The award, which comes with a $60,000 prize, recognizes excellence in musical theatre songwriting among emerging talents.
The songwriters will be each presented with a $60,000 cash prize next month.
The songwriting duo will be presented with a cash prize this month.
The award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters comes with $60,000.
For their accomplishments, songwriters Stacy Luftig and Phillip Palmer will receive a showcase of their work and a cash prize of $50,000.