Michael R. Jackson
Michael R. Jackson holds a BFA and MFA in playwriting and Musical Theatre Writing from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts. As a songwriter, he has seen his work performed at NAMT, Barrington Stage Company, The Laurie Beechman Theater, Feinstein’s/54 Below, Ars Nova, Joe’s Pub, and ACT in Seattle. He wrote book, music, and lyrics for the musical A Strange Loop, book and lyrics for the musical Only Children with composer Rachel Peters, book and lyrics for the musical adaptation of the 2007 horror film Teeth with composer and co-bookwriter Anna Jacobs. He is 2017 Jonathan Larson Grant Recipient.