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Candidate Confessions : a 2016 cabaret


The writers' room for Candidate Confessions : a 2016 cabaret is in full swing with excellent writing from Jose Acain, Julian Clark, Erin Coleman, Zane Grant, Katie Wilbert, Corey Wilburn, Josh Willis, and Billy Zimmer. Executive producer/story is Marc Warzecha with whom I've worked with many times. The brilliant and hillarious Dan Wessels is compossing and music directing. Candidate Confessions is an hour long confessional cabaret told from the perspective of the candidates, their partners, children, caucus, and pundits. They've hit the Second City Hollywood stage to tell us what it really feels like to be inside the 2016 primary election cycle.

This show is my first time developing a story as director with the Second City.


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