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(In Ongoing Development)


FALLING FORWARD - AN ORIGINAL MUSICAL tells the story of Meghan, a queer 27-year-old sculpture artist, who is packing up her New York City apartment after the worst year of her life. Meghan will be moving back in with her mom in Michigan, giving up her life as a struggling artist. However, packing up her apartment proves to be a noisy affair, as the objects of Meghan’s bedroom — a Bong, a Self-Help Book, a Family Portrait, a Vibrator, and more — come to life, forcing Meghan to reckon with her role in the events of her shitty year. A raucous send-up of Gen-Z/Millennial culture today,  this story packs a punch of heart and larger-than-life theatricality as Meghan second-guesses herself through a fumbling search for security in our uncertain world. Falling Forward was named a Eugene O'Neill NMTC Semifinalist, named a "Show You Should Know" by the National Alliance of Musical Theatre in 2023, selected for the NAMT 2023 Playlist, and selected as a finalist for The 2020 New York Musical Festival.


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Karl's song Purple Chucks was a finalist in Taylor Louderman's Write Out Loud Contest! It was featured in Write Out Loud's 2020 Virtual Jam, and  was performed by Broadway actor Gerard Canonico at the Write Out Loud concert hosted by Taylor Louderman at Feinstein's 54 Below in 2021!


Vocalist Emily Kristen Morris sang Karl's song, Contradiction. Check it out on Spotify!

LENORA DUPONTE: LIVE ON MARS! (in development)

Devised with Emily Fink, Katie Langham, and AC Horton, this new musical is about famed Broadway actress and socialite Lenora Duponte, who escapes Planet Earth in 2060, amid the flooding of New York City, to live on the Planet Mars and perform the first-ever live-streamed cabaret from Outer Space. 

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