Apply to the ASCAP Foundation/Universal Theatrical Group Musical Theatre Workshops in LA and NYC

Directed by Stephen Schwartz - Submit your entry by February 22!

Friday, February 22, 2019

Applications for both the Los Angeles and New York 2019 workshops are now being accepted simultaneously

You are applying for both workshops and if selected could have the option to participate in either city

Dates:

Los Angeles: May 18th & 19th, 2019
New York: Fall 2019- Exact dates TBA

Submission Information:
Writers interested in applying for participation in the ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop in Los Angeles should submit the following:

  • CD of four (4) songs from your musical
  • Lyric sheets for each of the four songs
  • A brief description of each song as to its plot placement
  • A brief synopsis of the musical
  • Biographical information for each composer, lyricist and book writer
  • Contact information (including e-mail address, phone number and mailing address)

Send your completed submission package to:
Michael A. Kerker
c/o ASCAP 
7920 Sunset Blvd. 
3rd Floor 
Los Angeles, CA 90046 
ATTN: ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop

DEADLINE: Submissions must be received in the ASCAP office by FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019.

Please note:

  1. EVEN THOUGH THE WORKSHOP IS IN LOS ANGELES AND NEW YORK, APPLICATIONS SHOULD ONLY BE SENT TO LOS ANGELES.
  2. Please submit four (4) songs only. If you send a full recording, ASCAP will only listen to the first four (4) songs.
  3. Submissions do not need to be produced in a studio as we are looking for talent and potential, not production values.
  4. If your musical is selected, you will need to present 50 consecutive minutes from the musical at the workshop. The 50-minute selection must include book and songs.
  5. THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED TO PRESENT MATERIAL IN THE WORKSHOP WILL BE CONTACTED BY MARCH 29, 2019.
  6. Those who will be invited to audit the workshop will receive an e-mail invitation.
  7. Please do not call to ask if you have been selected.

Submissions will not be returned.

Questions:

Call 323-883-1000