Musical Theatre Workshop Application

Apply as a Librettist

Before applying please be sure you have read our Workshop Requirements.

Applying as a composer, lyricist or composer/lyricist? Please see our Composer, Lyricist or Composer/Lyricist Application.


Contact Information


If you were personally referred, please mention the referrer's name.


Application Support Materials

Please upload writing samples as follows:

Two writing samples, at least one of which must include comedic content.

    Either or both samples could be:

    • a 10-page or longer excerpt from a script or other genre
    • a complete one-act
    • a full-length script

    Any of these may be in-progress, produced and/or published material. Scripts from genres other than playscripts or musical theatre scripts are also acceptable; however, theatrical comedy scenes are preferred to stand-up or sketch material.

In addition, writers may include a résumé.

Please provide links to your writing and résumé files, making sure that the links you provide will continue to function until the audition phase. You may use Dropbox, Google Drive, etc, for these links.

Professional Information


Agree and Submit

I hereby acknowledge that should I be permitted to audition for and/or be accepted into the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop (The "Workshop") my audition and/or participation is subject to cancellation or termination at any time for any reason. In the event that my audition is cancelled or I am so terminated from the Workshop, I hereby release the Workshop, BMI and their respective instructors, directors, officers and employees from any and all liability of any kind to me as the result of such a cancellation or termination.

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