Read interviews with five Corkscrew playwrights on PLAYBILL
CORKSCREW LATE NIGHT (a series of casual musical theatre concerts)
July 17th, 2018
Patrick and Daniel Lazour
Patrick and Daniel Lazour are brothers, songwriters and collaborators. They have written seven musicals and hundreds of songs as a team. Their more recent music theatre projects include We Live in Cairo, which will premiere at the American Repertory Theater in 2019, and Bethesda, about a medical miracle in the 1960s. A new take on the troubadour tradition, they present an evening of stories, featuring excerpts from their shows, stories and stand-alone pieces.
July 26th, 2018
Julian Hornik, Katie Hathaway, and Nicholas Williams
KATIE HATHAWAY is a Brooklyn based writer and composer. Her plays and musicals have been performed and developed at Ars Nova, Yale Institute for Music Theater, The Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, The Flea Theater, The Bushwick Starr, Dixon Place, Joe’s Pub, and the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop. She is a MacDowell Colony fellow, an alumna of Barnard College and has an MFA in playwriting from Brooklyn College.
JULIAN HORNIK is the composer of Tenn, a musical based on the early life of Tennessee Williams (Symphony Space, ASCAP Workshop). He has performed his songs at the Kennedy Center, New York City Center, and with the San Francisco and Los Angeles Gay Men’s Choruses. He is a recent graduate of Yale University, and the recipient of the 2017 ASCAP Lucille and Jack Yellen Award.
NICHOLAS WILLIAMS is a Brooklyn-based composer/lyricist, pianist, and music teacher at Saint Ann’s School. He writes and performs with Micah Bucey as one half of the semi-defunct musical theater power pop duo, The Gay Agenda. Recent projects include Caucasian Chalk Circle with Lee Sunday Evans, and puppet musical Riddle of the Trilobites with Collaborationtown.