The BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop Showcase will present two new songs written by Jessica Fleitman and Rick Bassett, from their musical-in-progress THE AVERAGE-SIZED MERMAID. The songs will be performed by Christiana Cole and Aaron Phillips. There are two performances, April 1st at 3 pm and 6 pm. Tickets are free, but require a reservation. Click HERE for more info, and to RSVP. At the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater, 10 W 64th St [between Lincoln Center Plaza and Central Park West at the West Side YMCA], New York, NY.
A holiday song by Bill Nelson and Rick Bassett will be presented at Broadway’s Future Songbook Series. Broadway Actors Will Perform All-New Holiday Songs in a Free Concert presented by Arts and Artists of Tomorrow, in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center (111 Amsterdam Avenue and 65th Street). Details in the Playbill announcement HERE !
A new song written by Jessica Fleitman and Rick Bassett will be presented at the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop Smoker, a bi-annual showcase of featured songs. Thursday, December 13 at 5PM, at the BMI Media Center, 7 World Trade Center, NYC. The performance is free to the public, reservations required. More info here, and RSVP by emailing at the link here.
Jessica Fleitman and Rick Bassett will present a song from their musical "The Average-Sized Mermaid" at New York City Center’s “Front & Center The Original Musicals of Tomorrow with Tom Kitt” Monday October 15, at 6:30 pm. Christiana Cole will perform. New York City Center, Barbara and David Zalaznick Studio, 130 West 56th Street, 5th Floor. All tickets $30. Tickets and more info available here!
Jessica Fleitman and Rick Bassett will present four songs from their musical-in-progress THE AVERAGE-SIZED MERMAID, sung by Christiana Cole and Aaron Phillips, as part of the In The Works series at The Duplex, NYC, Sunday, March 25, at 9:30pm. Details and ticket info can be found here.
Sheet music for the song can also be ordered at
Getting into the Halloween spirit, Bill Nelson and I wrote A Zombie Song, and made a recording of it with some amazing singers. Listen to it below! Click here for credits and more info.