Call for Scripts

Call for Scripts

New Musical Theatre Workshop
At the Lied Center in Lincoln, NE

September 10-12, 2019

Scott Frankel and Michael Korie (War Paint, Grey Gardens, Far From Heaven)
Kevin Bannerman, (co-creator of Ice Age)
Michael Kerker (Executive Producer, ASCAP)

Instructions for Submission
Please electronically submit the following (Submissions will not be returned):

  • Six (6) songs from your musical
  • Lyric sheets for each of the 6 songs
  • A brief description of each song, function of the song, and its plot placement
  • A brief synopsis of the musical (1 page or less)
  • Brief biographical information for each composer, lyricist and book writer
  • Contact information (Email address, phone number, and mailing address)


Please note:

  1. Submit 6 songs only. If you send us a full recording, we will only listen to the first 6 songs.
  2. Submissions do not need to be produced in a studio. We are looking for talent and potential, not production values.
  3. If selected, up to 50 consecutive minutes of your musical will be performed in the workshop for constructive feedback from Broadway-experienced professionals. The 50-minute selection must include book and songs.
  4. If your musical is selected, you will be notified via phone by July 12, 2019.
  5. Please do not call to ask if you have been selected.


Please send submissions to:
Petra Wahlqvist | 402 817 8176

Contact Becky Boesen at

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