Guest Post by Factory Member Jahn Sood

To the supporters of the Musical Theatre Factory, This afternoon I’m writing from Caffe Trieste, an Italian espresso shop in the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. Since early this morning, I have been retyping the libretto of my musical The Disappearing Man, inputting changes I made last week during the New Works Festival at […]

The Means of Production: Musical Theatre Factory Launches Monthly Sponsorship Program!

As a nonprofit, volunteer-based collective, it is the support of our community that allows Musical Theatre Factory to thrive. During these first few months of programming, we have been overwhelmed by the enthusiastic response of this community– from the artists in our studio, to the audiences at our events, to the Members whose volunteer services […]

The Years Between: Guest Post by Zoe Sarnak

On our first day of The Years Between at Musical Theatre Factory, we began with one circle of chairs in the space. We sat together: Shakina, the awesome cast, the creative team and myself. Although we would have different roles to play in the days to come, in that moment, we were all artists and […]

Musical Theatre Factory Announces Its First Summer Season

The Musical Theatre Factory (MTF), under the leadership of founding Artistic Director Shakina Nayfack and Managing Director Danny Abosch, announces the opening of a new midtown black box rehearsal and performance space with a full summer season dedicated to the development of new musical theatre. Musical Theatre Factory operates as a volunteer-based cooperative of artists […]