Alex Bechtel

Alex Bechtel creates new works of music, theatre, and musical theatre. Recent composing work: Lightning Rod Special’s The Appointment (“Best of 2019” – NYTimes/Vulture/TimeOut NY; “Best of 2023” – The New Yorker) People’s Light’s Alice in Wonderland: A Musical Panto and Shakespeare in LoveArden Theatre Company’s Pinocchio, Red Riding HoodTreasure Island, Midsummer, and The Light Princess, and seven seasons of new music at Pennsylvania Shakespeare FestivalHis newest musical, Penelope, had productions this year at Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival and Signature Theatre in DC. Four-time Barrymore Award Winner. See and hear more at