Life’s a Pitch


Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Pop Culture Gut Check


Making Musicals: 7 Reasons to Quit (and how to get over it)


Move Into the Musical Theater Fast Lane


Musical Moment Interview Series: Actress Liz Baltes


Musical Moment Interview Series: Artist Manager, Bruce Miller


Musical Moment Interview Series: Jason Robert Brown


Musical Moment Interview Series: Larry O’Keefe Part 1


Musical Moment Interview Series: Larry O’Keefe Part 2


Musical Moment: An Interview with Book Writer, Thomas Meehan


Musical Moment: An Interview with Branden Huldeen of NAMT


Musical Moment: An Interview With Brian Yorkey


Musical Moment: An Interview With Casting Director, Michael Cassara


Musical Moment: An Interview with Isaac Hurwitz, Part 1


Musical Moment: An Interview with Matthew Sklar


Musical Moment: Isaac Hurwitz, Part 2


Musical Theater: Finding your place with your signature


Musical Theatre Festival: The Top 3 Priorities For Writers


Musical Theatre Missed Connections


New Musical Marketing: Choose Your Words Wisely


Porgy & Bess For A New Generation On Broadway


Reaching Musical Theater Producers: How to Make your Best Pitch


Recent Projects Include


Ripped from the Headlines: How to avoid a musical lawsuit


Risky Business: The Musical


Romancing The New Musical Option Process


Sex in the City and Musicals on Your TV


Silent Musicals: Why Smartphones Kill Theater


Sneak Peek Inside A Musical Theater Festival: Part 1


Sneak Peek Inside a Musical Theatre Festival: 29 Hour Readings


Staged Readings and Workshops: How to Be a Better Audience


Tales of the City: 3 Things This New Musical Did Right


The Alternative To A Thick Skin


The Chemistry of Respect in Musical Theatre Collaborations


The Collaborative Art of Musicals: How to get on the same page


The Derivative Musical: Or Mad Men on Broadway


The Hidden Costs of Writing A Musical


The Step You MUST Take Today to Ensure Your Musical’s Future


The Value of “Real” Connections: How Loyalty Breeds Success


To Pick A Winning Musical, Follow Your Heart


Translating Your Musical From English to English


Wanna get Lucky with your New Musical? Know your Odds


Were you bitten by the musical theater “fame monster?”


What did you think of the show?


What it Costs to Make a Musical: A Reality Check


What the hell does “in good faith” mean?


What Your Musical Can Learn From Presidential Politics


Where there’s a will there’s Broad-way


Who Cares About the Grammys? Broadway


Who’s Your Broadway Valentine?


Why Debbie Reynolds Can’t Save Your New Musical


Why do good shows fail on Broadway?


Why Your Show Could Go Down In Flames Like Rebecca


Would you jump through “hoops” for your musical?


You Don’t Own Me: Fun Facts About Musical Copyrights


You Wish To Go To The Festival?


Your driver has a Tony. Do you?


Your Musical’s Two Most Important Words


Your New Musical: Why This? Why Now?


“If You Can Make it There, You’ll Make it Anywhere.” But Do You Really Need Broadway?


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