David Gosz and Leo Fotos are Chicago-based producers, writers, composers, and lyricists of musical theatre.
Their original musical, TRU - A Musical for Mental Health, was a finalist for the 2017 New York Musical Festival, and debuted with a sold-out run at the 2018 Chicago Musical Theatre Festival where it took home 14 nominations and 2 wins for "Best Choreography" and "Best Music". TRU made its Official World Premiere in November 2019 at Stage 773.
In 2017, the duo began working on their second major project, San - A Musical by Design, that tells the incredible life story of esteemed Mardi Gras designer Calvin San Nicholas. San will be workshopped in Spring 2020.
It is the mission of Gosz & Fotos to create impactful, inspirational, and inclusive stories for all audiences.