We are thrilled to announce information for the 8th Annual Children’s Musical Theater Festival in NYC!
The Children’s Musical Theater Festival is 9-day performance based theater program. The 2018 Festival will take place Saturday July 7- Sunday July 15, 2018! The Festival is by audition only. Students cast in the Festival will have the opportunity to originate roles in new musical works by up-and-coming theater writers or new cut-down versions of established musicals. The CMTF program is open to students ages 8-19.
Students are split into two groups based on age. Each show will have 2 performances in an Off –Broadway state of the art theatre in New York City.
For Summer 2018 we are thrilled to continue our relationship with Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW), Beat By Beat Press and Broadway Licensing, We will be workshopping new titles for their catalogues! Past productions that had their start in the Children’s Musical Theater Festival include the school versions of The Addams Family, SPAMalot, Curtains, We Will Rock You, Flight of the Lawnchair Man, Vote! The Musical, Like You Like It and many others!
LIVE AUDITIONS WILL TAKE PLACE IN MARCH 10-11, 2018. Students who are auditioning for our spring main stage and junior main stage productions can use that audition for the festival program. More info can be found on the CMTF WEBSITE
CASTING FOR THE 2018 FESTIVAL IS COMPLETE. If you are interested in auditioning for a replacement space please email email@example.com for information.
2018 FESTIVAL REHEARSAL DATES, TIMES & LOCATIONS
Festival Dates: Saturday July 7- Sunday July 15, 2018
Rehearsals take place at: Ripley Grier Studios (305 West 38th ) & Baruch Performing Arts Center – 55 Lexington Ave
Performance take place at: The Baruch Performing Arts Center – 55 Lexington Ave (Entrance at 25th Street)
2018 SHOW PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
SHOW 1 TBA (Featuring Students ages 8-13)
Saturday July 14, 2018 @ 3PM
Sunday July 15, 2018 @ 1PM
SHOW 2 (Featuring Students ages 13-19)
Saturday July 14, 2018 @ 8PM
Sunday July 15, 2018 @5PM
All performances take place at:
Baruch Performing Arts Center – 55 Lexington Ave @25th Street
For more information of the festival and the audition process visit our CMTF site www.CMTFNYC.com