Arianna Rose is an award-winning playwright, songwriter and musical theatre writer. Her play FAMILY BY NUMBERS won the “Best Play” 1st Prize Award from Theatre Odyssey’s 2019 Ten-Minute Play Festival. Arianna won the 2012 MAC Award for Song of the Year for “He’s On His Way” with composer Robby Stamper. M.F.A.: Musical Theatre Writing, NYU Tisch School of the Arts. B.A.: Theatre, Bucknell University. BMI-Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Writing Workshop alumna, York Theatre NEO (new emerging outstanding writer) recipient.
Her musicals and plays have received staged readings, workshops, and productions throughout the United States. THE LOST GIRL, her full-length musical with Jonathan Larson Award winner Ben Bonnema, has been chosen for several workshops and staged readings throughout the U.S., including The Viterbo New Works Festival, Buck Hill Skytop Music Festival, NYU Steinhardt Players Club, and Collaborative Development Productions at NYU.
A native New Yorker, Arianna moved to South Florida in 2016 and has been making a name for herself in the vibrant South Florida Theatre community.
South Florida writing credits include:
PRODUCTIONS: a five-week run of the short musical THE MOST BEAUTIFUL DAY ON EARTH at Microtheater Miami; THE SPELL, her one-act children’s musical with Matthew Gregory at MAD Performing Arts; songs in LOVE STORIES @MAD.
FAMILY BY NUMBERS: Theatre Odyssey’s Ten-Minute Play Festival (Sarasota, FL MAY 2019); Theatre Three Annual Festival of One-Act Plays (Port Jefferson, NY APRIL -MAY 2019); Bismarck State College Theatre New Play Festival (Bismarck, ND MAY 2019); Gulfport Community Players One-Act Summer Festival (Gulfport, FL JULY 2019).
MAKE MULCH FROM IT: Fight Like a Girl 2: King’s Arms Theatre, Salsford, Manchester England, August 15-17.
DOUBLE TROUBLE : Playwrights Round Table VCC New Play Festival (Orlando, FL APRIL 2019).
PUBLISHED MATERIAL: Applause Theatre and Cinema Books upcoming 100 MONOLOGUES FROM NEW PLAYS -- WOMEN.
WRITER’S GROUPS: Arianna has founded and runs two playwrights groups in South Florida - one in North Miami and one at FAU in Boca Raton.
Arianna is the co-founder and Artistic Director of Miami New Musicals (www.miaminewmusicals.com)
Recipient of the Paulette Goddard Theatre Scholarship.Member: Musicians Local 802,ASCAP, The South Florida Theatre League, and The Dramatists Guild.