Alliance for New Music-Theatre creates new works across the spectrum of music-theatre including cabaret, musicals, opera, and mixed-media performances.

R.U.R. A Retro-Futuristic Musical

In development

After two successful readings at the Kennedy Center as part of Page to Stage Festival and the Czech Embassy as part of their Mutual Inspirations Festival, Alliance now is working to bring the full work to stage in a special partnership with Dupont Underground and the Czech Embassy. The work by composer Maurice Saylor and writer Susan Galbraith plans to be produced next season. Whether you are excited or concerned about the proliferation and future of robotics and a world of androids, this work promises to be an exciting and entertaining production and film, and you can be a part of its coming to D.C. in the city’s liveliest next cultural destination.

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Composer Maurice Saylor

Praised by The Washington Post for his "evocative, powerful, communicative music," Maurice Saylor is a composer, lyricist, and performer based in Washington, D.C., with special affinities for vocal, chamber, and silent film music. His tuneful and quirky scores often showcase an interest in unusual combinations of instruments and blur the boundaries of style and genre. His work as composer and co-lyricist will be featured in R.U.R. Robots vs. Man...

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Join Us for Live & About 2016 - 2017 Season

Blackberry Daze METRO STAGE
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat URBAN ARIAS
Titanic: The Musical SIGNATURE THEATRE
Dead Man Walking WNO Dress Rehearsal KENNEDY CENTER OPERA HOUSE
R.U.R.: A Retro-Futurist Musical ALLIANCE FOR NEW MUSIC-THEATRE at Dupont Underground

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