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Fall 2018-2019
* ATL 499 / MTD 499 (LA)   P/D/F Only

Princeton Atelier - Connecting with the Connector

Jason R. Brown


A one-off opportunity to be involved in the development of Jason Robert Brown's new musical "The Connector." Jason Robert Brown will be working with the playwright Jonathan Marc Sherman and the director Daisy Prince in mounting two readings of the show at the McCarter. Students will work alongside professional actors, designers and musicians and participate in developmental readings and discussions with Professor Brown and the other members of the creative team. Much discussion will focus on the nature of collaboration in the development of new musical theater, both on - and off-stage.

Sample reading list:
Will Hermes, Love goes to Buildings on Fire...
Barbara Isenberg, Making It Big: The Diary of a Broadway Musical
Harold Prince, Sense of Occasion
Craig Zadan, Sondheim and Company
Stephen Sondheim, Look, I Made a Hat
Jonathan Marc Sherman, Women and Wallace
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
Weekly readings and one paper.

Oral Presentation(s) - 50%
Class/Precept Participation - 50%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
This course is by application only. Please visit the Atelier Program Website for more information..


Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
23208 S01 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th   New South Building   110   Enrolled:19 Limit:15 Closed