2015 Events

Whether you're an author or actor, artist or audience member, the 2017 NYMF offers exclusive master classes, panels, and entertaining events to enhance your experience and appreciation of musical theater. This year we have so many diverse Events, we're broken them down into categories.

Educational: Our enlightening Educational Workshops help audiences gain firsthand experience in an array of disciplines. Participation is limited so be sure to sign up before it's too late.

Panel: This year we have partnered with Honest Accomplice Theatre for a panel conversation aimed at providing more insight into current issues affecting the American theater.

Auditioning for the Musical Theatre

Auditioning for the Musical Theatre

Led by Michael Cassara, CSA

Work out your musical theatre audition material with guidance from a leading casting director! Michael Cassara will hear your best audition song and work with you from his unique vantage point “behind the table.” Class will include a Q&A and a discussion… [read more]


Broadway Edge Presents Ace the Audition

Broadway Edge Presents Ace the Audition

This original musical revue serves as the culmination of a three-day musical theatre workshop, focused on learning how to master the art of auditioning. Each student will have the opportunity to perform solo in front an audience filled with casting… [read more]


CLOSING NIGHT CELEBRATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

CLOSING NIGHT CELEBRATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

Mingle with new friends and old as we toast performances, productions, and memories of three unforgettable weeks of new musicals. Be there for the opening of the envelopes and presentation of the NYMF Awards for Excellence on the final night of the 2015… [read more]


Musical Songwriting Workshop

Musical Songwriting Workshop

Led by Anna K. Jacobs with Guest Artist Laurence O’Keefe

This introductory workshop led by Anna K. Jacobs (POP!; Harmony, Kansas; Teeth; Echo), with Guest Artist Laurence O'Keefe (Legally Blonde; Bat Boy; Heathers) takes participants through an authentic musical theater songwriting process. Explore the… [read more]


New Musicals, New Media

New Musicals, New Media

My Little Red/Green Coat; Story and Screenplay by Dave Holstein; Music, Lyrics, and Screenplay by Alan Schmuckler; Directed by Alan Schmuckler; Featuring Jessie Cannizzaro and Alan Schmuckler

Technology and theatre are two ever-changing and rapidly advancing fields. Join us as we discuss how these two art forms are moving forward together into the 21st century by way of cutting-edge media experiences. This NYMF-exclusive event will feature the… [read more]


Open Jar Institute

Open Jar Institute

Featuring the Students of The Open Jar Institute 2015

Each year 60 students are chosen each year from auditions in over 35 cities to spend one week in NYC working in intensive master classes, workshops and classes with Broadway's best professionals: actors, directors, choreographers, casting directors, and… [read more]


Sing at Cirque du Soleil

Sing at Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil® is seeking professional singers and musicians for live performances in its current shows and upcoming creations. Come meet Talent Scout Séverine Parent to learn more about life at Cirque and get an insight on the casting process from the… [read more]


TWELFTH ANNUAL OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION

TWELFTH ANNUAL OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION

Raise the roof with Festival actors, singers, and dancers, creative teams, arts patrons, Broadway’s hottest stars, and other VIPs at our Annual Opening Night bash. Sponsored by Fuzzrocket, this exclusive event is open to NYMF Patrons, Members and… [read more]