Presented by Sh-K-Boom & Ghostlight Records, the show at (Le) Poisson Rouge highlighted the work of the original six writers represented on the site – Nick Blaemire (Glory Days), Adam Gwon (Ordinary Days), Joe Iconis (The Black Suits, Things to Ruin), Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk (The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown, Tales from the Bad Years), Ryan Scott Oliver (Mrs. Sharp, Darling), and Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Edges, Dogfight). Here is a look at the evening:
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