My artistic home, Lifeline Theatre, has announced its schedule for the 2014-2015 season. I’m excited to report that I’ll be writing the script for a new musical adaptation of Austin Grossman’s Soon I Will Be Invincible, with music and lyrics by Christopher Kriz and directed by Paul S. Holmquist, opening in May 2015. Here’s Lifeline’s full slate for next season:


Jane Eyre
September 5 – October 26, 2014
Based on the classic romance by Charlotte Brontë
Adapted by Christina Calvit
Directed by Dorothy Milne

One Came Home
February 13 – April 5, 2015
A world premiere based on the historical adventure by Amy Timberlake
Adapted by Jessica Wright Buha
Directed by Elise Kauzlaric

Soon I Will Be Invincible
May 29 – July 19, 2015
A world premiere musical based on the contemporary superhero story by Austin Grossman
Adapted by Christopher M. Walsh
Music and Lyrics by Christopher Kriz
Directed by Paul S. Holmquist



The Velveteen Rabbit
October 18 – November 23, 2013
Based on the beloved classic by Margery Williams
Adapted by Elise Kauzlaric
Directed by Amanda Link

Lions in Illyria
January 10 – February 15, 2015
A world premiere based on William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night
Adapted by Robert Kauzlaric
Directed by Amanda Delheimer Dimond

The One and Only Ivan
March 21 – April 26, 2015
A world premiere based on the powerful bestseller by Katherine Applegate, illustrated by Patricia Castelao
Adapted by James E. Grote
Directed by Dorothy Milne



The 2014-15 Lifeline Concert Reading Series
Around the World in Eighty Days: October 28, 2014
A Room with a View: February 25, 2015
Pride and Prejudice: April 1, 2015
Tickets: $75; $50 for Lifeline subscribers.

The 18th Annual Fillet of Solo Festival
January 9 – 25, 2015
Tickets: $10 per performance; Festival Pass: $50


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