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CO-CONCEIVED AND STORY BY ASHLEY JANA AND WILL NUNZIATA
BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS BY ASHLEY JANA
DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

SET IN THE LATE 1800S ITALY, FIGARO IS AN ORIGINAL ROMANTIC-THRILLER-MUSICAL THAT TELLS THE STORY OF SIENNA, A YOUNG WOMAN WHO RUNS AWAY FROM HER ABUSIVE FATHER ONLY TO FALL INTO THE ARMS OF A MAN WHO IS JUST AS ABUSIVE AS HE WAS - A MAGICIAN NAMED FIGARO. FIGARO IS THE HEAD OF A SHOW WHERE HE AND A CAST OF CHARACTERS TRAVEL AROUND PERFORMING FOR AUDIENCES THROUGHOUT ALL OF EUROPE. FIGARO PROMISES TO MAKE SIENNA A STAR, BUT SHE SOON DISCOVERS THAT FIGARO'S INTENTIONS AREN'T WHAT THEY SEEM. WITH BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS BY CHART-TOPPING POP SINGER-SONGWRITER ASHLEY JANA, FIGARO'S SCORE IS A FUSION OF POP AND MUSICAL THEATRE. CO-CREATED WITH THE SHOW'S AWARD-WINNING DIRECTOR, WILL NUNZIATA, FIGARO PUSHES THE BOUNDARIES OF THEATRE WITH ITS SCORE, STORY, AND MAGIC.

CO-CONCEIVED AND STORY BY

ASHLEY JANA AND WILL NUNZIATA
BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS

BY ASHLEY JANA
DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

Set in mid-1800s Italy, Figaro: An Original Musical is a hauntingly beautiful tale of Sienna, a young woman who dreams of singing but feels imprisoned by her life on her father's farm. When a chance encounter with two young orphans thrusts her into the life of a traveling performer, she meets the handsome Figaro, who promises to make all her dreams come true - but there is always a price to fame. Part love story, part mystery, Sienna's journey to discover herself and live the life she always wanted is fraught with twists and turns until it culminates in a moment that will change the course of her life forever.  The show’s score is a fusion of pop and musical theatre and is bound to dazzle listeners with its upcoming World Premiere recording before it hits the stage in 2024.

CO-CONCEIVED AND STORY BY 

ASHLEY JANA AND WILL NUNZIATA
BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS   

BY ASHLEY JANA
DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

CO-CONCEIVED AND STORY BY ASHLEY JANA AND WILL NUNZIATA
BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS BY ASHLEY JANA
DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

CO-CONCEIVED AND STORY BY ASHLEY JANA AND WILL NUNZIATA
BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS  BY ASHLEY JANA
DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

FIGARO:

A NEW MUSICAL

MUSIC, LYRICS, CO-CREATOR, CO-BOOKWRITER

Ashley Jana is a singer/songwriter, producer, and engineer whose music has independently garnered over 60 million streams. Her original music has been featured on HBO, NBC, Showtime, Lifetime, Bravo, Vice, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, CNN, TLC, TNT, Oxygen, and more.  20 of her original songs have been featured on the hit show “Dance Moms”, with her song “Feels So Good”, co-produced with Grammy winner Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins landing on the hit show "Empire”. She also wrote the topline melody of "Jelly Jelly" for K-pop sensation TWICE, the topline melody of "Scelgo Ancora Te" for Italian superstar Giorgia, and most recently, the song "Trouble" for America's Got Talent Allstar, Daneliya Tuleshova. Ashley works out of her home studio, where she provides a wide range of online music production services, and she is currently working on the world premiere album version of FIGARO: An Original Musical.  For more about Ashley Jana, please visit www.ashleyjana.com.

ASHLEY JANA

Ashley Jana is a singer/songwriter, producer, and engineer whose music has independently garnered over 60 million streams. Her original music has been featured on HBO, NBC, Showtime, Lifetime, Bravo, Vice, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, CNN, TLC, TNT, Oxygen, and more.  20 of her original songs have been featured on the hit show “Dance Moms”, with her song “Feels So Good”, co-produced with Grammy winner Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins landing on the hit show "Empire”. She also wrote the topline melody of "Jelly Jelly" for K-pop sensation TWICE, the topline melody of "Scelgo Ancora Te" for Italian superstar Giorgia, and most recently, the song "Trouble" for America's Got Talent Allstar, Daneliya Tuleshova. Ashley works out of her home studio, where she provides a wide range of online music production services, and she is currently working on the world premiere album version of FIGARO: An Original Musical.  For more about Ashley Jana, please visit www.ashleyjana.com.

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WILL IS A NEW YORK CITY BASED DIRECTOR AND CREATOR OF THEATRE, FILM, AND TELEVISION. RECENTLY, WILL DIRECTED THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE TONY-WINNING MUSICAL OVER HERE STARRING TONY AWARD WINNER DEBBIE GRAVITTE; THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE KANDER AND EBB MUSICAL THE ACT STARRING TONY AWARD WINNERS RANDY GRAFF AND CADY HUFFMAN; AND CONCEIVED AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY REVUE OUR GUY, CY: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN STARRING FOUR TONY AWARD WINNERS, INCLUDING: LILLIAS WHITE, CADY HUFFMAN, RANDY GRAFF AND JUDY KAYE. WILL CO-CONCEIVED, WROTE, AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY RUN OF MISS PEGGY LEE: IN HER OWN WORDS AND MUSIC WINNING HIM THE 2019 BROADWAYWORLD AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR. UPCOMING PROJECTS: THE LIGHT EFFECT: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), SENSATION: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), WHITE ROSE: THE MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), POUPELLE OF CHIMNEY TOWN: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), VAN GOGH: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR), FIGARO: A NEW ROMANTIC THRILLER (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR). WILL IS A PROUD GRADUATE OF BOSTON COLLEGE WITH A B.A. IN THEATRE. PROUD MEMBER OF THE STAGE DIRECTORS UNION (SDC). FOR MORE, PLEASE VISIT WWW.WILLNUNZIATA.COM.

WILL NUNZIATA

DIRECTOR & CO-CREATOR

WILL IS A NEW YORK CITY BASED DIRECTOR AND CREATOR OF THEATRE, FILM, AND TELEVISION. RECENTLY, WILL DIRECTED THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE TONY-WINNING MUSICAL OVER HERE STARRING TONY AWARD WINNER DEBBIE GRAVITTE; THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE KANDER AND EBB MUSICAL THE ACT STARRING TONY AWARD WINNERS RANDY GRAFF AND CADY HUFFMAN; AND CONCEIVED AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY REVUE OUR GUY, CY: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN STARRING FOUR TONY AWARD WINNERS, INCLUDING: LILLIAS WHITE, CADY HUFFMAN, RANDY GRAFF AND JUDY KAYE. WILL CO-CONCEIVED, WROTE, AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY RUN OF MISS PEGGY LEE: IN HER OWN WORDS AND MUSIC WINNING HIM THE 2019 BROADWAYWORLD AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR. UPCOMING PROJECTS: THE LIGHT EFFECT: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), SENSATION: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), WHITE ROSE: THE MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), POUPELLE OF CHIMNEY TOWN: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), VAN GOGH: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR), FIGARO: A NEW ROMANTIC THRILLER (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR). WILL IS A PROUD GRADUATE OF BOSTON COLLEGE WITH A B.A. IN THEATRE. PROUD MEMBER OF THE STAGE DIRECTORS UNION (SDC). FOR MORE, PLEASE VISIT WWW.WILLNUNZIATA.COM.

WILL NUNZIATA

DIRECTOR & CO-CREATOR

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WILL IS A NEW YORK CITY BASED DIRECTOR AND CREATOR OF THEATRE, FILM, AND TELEVISION. RECENTLY, WILL DIRECTED THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE TONY-WINNING MUSICAL OVER HERE STARRING TONY AWARD WINNER DEBBIE GRAVITTE; THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE KANDER AND EBB MUSICAL THE ACT STARRING TONY AWARD WINNERS RANDY GRAFF AND CADY HUFFMAN; AND CONCEIVED AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY REVUE OUR GUY, CY: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN STARRING FOUR TONY AWARD WINNERS, INCLUDING: LILLIAS WHITE, CADY HUFFMAN, RANDY GRAFF AND JUDY KAYE. WILL CO-CONCEIVED, WROTE, AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY RUN OF MISS PEGGY LEE: IN HER OWN WORDS AND MUSIC WINNING HIM THE 2019 BROADWAYWORLD AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR. UPCOMING PROJECTS: THE LIGHT EFFECT: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), SENSATION: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), WHITE ROSE: THE MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), POUPELLE OF CHIMNEY TOWN: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), VAN GOGH: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR), FIGARO: A NEW ROMANTIC THRILLER (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR). WILL IS A PROUD GRADUATE OF BOSTON COLLEGE WITH A B.A. IN THEATRE. PROUD MEMBER OF THE STAGE DIRECTORS UNION (SDC). FOR MORE, PLEASE VISIT

WWW.WILLNUNZIATA.COM.

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WILL IS A NEW YORK CITY BASED DIRECTOR AND CREATOR OF THEATRE, FILM, AND TELEVISION. RECENTLY, WILL DIRECTED THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE TONY-WINNING MUSICAL OVER HERE STARRING TONY AWARD WINNER DEBBIE GRAVITTE; THE FIRST NYC REVIVAL OF THE KANDER AND EBB MUSICAL THE ACT STARRING TONY AWARD WINNERS RANDY GRAFF AND CADY HUFFMAN; AND CONCEIVED AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY REVUE OUR GUY, CY: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN STARRING FOUR TONY AWARD WINNERS, INCLUDING: LILLIAS WHITE, CADY HUFFMAN, RANDY GRAFF AND JUDY KAYE. WILL CO-CONCEIVED, WROTE, AND DIRECTED THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED OFF-BROADWAY RUN OF MISS PEGGY LEE: IN HER OWN WORDS AND MUSIC WINNING HIM THE 2019 BROADWAYWORLD AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR. UPCOMING PROJECTS: THE LIGHT EFFECT: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), SENSATION: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), WHITE ROSE: THE MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), POUPELLE OF CHIMNEY TOWN: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR), VAN GOGH: A NEW MUSICAL (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR), FIGARO: A NEW ROMANTIC THRILLER (DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR). WILL IS A PROUD GRADUATE OF BOSTON COLLEGE WITH A B.A. IN THEATRE. PROUD MEMBER OF THE STAGE DIRECTORS UNION (SDC). FOR MORE, PLEASE VISIT WWW.WILLNUNZIATA.COM.

DIRECTOR & CO-CREATOR

WILL NUNZIATA is a NYC-based award-winning director, writer, and creator of theatre, concerts, television, and film. Film: The Old Guitarist (Writer, Director). Awards: London Movie Awards (Best Short Film, Best Director), New York Movie Awards (Best First Time Director of a Short), Paris Film Awards (Best First Time Director of a Short). Screenplay: Lillith (Winner of Best Original Screenplay, 2023 Hollywood Blood Horror Festival). Theatre: Figaro: A New Musical (Director, Co-Book Writer), White Rose: The Musical (Director), An Entirely Ordinary Town: A New Musical (Director), Poupelle of Chimney Town: The Musical (Director), Faygele: A New Play (Director), The Betty Kiss: A New Dark Comedy (Director), Little Black Book: A New Musical (Co-Creator). Miss Peggy Lee (Director, Writer, Co-Conceiver) starring Tony Award winner Cady Huffman. Award: Broadway World Best Director. NYC: Our Guy Cy: The Songs of Cy Coleman starring Tony Award winners Randy Graff, Cady Huffman, Judy Kaye, and Lillias White (Director, Conceiver). Over Here! starring Tony Award winner Debbie Gravitte (Director, Adapter). For twenty years Will performed professionally, singing across the country and around the world with his twin brother, singer-songwriter Anthony Nunziata, culminating in co-headlining Carnegie Hall with the NY Pops Symphony Orchestra. Will is a proud graduate of Boston College and member of the Stage Directors & Choreographers Union. For more, please visit www.WillNunziata.com and @willnunzofficial on Instagram.

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BOOK BY ASHLEY JANA & WILL NUNZIATA

MUSIC & LYRICS BY ASHLEY JANA
DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

SET IN THE LATE 1800S ITALY, FIGARO IS AN ORIGINAL ROMANTIC-THRILLER-MUSICAL THAT TELLS THE STORY OF SIENNA, A YOUNG WOMAN WHO RUNS AWAY FROM HER ABUSIVE FATHER ONLY TO FALL INTO THE ARMS OF A MAN WHO IS JUST AS ABUSIVE AS HE WAS - A MAGICIAN NAMED FIGARO. FIGARO IS THE HEAD OF A SHOW WHERE HE AND A CAST OF CHARACTERS TRAVEL AROUND PERFORMING FOR AUDIENCES THROUGHOUT ALL OF EUROPE. FIGARO PROMISES TO MAKE SIENNA A STAR, BUT SHE SOON DISCOVERS THAT FIGARO'S INTENTIONS AREN'T WHAT THEY SEEM. WITH BOOK, MUSIC, AND LYRICS BY CHART-TOPPING POP SINGER-SONGWRITER ASHLEY JANA, FIGARO'S SCORE IS A FUSION OF POP AND MUSICAL THEATRE. CO-CREATED WITH THE SHOW'S AWARD-WINNING DIRECTOR, WILL NUNZIATA, FIGARO PUSHES THE BOUNDARIES OF THEATRE WITH ITS SCORE, STORY, AND MAGIC.

Set in mid-1800s Italy, Figaro: An Original Musical is a hauntingly beautiful tale of Sienna, a young woman who dreams of singing but feels imprisoned by her life on her father's farm. When a chance encounter with two young orphans thrusts her into the life of a traveling performer, she meets the handsome Figaro, who promises to make all her dreams come true - but there is always a price to fame. Part love story, part mystery, Sienna's journey to discover herself and live the life she always wanted is fraught with twists and turns until it culminates in a moment that will change the course of her life forever.  The show’s score is a fusion of pop and musical theatre and is bound to dazzle listeners with its upcoming World Premiere recording before it hits the stage in 2024.

Creative Team

CONCEIVED BY ASHLEY JANA & WILL NUNZIATA

BOOK BY ASHLEY JANA & WILL NUNZIATA

 MUSIC & LYRICS  BY ASHLEY JANA

DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

WILL NUNZIATA

WILL NUNZIATA is a NYC-based award-winning director, writer, and creator of theatre, concerts, television, and film. Film: The Old Guitarist (Writer, Director). Awards: London Movie Awards (Best Short Film, Best Director), New York Movie Awards (Best First Time Director of a Short), Paris Film Awards (Best First Time Director of a Short). Screenplay: Lillith (Winner of Best Original Screenplay, 2023 Hollywood Blood Horror Festival). Theatre: Figaro: A New Musical (Director, Co-Book Writer), White Rose: The Musical (Director), An Entirely Ordinary Town: A New Musical (Director), Poupelle of Chimney Town: The Musical (Director), Faygele: A New Play (Director), The Betty Kiss: A New Dark Comedy (Director), Little Black Book: A New Musical (Co-Creator). Miss Peggy Lee (Director, Writer, Co-Conceiver) starring Tony Award winner Cady Huffman. Award: Broadway World Best Director. NYC: Our Guy Cy: The Songs of Cy Coleman starring Tony Award winners Randy Graff, Cady Huffman, Judy Kaye, and Lillias White (Director, Conceiver). Over Here! starring Tony Award winner Debbie Gravitte (Director, Adapter). For twenty years Will performed professionally, singing across the country and around the world with his twin brother, singer-songwriter Anthony Nunziata, culminating in co-headlining Carnegie Hall with the NY Pops Symphony Orchestra. Will is a proud graduate of Boston College and member of the Stage Directors & Choreographers Union. For more, please visit www.WillNunziata.com and @willnunzofficial on Instagram.

CREATIVE TEAM

CONCEIVED BY ASHLEY JANA & WILL NUNZIATA

BOOK BY ASHLEY JANA & WILL NUNZIATA

 MUSIC & LYRICS  BY ASHLEY JANA

DIRECTED BY WILL NUNZIATA

CREATIVE TEAM

DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR, & CO-BOOKWRITER

MUSIC, LYRICS, CO-CREATOR, CO-BOOKWRITER

WILL NUNZIATA is a NYC-based award-winning director, writer, and creator of theatre, concerts, television, and film. Film: The Old Guitarist (Writer, Director). Awards: London Movie Awards (Best Short Film, Best Director), New York Movie Awards (Best First Time Director of a Short), Paris Film Awards (Best First Time Director of a Short). Screenplay: Lillith (Winner of Best Original Screenplay, 2023 Hollywood Blood Horror Festival). Theatre: Figaro: A New Musical (Director, Co-Book Writer), White Rose: The Musical (Director), An Entirely Ordinary Town: A New Musical (Director), Poupelle of Chimney Town: The Musical (Director), Faygele: A New Play (Director), The Betty Kiss: A New Dark Comedy (Director), Little Black Book: A New Musical (Co-Creator). Miss Peggy Lee (Director, Writer, Co-Conceiver) starring Tony Award winner Cady Huffman. Award: Broadway World Best Director. NYC: Our Guy Cy: The Songs of Cy Coleman starring Tony Award winners Randy Graff, Cady Huffman, Judy Kaye, and Lillias White (Director, Conceiver). Over Here! starring Tony Award winner Debbie Gravitte (Director, Adapter). For twenty years Will performed professionally, singing across the country and around the world with his twin brother, singer-songwriter Anthony Nunziata, culminating in co-headlining Carnegie Hall with the NY Pops Symphony Orchestra. Will is a proud graduate of Boston College and member of the Stage Directors & Choreographers Union. For more, please visit www.WillNunziata.com and @willnunzofficial on Instagram.

WILL NUNZIATA

DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR, & CO-BOOKWRITER

ASHLEY JANA

WILL NUNZIATA

DIRECTOR, CO-CREATOR, & CO_BOOKWRITER

MUSIC, LYRICS, CO-CREATOR, CO-BOOKWRITER

ASHLEY JANA

Ashley Jana is a singer/songwriter, producer, and engineer whose music has independently garnered over 60 million streams. Her original music has been featured on HBO, NBC, Showtime, Lifetime, Bravo, Vice, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, CNN, TLC, TNT, Oxygen, and more.  20 of her original songs have been featured on the hit show “Dance Moms”, with her song “Feels So Good”, co-produced with Grammy winner Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins landing on the hit show "Empire”. She also wrote the topline melody of "Jelly Jelly" for K-pop sensation TWICE, the topline melody of "Scelgo Ancora Te" for Italian superstar Giorgia, and most recently, the song "Trouble" for America's Got Talent Allstar, Daneliya Tuleshova. Ashley works out of her home studio, where she provides a wide range of online music production services, and she is currently working on the world premiere album version of FIGARO: An Original Musical.  For more about Ashley Jana, please visit www.ashleyjana.com.

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