Aaron Frankel

Aaron Frankel has directed over 100 musicals and plays, some twenty of them new, in addition to collaborating as a writer both on and off Broadway. He has also taught at ten universities, including Columbia University and the New School, where he has led a musical theater writing workshop for more than thirty-five years.

He is the author of “Writing the Broadway Musical,"

Brimming with advice and techniques, this essential reference for book and song writers clearly explains the fundamentals of the three crafts of a musical - book, music, and lyrics. Using copious examples from classic shows, Frankel has created the quintessential musical writers' how-to."

Here you will find information about his past achievements and new projects as well as personal information regarding his life in the theater and his beloved wife Abetha.