The rave revue
prospect theater's Ignite series at the times center
A summer showcase featuring outstanding up-and-coming performers, ages 18-23, performing new musical theater songs. "Purple Sky," a choral anthem with lyrics by Michael Cooper and music by Hyeyoung Kim, will be the finale of the evening, directed by Dev Bondarin.
Friday, July 27th, 8pm
interview with coney island ORAL history projet
Listen to lyricist Michael Cooper and composer Hyeyoung Kim's recent interview with the Coney Island History Project, where they discuss their decade long collaboration, historical inspiration, and the power of memory in creating the new musical, set at Coney Island!
Lizardman, music by David Mallamud and lyrics by Michael Cooper, has been recorded by Tony nominee Constantine Maroulis and Albany Symphony's Dogs of Desire on The Wild & Whimsical Worlds of David Mallamud, available September 30 from Broadway Records.
IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU
The vocal selections from It Shoulda Been You, including Michael's song "I Never Wanted This," have been published by Hal-Leonard and are now available for purchase!