After winning audiences across the U.S., Beat by Beat Press brings its unique children’s musicals to Germany and the Caribbean. NEW YORK, NY, June 26, 2012 – Beat by Beat Press (www.bbbpress.com), a new online publisher of musicals for young performers, announced today that its original shows will debut internationally with productions slated in Frankfurt, Germany [...]
We’re thrilled to announce the title of our next hit musical, available this fall: Inspired by “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas”, The Grunch tells the story of Rudy Grunch, a grumpy 6th grader who always feels like an outsider. When the entire school gets excited about the annual school musical, he comes up with a [...]
On April 20th, the drama department at The Independent School in Wichita, Kansas performed We Are Monsters! Here’s what Emily Ottaway, their enthusiastic drama director, had to say about it: The students put on an amazing show! What a great piece for young actors. Thanks Beat by Beat Press! – Emily Ottaway Below are a [...]
Look out Oklahoma, some MONSTERS are coming your way! We Are Monsters will make it’s Oklahoma premiere at Lyric Theatre’s Thelma Gaylord Academy summer camp June 4th-15th. They’ve created a two-week “Camp Monster” around the musical for young performers. Here’s the blurb: Camp Monster is a fun, interactive camp for children ages seven to 14, [...]
Had a little fun with Google “search stories”…
Check out these production photos from Gettysburg Elementary’s “Musicville”! Pictures taken at their performance on November 2, 2011 in Clovis, CA. — Beat by Beat Press believes in the power of musical theatre to inspire children. That’s why we create original children’s plays for schools and community theaters to perform. To learn more, visit us at www.bbbpress.com.
Last week I was able to sneak backstage during one of Gettysburg Elementary’s performances of “Musicville” in Clovis, CA. Sometimes it’s hard to describe what it feels like to be backstage during a production, so I shot a short video to help capture the mood. This video is dedicated to all those backstage workers who [...]
Here’s a pic of the cast of “Musicville” at Gettysburg Elementary school in Clovis, CA. Really diggin’ the purple t-shirts…nice design. Their show opens November 2nd!
When rehearsing with children it’s helpful to have a couple fun, “go-to” tools to help you regain their focus or transition to a different activity. While I’ve seen literally dozens of ways to do this, in the video below I describe two of my favorite that I use over and over again…because they work. Let [...]
A few months ago, I received an email from Daniel Errico about a new, soon-to-be-published children’s book he’d written, “Journey of the Noble Gnarble”. He had heard about Beat by Beat Press and was interested in having his story adapted into a musical play for children to perform. Daniel is the founder of freechildrenstories.com, a [...]