Jenifer Toksvig is a musical theatre bookwriter and lyricist, a space-holder / facilitator, and an advocate for musical theatre writing.
In collaboration with writer/composer Rob Hartmann, she runs the MA in Writing Musicals
at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, and also The Larder
, through which they provide information, support and advocacy for the musical theatre writing community, including events such as Tiny Shows
Under the umbrella of The Copenhagen Interpretation
, Jenifer explores new ways to involve audiences in storytelling and live performance. Current projects include facilitation for the development of writer Niall Ashdown's show A Shropshire Lad
As a writer, she’s currently reworking the book for songwriter Alan Menken's show Atina, Evil Queen of the Galaxy
for Uterus, the Danish musical theatre development organisation.
Jenifer is a proud and active member of The Writers Guild of Great Britain, and about to join their Theatre Committee.
She is also a proud member of Equity, the ITC, MMD, MTN, Women Who Write Musicals, and the So & So Arts Club.