Murder Ballad

A steamy rock musical thriller exploring complications of love, compromises we make, and betrayals that undo us.

Conceived by and with book and lyrics by Julia Jordan
Music and Lyrics by Juliana Nash
Directed by Elizabeth Lucas
Music Directed by Marci Shegogue

Live Band + Professional Actors

Murder Ballad centers around Sara, a young New Yorker who is torn between her dangerous ex-boyfriend and her reliable husband. Led by a sexy bartender who serves as the show’s narrator, Murder Ballad explores the passions and consequences of the electrifying but doomed love triangle with vibrant pop-rock tunes. How far would you go to keep your love?

Conceived by Jonathan Larson Award winner and two-time Susan Smith Blackburn Prize finalist, Julia Jordan, with book and lyrics by Jordan and music and lyrics by indie rock singer/songwriter, Juliana Nash, this production will be directed by award-winning stage and film director and New York Musical Theatre Festival Founding Producer Elizabeth Lucas (, music directed by Marci Shegogue.

This production marks the launch of Free Range Humans, a new company producing story-driven immersive entertainment, from site specific theatre to virtual reality.


Suitable for: Adults Only

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June 29, 2018 8:00 PM


June 29, 2018 10:00 PM

Fees & Tickets

Event Venue


35 S Carroll St