Musical Theatre Factory in association with The Chelsea Symphony will present the gala concert event “Get Yourself Some New Orchestrations,” the launch of an exciting new series which pairs emergent musical theatre writers with Broadway orchestrators to commission stunning new orchestrations of their shows. Excerpts from four new musicals (and one reimagined favorite!) will be […]
Musical Theatre Factory and The Chelsea Symphony invite you to Get Yourself Some NEW ORCHESTRATIONS! MTF’s inaugural gala concert will launch the “New Orchestrations” series, an exciting new series which pairs emergent musical theatre writers with Broadway orchestrators to commission stunning new orchestrations of their shows. Excerpts from four new musicals (and one reimagined favorite!) […]
Musical Theatre Factory (MTF), under the leadership of founding artistic director Shakina Nayfack and managing director Danny Abosch, has announced its 2015 summer season supporting the development of 16 new shows. The season will kick off with a developmental workshop of The Sasquatch Project (book by Nichole Jackson, lyrics by Brandon Michael Lowden, music by Scotty Arnold) June 4, 14, […]
On Sunday June 7th, theater lovers all over the world will be tuning in to watch the Tony Awards. It’s a time to route for everyone’s favorite performers/writers/directors /designers/producers, etc and to celebrate the Broadway community at large. Musical Theatre Factory will be hosting one of the hottest viewing parties in the city starting at 6:30pm […]
The Musical Theatre Factory was recently featured on Inside Philanthropy for receiving a $10,000 gift from the Elphaba Fund. Read more about it here!
The Musical Theatre Factory was featured in the February 5, 2015 edition of the New York Times! The piece spotlights our run of Boys Who Tricked Me, and our assembly line development process. Read it here!
Musical Theatre Factory (MTF), under the leadership of founding Artistic Director Shakina Nayfack and Managing Director Danny Abosch, announces its 2015 Winter/Spring season supporting the development of 25 new shows! The 4-month season features Musial Theatre Factory’s first showcase production, BOYS WHO TRICKED ME, a song-cycle, party-game, sleepover-style musical written by Ben Bonnema and workshopped […]
William Squier caught up with MTF Artistic Director Shakina Nayfack in the latest issue of Musical Writerzine, a newsletter for writers of new musicals. Read the interview here!
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 […]
Anne L. Nathan, Celisse Henderson, George Salazar and More Sing Songs by Ridiculously Talented Composers and Lyricists You Probably Don’t Know But Should, March 3. By Michael Gioia 03 Mar 2014 Musical Theatre Factory presents the second edition of Songs by Ridiculously Talented Composers and Lyricists you Probably Don’t Know but Should, celebrating the work […]