Anderson Cook is a playwright and librettist. His musicals have been seen at The Boston Conservatory, the PIT, the Bad Theatre Fest, the Parkside Lounge, and the Reckless Theatre. His plays have been seen at the Lee Strasburg Institute, Dixon Place, the Secret Theatre and more. Anderson and his writing partner Amanda D’Archangelis were the winners of the 2017 NMI New Voices Contest, co-sponsored by Walt Disney Imagineering, and his work has been praised on Theatre is Easy (“Best Bet”), Time Out New York (“Best Things to See This Week”), the FADER, Alternative Press, and Billboard. He was a finalist for the 2017 and 2018 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation screenplay competitions. He holds a BFA from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU and an MFA in dramatic writing from Carnegie Mellon University.
Pop Punk High, an immersive punk-rock musical comedy written and produced by Anderson, performs in concert at Feinstein's/54 Below on June 9th, and the full production will appear at the Public Hotel in October 2018.