Rob Shapiro’s musicals include Shelter (with composer Julia Meinwald), Le Fau (with Julia Meinwald and playwright Bekah Brunstetter), and 1 Night Only: A Hanukkah Jamboree, which appeared in Ars Nova’s ANT Fest and 54 Below. For A Broken Umbrella Theatre in New Haven, he wrote songs for Vaudevillain, The Library Project and Seen Change! (with composer Will Aronson). Rob is currently working on Catch (Dramatists Guild Fellowship Program, Rhinebeck Writers Retreat). His and Tony Asaro’s song “Gays, Jews, and Girls Who Need Love” appears in the movie musical “Waiting in the Wings”. Cornell University (BA), NYU Tisch GMTWP (MFA).
1 Night Only: A Hanukkah Jamboree [www.hanukkahjamboree.com], Le Fou (1 Act with Bekah Brunstetter & Julia Meinwald), Shelter (with Julia Meinwald), Gams Malone: The Hair Clip Caper (with General Mischief Dance Theatre), with A Broken Umbrella Theatre: VaudeVillain, Thunderbolt