BOOK Music & Lyrics, the UK’s only ongoing professional development programme for emerging musical theatre librettists, composers and lyricists, (www.bookmusicandlyrics.com) will be holding free ‘taster’ sessions to get a taster of BML 2020 and what it has to offer for potential new participants next month. This will be BML’s eleventh year and each year, they have around 70 writers in four workshops, each meeting 30 times during the year. Come along and tell your friends too!
Please come to one of the Open Sessions:
For Librettists: Tuesday 12th November from 6.00 – 8:30pm at the Virgin Money Lounge, 1 Eagle Place, SW1 6AF
For Composers & Lyricists: Tuesday 19th Nov from 6.00 – 8:30pm at the Virgin Money Lounge, 1 Eagle Place, SW1 6AF
To reserve a place, please RSVP to email@example.com.
BML currently has 70 writers in its four workshops. Last year, their work reached live audiences of over 62,000. Its members have won the Stiles & Drewe New Song Prize, the Iris Theatre X-Mas Factor Award, and numerous other awards. The first two recipients of the Stiles & Drewe Mentorship award were both BML writers. Recent shows by BML members include ‘Superhero’ (Southwark Playhouse), ‘These Trees Are Made of Blood’ (Arcola), ‘Little Beasts’ (The Other Palace), ‘First Ladies’ (YMT), ‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’ (Lyric Hammersmith) and ‘Mr. Popper’s Penguins’ (Criterion Theatre).
BOOK Music & Lyrics is in part supported by MMD.