Anna K. Jacobs

Harmony Kansas

Audio

HARMONY, KANSAS (recorded live at Ars Nova, NYC)

Lyrics by Bill Nelson

Music by Anna K. Jacobs

Featuring: Nick Cearley, Joel Esher, Bryan Scott Johnson, Eric William Morris, Keith Potts, Bryan Charles Rooney, Arri Simon, Paul Victor, Bruce Warren, Joe Longthorne, Mike Maloney, and Luke Redmond.

Musical Direction: Katya Stanislavskaya.

Kansas Land

Perfect

Singin' With The Boys

I Bring the Snacks

A Beautiful Thing

When You Go

I Will Sing

 

 

 

 

Gallery

HARMONY, KANSAS at Diversionary Theatre

Photos by Michelle Caron/Ken Jacques/Ana Pines

   

 

 

Press

“A tuneful and touching story.”
- Bill Eadie, Talkin’ Broadway

“Makes your heart sing with joy.”
- Carol Davis, Examiner.com

“A funny, warm-spirited, ultimately touching evening.”
- Jeff Smith, San Diego Reader

“Gently comic, one-of-a-kind show.”
- James Hebert, U-T San Diego

“The sound of these seven fine voices blending in glee club/1950s jazz harmonies make the show a must-see.”
“A human story with well-written and brilliantly acted characters.”
- Jean Lowerison, SDGLN

“Jacobs' music ranges from beautiful a capella anthems (sometimes in six-part harmony), to romantic ballads, choral hymns, folk tunes and country-western infused laments.”
“Bound to please future audiences around the country.”
- Anne Marie Welsh, North County Times

“Succeeds on so many levels that it’s hard to know which to talk about first.”
“Jacobs’ catchy melodies and Nelson’s clever lyrics announcing the arrival of an important new musical theater-writing team.”
- Steven Stanley, Stage Scene LA

 

 

History

Productions:

  • Diversionary Theatre (dir. James Vasquez), CA, 2012

Workshops/Readings:

  • Goodspeed Musicals Festival of New Artists, CT, 2012
  • Singing OnStage Productions, NYC, 2011