|When:||December 14, 2010 7:00pm-8:30pm|
|Where:||NYU Tisch School of the Arts, 715 Broadway, 2nd floor, at Washington Place|
|Price:||$12 (early- by 11/30), $15 (late)|
The Yale Alumni Association of Metropolitan New York and the Graduate Musical Theatre Writing (GMTW) program at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, in collaboration with Artists on the Brink, presents book-writer & lyricist Maggie Kate Coleman and composer Anna K. Jacobs in an educational enrichment program related to their musical POP!, which had its world premiere at the Yale Repertory Theatre and was developed at the inaugural Yale Institute for Music Theatre. Anna and Maggie-Kate will be joined by actors Randy Harrison, Brian Charles Rooney, and Amy Burgess and musical director Lynne Shankel.
This memorable program will delve into the conception, realization, and execution of an impressive work tackling Andy Warhol's legacy and recreating the buzz of The Factory in the context of musical theater experience packaged as a work of conceptual art. The evening with include performances from the musical. A reception will follow the panel discussion and performances. This program is open to the general public and all are welcome. The Alumni Association warmly acknowledges the co-sponsorship of Yale GALA. Early advanced registration is strongly encouraged. Seating is strictly limited. Register now at: http://aotb-yaamny-gmtw-pop.eventbrite.com/.