January 9, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jacklyn Thrapp, 303-915-3629, firstname.lastname@example.org
Emmy ® Award Winner Jacklyn Thrapp
“Good Morning New York: A New Musical”
Opening January 9, 2020
AT THE PLAYERS THEATRE
NEW YORK CITY, NY – The critically acclaimed new musical about local news is heading Off-Broadway! Good Morning New York: A New Musical opens at the Players Theatre January 9, 2020 – that’s exactly one year away.
The musical comedy, produced by Jacklyn Thrapp LLC in Association with Michael Sgouros, explores the behind the scenes culture of a morning news program. It’s inspired by Jacklyn Thrapp’s time working as an overnight associate producer at a New York City news station.
Journalists from the Daily News, CBS New York & Fox News gave it rave reviews after seeing the Off-Off-Broadway debut at the People’s Improv Theatre (Loft) in 2018. The musical had a series of sold-out nights and is now heading to the Players Theatre.
The book is by Emmy® Award Jacklyn Thrapp, Music and Lyrics by Thrapp and Dylan Adler, Orchestrations by Dylan Adler & it will be under the direction of Bridget Greaney. Producers will have the creative team finalized this fall.
The official Off-Broadway cast has not been announced.
Follow our progress on the weekly ‘Making A Musical’ podcast by Jacklyn Thrapp. It follows the development and execution of the musical.
Good Morning New York: A New Musical opens on the Players Theatre Main Stage (115 Macdougal St, New York, NY 10012) starting January 9, 2020. Tickets range from $42 - $62. Ticket information can be found at GoodMorningNewYorkMusical.com
MORE ABOUT JACKLYN THRAPP
Jacklyn Thrapp is a New York Emmy® Award winner with experience working as a news reporter in Kearney, Nebraska (KHGI), Grand Junction, CO (KREX) and as a producer in Denver (KDVR) & New York City (WPIX). Executive producing credits include Off-Broadway's Park for Your Problems (Davenport Theatre). PLAYS: The Christmas Fart (Manhattan Rep) and A Soldier's Lover (The Workshop Theater). FILM: Coney Island Trash (Coney Island Film Festival & Italy's Monstra Cinema Taranto Festival), An American In Ireland (Dublin Smartphone Film Festival & Barcelona Planet Film Festival) & Sponsored: A New Documentary (2019).
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