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Maiga Vidal

Maiga Vidal

  • She/Her
  • Biography

    Maiga Vidal is a Chilean-born, Los Angeles-raised musical theatre writer and content creator. Her musicals include CAFÉ CON LECHE (2023 Production with The Latiné Musical Theatre Lab) and STAR SIGNS (2022 Reading with El Centro Reading Play Lab).

    Vidal earned a B.A in both Theatre and Psychology from California Lutheran University and is currently pursuing her MFA in Musical Theatre Writing at NYU Tisch (Cycle 34), with an anticipated graduation date of Spring 2025. Additionally, she studied at Theatre West's Betty Garrett Musical Theatre Workshop, The Songwriting School of Los Angeles, and privately under John Mercurio.

    Her goal is to create more diversity in theatre, both by writing new works centering marginalized voices and by demystifying the musical theatre writing process by sharing it from page to stage online in her original vlog series, "Writing a Musical!".

    Professional Experience

    • Regional
    • Education
    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Master’s Degree

    Regions

    • NYC/Tri-State Area
    • LA/Southern California

    Interested in touring?

    • Yes

    Maestra Expertise

    • Theatrical Composer (Music and Lyrics)
    • Theatrical Composer (Music only)
    • Theatrical Lyricist
    • Theatrical Bookwriter
    • Songwriter
    • Singer/Songwriter
    • Sound Designer/Composer
    • Music Producer/Record Producer
    • Recording Studio Engineer

    Primary Instruments

    • Voice

    Additional Instruments

    • Guitar - acoustic
    • Piano

    Software

    • GarageBand
    • Logic
    • MainStage
    • Musescore
    • Pro-Tools

    Additional Skills

    • Theatrical Director
    • Singer/Performer

    Current Student?

    • Graduate School

    Person of Color?

    • Yes