Advanced Writers Lab
The Advanced Writers Lab is a peer-feedback group open to a limited number of lyricists, librettists, and composers whose work displays a high level of craft, creativity, and originality. Members meet every two weeks to:
Collaborations among artists working in their strongest discipline--book, music, or lyrics--are encouraged. However, applicants may apply solo or as a team.
Successful applicants will:
The Advanced Writers Lab offers:
To achieve the greatest benefit for the presenters, regular attendance is expected of all Advanced Writers Lab members. Continued participation in the AWL is at the discretion of the Facilitators, who are charged with preserving the tone and standards of the group. New members are admitted on a rolling basis, but tend to enter at the beginning of the cycle.
Yearly dues of $250 per team go toward paying the performers who workshop our material.