Every two years Stage Rights proudly publishes work from the annual Red Bull Short New Play Festival. Each commissioned play is based on a theme for the year and is written in a classical style.
The industry has not caught up with the time,” James said. “The biggest request from our audiences was, ‘Give us a show, give us storytelling’ and we kept telling them ‘We’re trying!’ We were getting hard nos.”
Until they reached out to Roger Bean.
In what has been called a "ground-breaker" due to the difficulty of theater companies acquiring rights of established scripts for broadcast, Seacoast Repertory Theatre in Portsmouth, NH is now performing and livestreaming a selection Roger Bean's jukebox musicals including three Wonderettes shows and The Andrews Brothers.
Frozen co-creator Jennifer Lee and her boyfriend, Alfred Molina, sit toward the front of the historic St. James Theatre late Tuesday afternoon for