One of the most exciting musical theater teams I’ve encountered in over 30 years.
— Donna Lynn Hilton, Goodspeed Musicals
 
 Photo by Stephanie Crousillat

Photo by Stephanie Crousillat

Kate Douglas

(Book, Music & Lyrics) is a theatre artist, songwriter and performer. Her work has been performed at Ars Nova, Joe's Pub and The McKittrick Hotel by artists such as Todd Almond, PigPen Theatre Co., Shaina Taub, Grace McLean and Kiah Victoria. She is a Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project Fellow and was one of New York Musical Theatre Festival's Women of Note in 2016. This year she was awarded a residency at Gibney Dance to develop her new work dealing with denial and death in the modern age.

Recent performance credits include Punchdrunk's Sleep No More, Third Rail Projects' The Grand Paradise, Kansas City Choir Boy starring Courtney Love and Todd Almond (Premiere & Tour) and Fernando Rubio's Everything by my side (U.S. Premiere).

 Photo by Stephanie Crousillat

Photo by Stephanie Crousillat

Shayfer James

(Book, Music & Lyrics) is an internationally touring songwriter, theatrical composer, producer and performer. He has composed, co-created and performed devised theater in Iceland, London, NYC, and Jersey City. Most recently, Shayfer contributed an original score for the film Psychopaths, which will premier a the 2017 Tribeca Film Fesival. Shayfer has independently released five original LPs/EPs since 2010, and has performed his music at major music festivals and events in New Orleans, NYC, Miami, Austin, and Hong Kong. Shayfer is also the creator of a collaborative arts project called March of Crows, through which he initiates complex artistic conversations across various mediums and donates project proceeds to charities benefiting abused women.