Head: the Musical!

Adapted from The Brain that Wouldn't Die by Joseph Green (1962) (Public Domain)

Music, Lyrics, and Adaptation by Kevin Fry

First conceived by Phoenix artists David Salcido and Scott Pierce.

Work-shopped at the Phoenix Fringe Festival in 2009 where it was the festival's top-seller.

First produced by Paul Koslo at the Met Theatre in Hollywood on October 2nd, 2010, under the direction of L. Flynt Esquerra. Head! ran for five months and garnered 3 LA Weekly Awards.

In February of 2011, Phoenix Rising Artists staged Head! at Soul Invictus Theatre in Phoenix.

In May of 2011, Fry directed a re-worked version of Head! in a co-production with Beowulf Alley Theatre Company in Tucson.

A movie version of Head the Musical! is currently in the works.

If you are interested in staging Head: the Musical! at your theatre, or if you would like to learn more about the upcoming film project, please email Fry at kevin (at) headthemusical (dot) com.