premiered in Theatre Building Chicago’s South Theatre in 2005.
The creators of Burgertown are Ken Jones (Director and Librettist), Jamey Strawn (Musical Director and Composer), and Christine Jones (Lyricist).
Mr. Jones is an award-winning playwright whose 24 plays (7 of which are published) have been produced over 300 times.
Mr. Strawn is an assistant professor of musical theatre, and has served as musical director as well as composed incidental music for numerous productions. He currently has a set of three songs entitled “Grateful Inspiration” which is being considered for publication.
Ms. Jones is an award-winning poet and lyricist whose work has been recognized by the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and commissioned by the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Freedom of Expression and the Cincinnati Bicentennial Organization.