Sara cooper - lyricist, musical book writer, playwright
Sara Cooper is a Playwright, Lyricist, and Librettist.
Highlights: HoT, Johnny Mercer Foundation Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals (2020), New York Theatre Barn New Works Series (2020), concert, Dixon Place (2019); The Memory Show, Benefit Reading for the Alzheimer’s Association, The Mercury Theater Chicago (2019), United Kingdom Premiere, New Bard, London (2016), National Endowment for the Arts grant (2013), Transport Group at The Duke on 42nd Street (2013), Asian Premiere, Water Gate Media, Seoul (2012-2013), Barrington Stage Company (2010), National Alliance for Musical Theatre (2010); Elevator Heart, THML Theatre Company (2019), University of San Francisco (2018), reading, The Tank (2017), Tisch New Musicals (2016); Fault Lines, World Premiere, The Kennedy Center (2018), American Opera Initiative Fellowship, Washington National Opera (2017); 92Y Musical Theatre Lab Collective (2017-2018); Queens Council on the Arts grants (2018, 2016); New York State Council on the Arts Individual Theatre Artist Commission (2015); Things I Left On Long Island, FringeNYC (2014), Overall Excellence Award in Playwriting (2014), Time Out NY Critics’ Pick (2014); Loving Leo, Weston Playhouse (2013). Jonathan Larson Grant, American Theatre Wing (2014).
MFA Musical Theatre Writing and BFA Dramatic Writing, Tisch School of the Arts. Dramatists Guild, ASCAP. http://saracooper.weebly.com