2021 PARTICIPANT Lincoln Center Library Songbook                       2021 WINNER Florida Theatricals Discovery Series

It's a musical within a musical and it's 1981.  A frustrated black theatremaker receives the age old ultimatum from his pregnant wife to give up his dream and become a more stable provider for their growing family.  On a quest to prove he can do both, he happens upon a white career criminal trying to win back his black—even bigger criminal--love interest, which seems like a story worthy to change the landscape of American theatre.  Gnarly!  With the criminal muses opening doors the artist couldn't on his own, the unlikely trio lie, cheat and steal their way to living their most authentic lives—and to write a big ole Broadway musical called “Love Thief”.


July 2021, Boomerang Theatre Company Workshop

September 2021, Florida Theatricals Workshop

DEMO SAMPLES  --  for scene info & lyrics click "read" button

***please note drafts have been updated since these recordings

Believe in My Black mix II REV.-mp3
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Legacy of a Star mix II REV-mp3.mp3
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The One mix I REV -mp3.mp3
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This Guy mix II REV-mp3.mp3
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