New Musical THE LAST POEM
Thompson & Russell's newest musical premieres Oct. 8, 2022
Musicals that update the Classics, from Arthurian legend, Cupid, and the muses.
Beloved Shakespeare plays turned into musicals set in modern middle schools.
It Takes A Rainbow wins acclaim at NYC Festival
It Takes A Rainbow is nominated for five awards, winning two, including Best Music.
About Thompson & Russell
Authors, directors, teachers, producers; learn more about Emily (book and lyrics) and Rich (music)
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Emily Clare Thompson, book and lyrics, and Richard D. Russell, music, write musicals imbued with meaning. Exploring topics from bullying to gossiping, competition to acceptance, you'll find Thompson and Russell shows to be musicals with character.