Let’s Write a Musical

Ensemble Theatre · smylie productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

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LAUREL ALTMAN certified reviewer June 09, 2019
tagged as: funny · touching · unique.
The musical numbers are great fun and the integration of the dramatic story elements is seamless. It was very funny and very poignant at the same time. I cried, not ashamed to say it. ... full review
MICHAEL LAMB certified reviewer June 10, 2019
tagged as: entertaining · artful
What a nice dose of wonderful! Well-written, well-directed, well-performed piece has to have a future on Broadway. ... full review
MARY CARPENTER certified reviewer June 10, 2019
tagged as: funny · original · timeless
Classic-in-the-making... full review
ALFRED DOERING certified reviewer June 12, 2019
Warm, energetic, funny, professional, engaging, heartfelt. This musical captures a decidedly tragic event in a delightful, sensitive manner with enthusiastic acting, wonderful music and great direction for very talented young actors. Bravo!... full review
GEORGE CONANT certified reviewer June 16, 2019
tagged as: fabulous · funny · fun
It was fabulous! Fun story, great music, and well choreographed. Audience gave it a standing ovation. Would love to see it again.... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 16, 2019
Let me start by saying I am generally not a fan of the genre… BUT “Let’s Write a Musical” is two very different heartfelt love stories inexplicably intertwined seamlessly which weaves a broad panoramic tapestry of romantic love masterfully. Being both an artful tribute to the feel good musicals of our past and the skillful marriage of the reality of real life this production evokes genuine emotions without schmaltz or grandiosity. “Let’s Write a Musical“ economically tells an original story full of simple profound truths and leaves you with gratitude for the opportunity of having this unique genuine theatrical experience. The upbeat feel good 50‘s homage of original music is complemented beautifully with an unexpectedly talented cast w... full review
JEAN BRINCKO certified reviewer June 16, 2019
It was engaging and full of energy and good laughs with a touch of sadness.... full review
MIKE REYES certified reviewer June 18, 2019
tagged as: Brave · Love · powerful · fun · inspiring · hopeful
Based on real-life events, the plot of this show focuses on the aftermath of writer/composer Lawrie Chiaro Smylie's husband Ben who gets diagnosed with Stage IV Cancer, in an attempt to remain in good spirits they decide to write a musical together, and this show is the culmination of their work together. ... full review
KATE ROBERTSON certified reviewer June 20, 2019
Let's Write a Musical is a powerful rollercoaster of love, and it will leave you wanting to ride again! Lawrie Chiaro Smylie has given us such an incredible gift with this musical that reminds us that when you love, love, love someone they are never truly gone. With an incredible cast and the beautiful story of a couple's journey in love this is a show that shouldn't be missed. ... full review
CISSY WELLMAN certified reviewer June 23, 2019
tagged as: Perfect touching
I loved it it was a perfect musical it touched my heart... full review