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NERDS
A New Musical Comedy

Book and Lyrics by Jordan Allen-Dutton and Erik Weiner
Music by Hal Goldberg

A new musical comedy about Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, following their rise from garage inventors to billionaire titans.

*Opening in Raleigh, NC on January 18, 2013
*Winner of Outstanding New Play and Outstanding Original Music at the 2007 Barrymore Awards
*Played at the Philadelphia Theater Company on Jan 31, 2007 directed by Phil McKinley
*Headlined the New York Musical Festival (NYMF) in September 2005, directed by Andy Goldberg
*Workshopped at New York Stage & Film Festival at Vassar College in 2004
*Workshopped at the Experimental Theater Wing of NYU in 2003

Sample Songs:

Demo Recording:
Bill Gates - Justin Greer
Steve Jobs, Paul Allen - Anthony Holds
Sally - Jessica Snow Wilson
Myrtle - Trisha Rapier

Band: Piano - Nadia DiGiallonardo; Guitar: Tom Roberto; Bass: John Meglino; Drums: Mike Roberto
The Bomb-itty of Errors
The Bomb-itty of Errors
A hip-hop add-rap-tation of Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors

Written by Jordan Allen-Dutton, Jason Catalano, GQ, and Erik Weiner
Music by J.A.Q.
Directed and Developed by Andy Goldberg

* NYC (Off-Broadway), London, Amsterdam, Chicago, Florida, Dublin, Edinburgh, Aspen
* Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Best Show at the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, CO
* Winner of the Jefferson Award in Chicago
* Winner of Best Show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland
* Nominated for Drama Desk Award and Outer Critic's Circle Award in New York

Official Website

   
FILM & TV
Robot Chicken
Robot Chicken
on Adult Swim

Writers - Seasons 2,3,4 & 5
Emmy Nominated - Season 2 & 3

Watch some highlights
2008 MTV Movie Awards
MTV Movie Awards

2010, 2011, & 2013 - Head Writers
2009 & 2008 - Writers
Scratch & Burn
Scratch & Burn
Hip-hop Sketch Comedy Series on MTV

Created by and Starring Jordan Allen-Dutton, J.A.Q., GQ, and Erik Weiner
Executive Produced and Directed by Danny Salles

Sample Videos
The Bomb-itty of Errors
The Bomb-itty of Errors
The Screenplay

Originally adapted by Jordan Allen-Dutton and Erik Weiner @ The Sundance Filmwriting Lab

2002 Screenwriting Fellows at the Sundance Screenwriters Lab.
America's Best Dance Crew
Randy Jackson Presents America's Best Dance Crew

Senior Producers
Snoop Dogg Father Hood
Snoop Dogg's Father Hood

Head Writers
   
INTERNET
ErikWeiner.com
Online Music Videos
JibJab.com
JibJab.com

Shawshank In A Minute, directed by John Landis.
Winner of JibJab.com's Great Sketch Experiment