Dylan Schifrin

Dylan Schifrin

Dylan Schifrin is a playwright, composer, lyricist  and librettist based in Los Angeles, CA. Dylan's work has been distinguished by the Blank Theatre Company, the California Playwrights Project, the National YoungArts Foundation, ASCAP and the Foundation for New American Musicals. Dylan is a published author and script reader at YouthPLAYS, Inc. Yale University Class of 2020; B.A. in Music (Musical Theater...
Dylan Schifrin is a playwright, composer, lyricist  and librettist based in Los Angeles, CA. Dylan's work has been distinguished by the Blank Theatre Company, the California Playwrights Project, the National YoungArts Foundation, ASCAP and the Foundation for New American Musicals. Dylan is a published author and script reader at YouthPLAYS, Inc. Yale University Class of 2020; B.A. in Music (Musical Theater Composition, with distinction).

Plays

  • Next of Kin
    A girl with nothing turns to a woman with everything. Families collide, failure is ubiquitous. A play about mothers and motherhood that questions how we recover from tragedy when our caregivers lack what they are expected to impart. Based on true events.
  • Y2K: A Survivalist Musical
    Y2K imagines a community of doomsday preppers that fled society at the time of the “Year 2000 Problem,” otherwise known as Y2K. Only, it’s 2019, and none of them got word that Y2K didn’t happen. A satire exploring themes of fake news, uncertainty, and family, Y2K questions how we bridge personal divides in a world where apocalypse is commonplace and the truth seems harder and harder to come by. Book, Music and...
    Y2K imagines a community of doomsday preppers that fled society at the time of the “Year 2000 Problem,” otherwise known as Y2K. Only, it’s 2019, and none of them got word that Y2K didn’t happen. A satire exploring themes of fake news, uncertainty, and family, Y2K questions how we bridge personal divides in a world where apocalypse is commonplace and the truth seems harder and harder to come by. Book, Music and Lyrics by Dylan Schifrin.