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Join us at the Drama Book Shop for an in-person signing and celebration of Chicken & Biscuits with Douglas Lyons on November 9th at 7:30. This is a ticketed after-hours event. The 13.00 ticket includes a copy of Chicken & Biscuits. For tickets please contact RSVP@Dramabookshop.com

Chicken & Biscuits is a raucous family comedy so full of laughter and love, it’ll leave you begging for seconds. The Jenkins family is coming together to celebrate the life of their father—hopefully without killing each other! But any hopes for a peaceful reunion unravel when a family secret shows up at the funeral…

“Laugh-out-loud funny! A feast of Black joy, love and laughter.” —Variety. “Blazingly funny! A raucous party!” —Broadway News. “The church bells reverberantly chime! Heed the call and go straight to CHICKEN & BISCUITS!” —NY Stage Review.

 

DOUGLAS LYONS  is an actor, writer, director, composer-lyricist, and playwright. He served as a writer & composer on Apple TV’s 2022 series Fraggle Rock. Douglas received a GLAAD nomination for his Broadway playwriting debut, CHICKEN AND BISCUITS. His music and lyrics have been featured on BET Plus, CBS’s Sunday Morning Show, Carnegie Hall’s Voices of Hope Festival, and Lincoln Center’s Broadway Songbook Series. As an actor he’s appeared on Broadway in The Book of Mormon and Beautiful (Original Cast), as well as the tours of Rent and Dreamgirls. Other theater writing credits include: Polkadots (Off Broadway Alliance Winner Best Family Show, Atlantic Theater Company), Beau (Adirondack Theatre Festival), and Five Points currently in development with Hamilton’s Andy Blankenbuehler. With musical writing partner Ethan D. Pakchar, Douglas is a 2020 Jonathan Larson Grant finalist. @DouglasSings IG: @Chocolatehipster

 BROADWAY LICENSING and its family of imprints (Dramatists Play Service, Playscripts, and Stage Rights) is the global leader in theatrical licensing and distribution. The iconic works represented epitomize the greatest collection of authors, composers, lyricists, and underlying rights holders across the globe including Arthur Miller, Tennessee Williams, Lynn Nottage, Alan Menken, Stephen King, Elvis, the Bee-Gees, and the Beatles.

 The Broadway Licensing collection of titles represents an astonishing 36 Tony Award and 48 Pulitzer Prize-winning works. The company leverages its team’s expertise in licensing, theatrical production, theatre education, and content creation to diversify, strengthen, and rapidly expand its portfolio into new sectors and markets. Founded in 2017, Broadway Licensing has quickly scaled and, as of 2022, the company represents 8 of the Top 10 most produced plays in professional theatres and 9 of the Top 10 most produced plays in High Schools.

 In 2020, Broadway Licensing launched the Emmy Award-nominated streaming platform Broadway On Demand, offering exclusive theatrical content, interactive events, and original programming projected to reach well over 200 million households by 2023. Additionally, Stageworks Productions, the original live stage content creation arm dedicated to the development of innovative, theatrical intellectual properties has developed several world premiere musicals which have been produced in over 90 countries. In all, the combined force of the Broadway Licensing family of imprints continues to grow, with a singular goal to make everyone in the world a theatre person.

                   For tickets please contact RSVP@Dramabookshop.com

 

    • Ticket purchase includes entrance to event and a copy of Chicken & Biscuits
    • It is recommended that guests wear a mask inside. 
    • No merchandise, photos or other souvenirs will be allowed to be signed.