As a songwriter, Michael R. Jackson has seen his work performed everywhere from Joe’s Pub to NAMT. He wrote lyrics and co-wrote book for the musical adaptation of the 2007 horror film Teeth and wrote book, music, and lyrics for the musical White Girl In Danger. His latest musical, A Strange Loop, was the 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner in Drama.

Learn more about this groundbreaking musical – the first musical written by a Black person to win a Pulitzer Prize and the first musical to win without a Broadway run – in the interview below.

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