END OF THE LINE, an ant-sized musical
Book: Howard Ho, Lyrics: Chris Edgar, Music: Kristen Rea
Four worker ants set out on a routine mission to retrieve tasty morsels for their colony and end up on the quest of a lifetime. When faced with a fork in the road, will they return home empty-handed or receive a hero’s welcome for discovering the “legendary stuff” long prophesied by their antcestors? (Spoiler Alert: It's a Twinkie)
Developed in collaboration with New Musicals, Inc. A TNNY Sound Bites 5.0 Finalist & Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Short Play Festival 2019 Finalist.
NORTH POLE HIGH, a Christmas Musical
Book: Dan Margules, Lyrics: Kristen Rea, Music: Rafi Nemes
North Pole High is a new musical based on the young adult novel, North Pole High: Rebel without a Claus.
Developed in collaboration with New Musicals, Inc. Featured at Got Musical? 2016.
SOMBRELLU, an Original CITYstage Play
Play written by, Kristen Rea. Free for educational use. Download Here.
Written in collaboration with students CITYstage students at Pathways Community School and ArtShare L.A.
IN THE HALL, a Collaborative Musical
Book: Lori Jaroslow, Music & Lyrics: Kristen Rea, and others.
An original musical based on the writings and stories of students at Gaspar de Portola Middle School.
WORKS IN DEVELOPMENT
NEW HORIZONS, an educational space-science musical for young audiences
Conceived by Aliza Rabin & Kristen Rea
Book & Music by Kristen Rea. Lyrics by Aliza Rabin
New Horizons is a space-science musical for youth audiences about Pluto and NASA's New Horizons space probe.