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JONATHAN KEEBLER is a lyricist and bookwriter based in New York City. His musicals include GAY CARD (music by Ryan Korell), TRUTH OR LIE (music by Bob Kelly), THE DAWN OF EDEN (music by Ryan Korell), THE SOPHOMORES (music by Jamie Lee Jacobs), and THE GOOD CHILD (music by Insoo Oh), as well as short works including WORLDS APART (music by Ryan Korell) and the short musical film, A MOST AVERAGE MUSICAL (screenplay by Talia Berger, music by Bob Kelly).

He was a finalist for the Jonathan Larson Grants. His work has been seen at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Soundbites 4.0, UC Irvine’s 4@15, the College of Charleston, and Rollins College, as well as performed at Feinstein’s/54 Below and Joe’s Pub. His work has been developed at the Johnny Mercer Writer’s Colony at Goodspeed Musicals, as well as by Hajjar Entertainment at the New York Theatre Workshop. He has released a studio album of GAY CARD, available wherever you get your music. Jonathan is a proud member of The Dramatists Guild. 

He is originally from Delray Beach, Florida, and has an MFA in musical theatre writing from NYU Tisch and a BA in theatre arts with concentrations in directing and performance from Rollins College. He is currently further developing GAY CARD, TRUTH OR LIE, and writing a new show with Ryan Korell.