Anderson Cook
Anderson Cook
Writer for Stage & Screen
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Musical Theatre (Book/Lyrics)

Film & Television


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Anderson’s plays and musicals have been seen at venues like (le) poisson rouge, The Boston Conservatory, Dixon Place, the Lee Strasberg Theate & Film Institute, and comedy clubs, bar backrooms, and rooftops across the city. He is the recipient of a 2018 Sloan Screenwriting Grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and Anderson and his writing partner Amanda D’Archangelis were the winners of the 2017 NMI New Voices Contest, co-sponsored by Walt Disney Imagineering. He teaches creative writing and producing to children and undergraduates alike, and he holds a BFA and MFA in dramatic writing from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and the Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, and is a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Writing Workshop. He’s currently developing a punk-hardcore musical based on the life of abolitionist John Brown, and a pilot based on his play Origen.