BCTR is looking for composers and lyricists of color interested in having their new musical developed this year as part of its third season. The new musical must be able to be performed with a multiethnic cast and require no more than 8 actors. The winning submission will have a staged reading this fall as part of BCTR’s third season at the Bingham Camp in Salem, Connecticut under the artistic direction of Devanand Janki. This year's developmental retreat will be Sept. 10 - Sept. 23rd, 2017.
Previous musicals developed:
Call It Courage by Adam Overett
The Family Resemblance by Masi Asare
Materials are due by March 29th, 2017.
All submissions should include:
- Single page synopsis
- Single page character breakdown
- Demo of score (3 songs maximum)
- Sample of dialogue (5 pages maximum)
- Brief production/development history (properties with prior full productions will not be accepted.)
The selection for the 2017 season will be announced in May.
Send digital materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org