SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT: A Little New Music to debut at Feinstein’s at the Nikko in San Francisco!

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ONE NIGHT ONLY! Los Angeles’ acclaimed new musicals concert series, A LITTLE NEW MUSIC, is proud to present a special edition of its cutting edge programming as it debuts in San Francisco at Feinstein’s at the Nikko. Whether it’s a recent premiere from an established writer or an undiscovered tune from a promising up-and-comer, this is an entertaining evening guaranteed …

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC adds OITNB musical to 6/27 concert lineup

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June 20, 2016 – A Little New Music (ALNM), now at the renowned Catalina Bar & Grill, invites Los Angeles to discover something new to love about musical theater. The Monday, June 27th concert marks ALNM’s twelfth collaboration with emerging musical theater creators and performers from near and far. Among the writers to be featured are Adam Overett (Lortel nominee WE …

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC set for Catalina premiere, with new songs and Broadway lineup

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June 8, 2016 – A Little New Music (ALNM), now at the renowned Catalina Bar & Grill, invites Los Angeles to discover something new to love about musical theater. The Monday, June 27th concert marks ALNM’s twelfth collaboration with emerging musical theater creators and performers from near and far. Among the writers to be featured are Natalie Lovejoy (DEPLOYED), Andrew …

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC will bring its twelfth concert of live musical theater to Hollywood’s historic supper club CATALINA BAR & GRILL on June 27th

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May 24, 2016 – LA’s popular concert series featuring the latest songs in new musical theater is making a big move to the Catalina Bar & Grill in the heart of Hollywood.  In this classic and charming venue, A Little New Music (ALNM) will be able to accommodate a growing audience and build on its success over the past three years. Voted …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: Ronvè O’Daniel and Jevares Myrick

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Ronve O’Daniel is a rapper, recording artist, lyricist, playwright, actor, and producer who received his BFA in musical theatre from Wright State University. Ronve’s singles “Classy” and “Star Power” are available on iTunes. Alabama native Jevares C. Myrick is a producer/composer and performer who also attended Wright University, and has been on Broadway and on tour with THE BOOK OF …

GUEST WRITER: Erik Przytulski (with original cast member Allie Costa)

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Composer/Lyricist Erik Przytulski is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music in Boston. He’s written a number of musical theatre works including including PELLETS, CHERRIES, AND LIES: THE PAC MAN STORY, which debuted off-broadway at the 47th Street Theatre in NYC and was featured in our A Little New Music 7 concert. Przytulski’s musical PRINCESSES was presented at the 2012 …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: Molly Bell

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Molly Bell is the writer of two musicals, REAL HOUSEWIVES THE MUSICAL, opening as THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF TOLUCA LAKE at The Falcon Theater and BECOMING BRITNEY, THE MUSICAL, which had its world premiere at the 2008 NY International Fringe Festival. She also is a veteran musical theater actress who particularly enjoys working on early stages of musicals and has …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: James Kenneth Ballard

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(Photo: Sydney Angel Photography) James Kenneth Ballard is a composer, lyricist and writer whose work has been performed at many venues across the country including The Kennedy Center, Joe’s Pub, Feinstein’s/54 Below and the Laurie Beechman Theatre. His varied works include compositions for choir, concert band, orchestra, chamber/pop/rock/jazz ensembles, and musical theatre. Ballard holds an MFA in Musical Theatre Writing …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: Defoe & Sinutoke

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Tidtaya Sinutoke and Grammy Award-winner Ty Defoe have collaborated on a number of projects, including CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON, produced at the 2014 Yale Institute for Music Theatre and the 2015 ASCAP Musical Theatre Workship, and TICK-TOCK, developed through Prospect Theater Company’s Musical Theater Lab. Their work was presented as part of the Songwriter’s Cabaret at the 2015 …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: Matlow & Lotz

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Teresa Lotz is a New York-based playwright, composer and lyricist whose work has been performed all across the country including at NYMF, Joe’s Pub, and 54 Below. Naomi Matlow is a New York and Toronto-based lyricist and playwright whose work has been showcased at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Goodspeed, CAP21, the Duplex and Boston Playwrights Theatre, among many …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: Zoe Sarnak

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Coming up at our March 8 concert is a song from NY-based writer Zoe Sarnak: Zoe is an award winning composer and lyricist. She graduated from Harvard University where she was awarded the Ann Radcliffe Trust for The Quad, produced at Harvard’s Loeb Experimental Theatre in 2009. Works include: Mixtape, featured in Silent Street Productions 2012 season, A Lasting Impression, …

WRITER SPOTLIGHT: Roper & Weiner

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Coming up at our March 8 concert is a song from LA-based writing team, Roper & Weiner. Jan Roper brings more than 30 years of experience in Los Angeles as a keyboard player, singer, songwriter, and arranger. As composer, she has written CITY OF LIGHT, which was selected for the 2015 ASCAP/Dreamworks Workshop. She has music directed numerous shows, including her …

A Little New Music announces fresh program for March 8 concert at Rockwell: Table & Stage

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February 29, 2016 – LA’s popular concert series featuring the latest songs in new musical theater returns to Rockwell: Table & Stage on Tuesday, March 8 with a fresh, diverse program from writers across the nation. Included in its 2016 season kickoff are works from Ronvé O’Daniel & Jevares Myrick (iLLA: A HIP HOP MUSICAL), Zoe Sarnak (A LASTING IMPRESSION), Teresa …

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A LITTLE NEW MUSIC kicks off 2016 season with host Chris Farah and guest musical director Gregory Nabours

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February 11, 2016 – Comedian, actress, and writer Chris Farah (SUPERSTORE, MODERN FAMILY, CHELSEA LATELY) will host the next A LITTLE NEW MUSIC concert at Rockwell: Table & Stage, a highly anticipated evening showcasing the latest in musical theater songwriting. Farah was awarded Best Cabaret/Variety Show at the 2014 Hollywood Fringe Festival for her sold-out solo show FANCY: SECRETS FROM …

Daisy Eagan & Jordan Kai Burnett to Bring ALNM 8 to Rockwell: Table & Stage, WEDNESDAY, June 3rd

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Tony Award-winner Daisy Eagan (THE SECRET GARDEN) will co-host with her spicy partner-in-comedy Jordan Kai Burnett (LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD) as ALNM returns to Rockwell: Table & Stage in Los Feliz with a highly original program featuring Broadway and local talent. The evening will showcase songs by Grammy-nominated duo Michael Heitzman and Ilene Reid (SWING!), Wallowitch and Kleban Award-winners Sam …

Music of Katsaros & Yesnowitz, and special guest composer Brett Ryback featured in ALNM7, Tuesday, March 10th @ Rockwell: Table & Stage

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For our 7th concert celebrating new and unpublished works, ALNM is thrilled to showcase the work of Emmy Award winner Doug Katsaros and Amanda Yesnowitz (B’way bound SOMEWHERE IN TIME), and Brett Ryback (LIBERTY INN: THE MUSICAL), among others. With special performances from the casts of SERRANO THE MUSICAL and RECORDED IN HOLLYWOOD, the night will feature performances by Brett …

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WATCH: Eric Petersen with Lisa Morabito ‘Hard To Be Evil’ (SUPER SIDEKICK: THE MUSICAL)

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Host Eric Petersen (with assistance from co-host Lisa Morabito) has a good time explaining why it’s “Hard to Be Evil” in Michael Gordon Shapiro’s song from SUPER SIDEKICK: THE MUSICAL at A Little New Music 5 (6.10.2014 at Rockwell: Table and Stage). Eric and Lisa are accompanied by musical director Bryan Blaskie on keys, Eric McCann on upright bass, and …