Former Juneauite Aaron Badilla, top center, co-wrote and co-produced a new musical heavily inspired by Juneau that’s set to premiere in New York City in July. The play received help from Badilla’s friends from Juneau James Raymond Rosales, top left, Franz Felkl, top right, Phil Derbesy, bottom left, and a co-writer and co-producer Molly Shimko. (Courtesy Photos | Aaron Badilla)

Former Juneauite Aaron Badilla, top center, co-wrote and co-produced a new musical heavily inspired by Juneau that’s set to premiere in New York City in July. The play received help from Badilla’s friends from Juneau James Raymond Rosales, top left, Franz Felkl, top right, Phil Derbesy, bottom left, and a co-writer and co-producer Molly Shimko. (Courtesy Photos | Aaron Badilla)

Juneauite turned playwright wants help getting his show on stage

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