My name is Annabelle, and I write musicals.
Focused on feminists and fairy tales.
Kickass women are always involved, onstage and off.
Shows include Train on Fire (MTFest, The Other Palace), Windsong (Flatiron Arts), Starfall (Music Institute Chicago), and Notes & Letters (Underscore Theatre Company).
Other theatre credits: Sylvia (Music Associate, Old Vic), The Boy Who Sailed the Ocean in an Armchair, Passing Ships (University of Winchester), Gaslight (music/lyrics, Flatiron Arts), this old haunt (music/orchestrations, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music), Little Oranges (music/lyrics, RCSSD), The Last Five Years (MD, JPAC), Something Blue, The Bone Harp (Chicago Musical Theatre Festival), Kinky Boots (Assistant Keyboard Programmer, Paramount Chicago), Emma (Assistant Keyboard Programmer, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre). For full CV, email me here:
My MA (with distinction) is from the University of Wolverhampton in Performing Arts Research, where I studied feminist storytelling in musical theatre. BA: Columbia College Chicago 2019 (Musical Theatre and Music Composition)