November 1-25, 2018
THE DEVIL'S APPRENTICE, with music and lyrics by Madeline and a book by Philip LaZebnik (The Prince of Egypt) and Mads Æbeløe, will have its world premiere November 1, 2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Tickets are on sale now.
May 22 - June 10, 2018
THE DEVIL'S APPRENTICE will have a workshop in Copenhagen, Denmark, directed by Peter Langdal. Tickets for the production in fall 2018 are on sale now.
May 19, 2018
Madeline's song for "Hear Her Song," commissioned by The Canales Project, will be performed by Margo Seibert at the Hammer Theater Center in San Jose, California. Tickets are available here.
MASTERPIECE is named a semi-finalist for the 2018 National Music Theater Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center.
March 23, 2018
MASTERPIECE will have two private readings at Playwrights Horizons. Please contact Madeline for additional information.
March 18, 2018
Madeline's piece for The Canales Project will be performed at the National Gallery in Washington, D.C. Please visit the National Gallery for more information.
Madeline is named a 2018 Jonathan Larson Award Finalist by the American Theater Wing.
Madeline is the recipient of a 2017 ASCAP Plus Award.
MASTERPIECE has been nominated for the 2018 Weston Playhouse New Musical Award.
Madeline has been commissioned byThe Canales Project to write a song for their "Hear Her Song" initiative.
Madeline is named a semi-finalist for the Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award for female composers.
September 28, 2017
THE STARRY MESSENGER, directed by Hunter Bird, will have a private reading at the Dramatists Guild Fund Music Hall.
September 18, 2017
Excepts from MASTERPIECE will be performed at Playwrights Horizons, starring Tally Sessions and Kristen Browne.
August 28 - September 1, 2017
MASTERPIECE will have a private reading at the Dramatists Guild Fund Music Hall. The cast includes Bobby Conte Thornton, Charlotte Maltby, Karen Ziemba, Noah Zachary, and Kristen Browne.
July 24, 2017
Read press forWomen of Note,aNYMF concertfeaturing one of Madeline's songs from The Rumoured Lyfe and Certain Death of Delia Bacon, performed by Madeline Fansler and Jessica Jain on Monday, July 24, at 9:30 PM at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater.
July 24, 2017
Madeline will be featured in the New York Musical Festival at the Women of Note concert on Monday, July 24, at 6:30 PM and 9:30 PM at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater. Tickets go on sale June 15.
Madeline is awarded an Anna Sosenko Assist Trust Grant.
June 7, 2017
Madeline is invited to sit on a roundtable discussion for female composers hosted by the Ziegfeld Club.
May 18, 2017
THE RUMOURED LYFE AND CERTAIN DEATH OF DELIA BACON will receive a reading as part of the inaugural reading series of The Script at Stage74 in New York. For tickets and more information, please visit The Script.
May 8, 2017
Rehearsals begin for the Stage 74 reading of THE RUMOURED LYFE AND CERTAIN DEATH OF DELIA BACON starring Rachel Flynn, Oliver Thornton, Noah Zachary, Jessica Jain, and Madeline Fansler.
THE RUMOURED LYFE AND CERTAIN DEATH OF DELIA BACON is named a semi-finalist for a Creative Residency for SPACE at Ryder Farm.
Madeline is named a 2017 Jonathan Larson Grant finalist by the American Theatre Wing.
January 12 and 21, 2017
Madeline contributes an original song and accompanies Broadway actorSamantha Massell, coming off her acclaimed performance as Hodel in the Tony Award-nominated revival of Fiddler on the Roof, as she makes her solo debut at Feinstein's/54 Below.
November 7, 2016
Madeline attends the Billie Burke Ziegfeld Awards to honor female composers and dramatists.
November 5 and December 3, 2016
MASTERPIECE will receive a private reading November 5 and December 3.
September 19, 2016
Madeline is honored to be named aDramatists Guild Fellow for the 2016-2017 Fellowship year.
With lyricist and DELIA BACON collaborator Matt Russell, Madeline records a song based on the New York Times best-selling children’s book Dragons Love Tacos.
April 28, 2016
Madeline records demos for MASTERPIECE at MSR studios.
March 6, 2016
MASTERPIECE receives a private reading starring Jacob Keith Watson, Noah Zachary, Jessica Keenan Wynn, and Charlotte Maltby.
December 16, 2015
Madeline is one of twelve female composers invited to attend a round-table discussion and workshop with composer Jeanine Tesori and producer Daryl Roth.