Music and Lyrics by Zoe Sarnak
Book by Emily Kaczmarek
Past and present collide when a colleague's mysterious diaries draw journalist Jo into the home-- and artistic lives-- of grieving sisters Kali and Simone.
Zoe Sarnak - Works include: Afterwords (with Emily Kaczmarek, Off-Broadway 2012, Winner NJ Playwright's contest, Playwrights Horizons-MTF lab upcoming, March 2017), The Years Between (with Kirsten Guenther, T-fellowship lab), and Landed and Alma Mater (with Emily Kaczmarek, New York Film Academy commissions). In development: Secret Soldiers (with Marsha Norman), Transport Group's 20th Century Commission (with Michele Lowe), Galileo (with Danny Strong, Michael Weiner and dir. Michael Mayer) and Teddy & Max (with Brian Crawley). Awards include: Davenport Songwriting contest winner, NY Stage & Film’s Founders Award finalist, Fred Ebb Award finalist, Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award Honoree, Women’s Project Lab Artist. Residencies include: The Public at Vineyards Arts, Goodspeed Writers Colony, Williamstown Theatre Festival, New York Theatre Workshop, Eugene O’Neill Artist Residency and Rhinebeck Writers Retreat. Music featured: NY Times Live, Lilly Awards, Women of Note, Cutting Edge Composers and more.
Emily Kaczmarek is a New York-based playwright, screenwriter, and librettist. Works include: Sam & Lizzie (semi-finalist, Premiere Stages Play Festival 2017), Alma Mater and Landed (music & lyrics by Zoe Sarnak; commissions: New York Film Academy), Afterwords (music & lyrics by Zoe Sarnak; NYMF Developmental Reading; Eugene O'Neill Theatre Institute Residency), and Anything New (commission: NYU). By day, Emily is an English teacher with the college access program SEO Scholars. B.S. New York University.