UPCOMINGIndustry reading of Tea With G set for Spring 2020 (date TBD, pending COVID-19 countermeasures)

JUDGE FOR 'LORENZ HART SONGWRITING COMPETITION'

MAY 2020

Deborah will be among this year's judges for the inaugural competition, welcoming submissions from student songwriters. This year's winner will be announced in May.

"SENIOR CLASS PRESIDENT" SELECTED BY MSM

JAN 2020

The song "Senior Class President" (written by Deborah and Kai Gross) will be featured at Manhattan School of Music as part of their 2020 Musical Theatre Seminar

'GIRLHOOD' AT BRAVO PERFORMING ARTS

JULY 2019

The musical song cycle for which Deborah and Dylan MarcAurele wrote 3 songs (Just The Start; Like You; Finale) began performances, directed by Tina Reynolds

REWRITES BEGIN ON

'TEA WITH G'

APRIL 2019

In collaboration with composer Dylan MarcAurele, Deborah has begun work adapting "Sex, Lies & Earl Grey" into an original musical - featuring entirely new songs composed by the two

COMMISSIONED TO WRITE SONGS FOR 'GIRLHOOD'

JULY 2018

CPA Theatricals commissioned Deborah and Dylan MarcAurele to write three songs for the original song-cycle musical, which will feature a score of songs by multiple composing teams

QUARANTINE: DEMOS IN ISOLATION

APRIL 2020

With a formal recording session on hold, Deborah and Kai Gross are delighted to share their at-home-studio demo of "Senior Class President," recorded by Julia Lennon (vocals) and Jonathan Bauerfeld.

FEATURED WRITER AT BMI EVENING OF NEW SONGS

DEC 2019

Deborah and Kai Gross are among the featured writers showcased at BMI's 'Evening of New Songs for Musical Theater' - sharing two of their original songs

ACCEPTED INTO BMI ADVANCED WORKSHOP

JUNE 2019

Deborah was welcomed into the BMI Advanced Musical Theatre Writing Workshop which boasts alums Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Edward Kleban, Maury Yeston, Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Jeanine Tesori among others

WORKSHOP PERFORMANCE

FOR TRU 

DEC 2018

Deborah performed in a workshop reading of "Black Hole Wedding" (written by Katherine Brann Fredricks and Paul E. Nelson) as part of TRU's How To Write A Musical seminar, moderated by Skip Kennon

'[UN]NATURAL SELECTION' WORKSHOP PRESENTATION

JUNE 2018

The mini-musical written in collaboration by Deborah and Eric Grunin was presented at the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop at the culmination of their first year in the program

'GIRLHOOD' SHEET MUSIC

ON SALE

FEB 2020

Sheet music for the songs from Girlhood are available for purchase, including "Just The Start" and "Like You" by Deborah and Dylan MarcAurele

'LAND OF FORGOTTEN TOYS' PREMIERES 5-WEEK RUN

NOV 2019

CPA Theatricals' "The Land of Forgotten Toys" (for which Deborah provided additional lyrics - uncredited) premiered at the Greenhouse Theater, Chicago

'ELECTION' WORKSHOP PRESENTATION AT BMI

JUNE 2019

Deborah and collaborator Kai Gross shared a selection of five songs from their workshop-adaptation of "Election" (based on the book by Perrotta and screenplay by Payne/Taylor) with musical direction by Nevada Lozano

MUSICAL COMEDY SET AT

PIT TRIVIA NIGHT

NOV 2018

Deborah performed a set of her parody songs as part of Duran Duran Duran's 'The Trivial Comedy Show,' accompanied by Mark Schenfisch

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