Musical theatre workshops and productions

Category: 57th National Mathlete Sum-It (Numbers Nerds)

Plot line is revealed!

OK…..Here is our plot line for our new musical…..at least here it is right now….stay tuned it may change…actually, probably will change!  But….here it is….. XXXXXX or The Almost All-Girls Math Challenge: experience the story of a group of zany female mathletes as they ditch their dull school uniforms after their all-girl school goes coed. In

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1st Reading – A New Musical is Born

Well….it happened.  We had three songs and the dialogue to go along with it — the opening of the show, and a dynamic solo shortly after the opening. We read and sang them — over and over.  The magnificent actors brought life to the characters and helped us understand how these characters think and act.

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A New Musical

After a search for a composer team to write a new musical, CPA Theatricals is pleased to announce that we found a great team to work with. Collaborators, David Kornfeld (music), Alex Higgin-Houser (lyrics) Laura Stratford (Book) and Larry Little (producer), met a little bit ago – for the first time. Together they read through the

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Composer Team Selected for New Musical

CPA Theatricals is proud to announce that we have chosen David Kornfeld, Laura Startford and Alex Higgin-Houser to work with us on our new musical. All three are founding members of Underscore Theatre Company and the Chicago Musical Theatre Festival. Our search produced over fifty composing teams from the UK, Australia, Canada and across the

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2015 Team Bios

David Kornfeld composes “engaging and original” (Chicago Theatre Beat) music that is lyrical, accessible, and above all emotionally moving, with an underlying structure driven by a narrative. Numbers Nerds marks his sixth musical composed with writing partners Laura Stratford and Alex Higgin-Houser, after Liberal Arts: the Musical!, Grind, Spa Fire: the Children of the One

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Creating a New Musical

Sept. 2014 – CPA Theatricals is planning on commissioning and producing a new musical! A script treatment has been approved, including a story synopsis and character descriptions, and now we are accepting COMPOSER TEAM SUBMISSIONS. Click here for more information about composer team submissions. UPDATE:  The search is on!  We received submissions from the UK,

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