Gretchen Cryer

President Emeritus

Gretchen Cryer is most well-known for writing the book and lyrics and starring in I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking It On the Road (with music by Nancy Ford) which won the Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Musical and a Grammy nomination for the album Gretchen has written numerous other shows with Nancy Ford – Now Is the Time for All Good Men (off-Broadway), The Last Sweet Days of Isaac, (Obie Award – Best Musical, Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Circle Award) Shelter (Broadway – Golden Theater), Hang On to the Good Times (Manhattan Theater Club), The Fabulous Party (Williamstown Theater Festival), The American Girls Revue – (American Girl Place – Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles), and Circle of Friends – (American Girl Place – Chicago and New York) and Anne of Green Gables (Theatreworks, Lortel Theater.) Cryer and Ford have just finished a new show – Still Getting My Act Together.

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