Composer      Performer     Teaching Artist  

Monica Stephenson is more than a composer and vocalist. She is a poet with an extraordinary gift for capturing the words to tell stories from the hearts of those around her. She just so happens to have the musical talent to give these tales new life, integrating variation of style, harmony, instrumentation, and a vocal powerhouse into her work. Monica's performance and composition experience as well as her professional training provide a framework for her creativity, enabling her to infuse passion and brilliance into each new project with incredible energy and professionalism.

Monica brings a vibrant personality to the stage. Her comical timing and wit immediately draw in audiences, making her music sparkle and keeping fans glued to their seats. She has a fine-tuned radar for what works for her audiences, and she delivers incredible performances again and again.

Composer, singer, and comedian, Monica Stephenson is an artist you'll find hard to forget and easy to love.


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The Gilbert Theater Presents THE CAROLS!

Book and Lyrics by Jen Childs

Music by Monica Stephenson

Directed by Robyne Parrish

November 27 – November 29, 2020
December 4 – December 6, 2020
December 18 – December 20, 2020
In a brand new musical only ever produced regionally in Pennsylvania, the Carol sisters are struggling to put up their annual production of 'A Christmas Carol.' The problem? All the men in town are currently off fighting in WWII.

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Brought to you by Arts Ed Collaborative's Creative Learning Rapid Response Program.

Make a song based on your own experiences and expressions.  Through journal writing, shared musical activities, lively discussion and original song presentation, students will explore lyrics, poetry, melody and simple music theory in this Virtual Residency!  And.. It's Free!

In honor of #143DayinPA, day of kindness to celebrate the legacy of Mr. Rogers, Prime Stage Theater has asked Monica Stephenson to make a children's song to promote kindness! . Enjoy and pass on some kindness of your own today!

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