My current project is to reinterpret some of Shakespeare’s sonnets as rock songs. Here’s an example of what I’m thinking:

Earlier this year, I had the incredible opportunity to join four amazing musicians for a one-time only live performance of my Paradise Lost project. We’ve issued a live album of the concert and, though I’m biased, we rocked!

My first musical, Measurement, starts in 1887 and tells the story of Albert Michelson’s lifelong search to find proof of an aether that scientists believed filled the universe and connected everything from planets to people. The century that followed gave us relativity, abstract art, and two world wars instead. Some intrepid students at Beloit College helped craft the first public readings in late 2019: