February 1, 2017
The Sacred Harp
Music and Story by Peter Lerman
THE SACRED HARP was previously presented at the Disney/ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop. Peter Lerman is also currently writing the music and lyrics for BROOKLYNITE, an original musical with co-writer and director Michael Mayer opening at the Vineyard Theatre in Winter 2015. For his work in theater, Peter has won the Stephen Sondheim Young Artist Citation Award, a Dramatists Guild Fellowship, the Jonathan Larson Award, and the Kennedy Center-ACTF Musical Theater Award. Peter recently contributed music to the Emmy Award-winning comedy “Modern Family” on ABC and is now writing a musical movie based on his original concept for MTV Films with screenwriter Jennifer Maisel. Peter is the co-creative director (with Jeanine Tesori) of Camp A BroaderWay founded by Idina Menzel and Taye Diggs to teach theater skills to 11 and 12-year-old girls from underserved New York City communities.