The Mortification of Fovea Munson

Title image for a new musical for young audiences, "The Mortification of Fovea Munson“, a World Premiere Kennedy Center Commission, based on the book by Mary Winn Heider.

The story is about a teenage girl, Fovea Munson, who is stuck working at her parents’ cadaver lab during the summer, when suddenly three disembodied heads start talking to her and ask her for a favor.
Music and Lyrics by Justin Huertas, Music Direction and Orchestration by Steven Tran. Directed by M. Graham Smith.


Client: The Kennedy Center,

Washington DC

Producer: Sean-Maurice Lynch



Fovea Munson Musical Poster The Kennedy Center