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MTF Presents: Michael R. Jackson at Joe’s Pub

Michael R. Jackson is a composer, lyricist, and trash talker. He’s not only unapologetically black and gay, he’s relentlessly so. Haters have called him “old,” “a misogynist,” and a “self-loathing coon.” Lovers have called him a “cut-up,” a “gadfly,” and a “national treasure.” His mother is still waiting for him to be discovered like Lana […]

Pull Together

Black Lives in Musical Theatre (a Community Salon) With specials guest & performances A communal event opening the Black Lives Matter conversation up to unpack the lack of diversity and inclusion in the industry in an honest and non-threatening way in order to change the paradigm of representation in musical theater. All voices are encouraged […]

Eighty-Sixed

Music & Lyrics by Sam Salmond Book by Jeremy J. King Directed by Kevin Newbury Music Directed by Debra Barsha Choreographed by Sonya Tayeh Dramaturgy by Natasha Sinha Featuring: Lindsay Nicole Chambers, Matt DeAngelis, Dan Horn, Blaine Krauss, Jo Lampert, Michael Linden, John-Michael Lyles, Larry Owens, Preston Sadleir, Theo Stockman, Alex Michael Stoll, Jason Tam […]

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4×15 – Round 19

Join us for a unique opportunity to participate in making musical theatre! In our 4×15 series, we showcase four staged presentations.  Each creative team will have 5 hours to workshop the strongest (or most troublesome) excerpt of their piece. A cast of MTF volunteer performers will then have 15 minutes to present each excerpt before an […]

Nikola Tesla Drops the Beat

Nikola Tesla Drops the Beat

By Nikko Benson & Benjamin Halstead Directed by Marshall Pailet Choreographed by Maxx Reed Music Directed by Madeline Smith Dramaturgy by Jeremy Stoller Sep 30 @ 3PM, 7PM Oct 1 @ 2PM,7PM Click Here for Tickets Join us for a 75-minute developmental presentation of NIKOLA TESLA DROPS THE BEAT, an EDM musical about history’s most […]

MTF Presents: Broadway Bounty Hunter at Joe’s Pub

Fresh on the heels of a sold-out, critically acclaimed run at Barrington Stage Company, Broadway Bounty Hunter makes its boisterous Big Apple Debut in concert at Joe’s Pub. Inspired by the exploitation movies of the 1970s (think Shaft or Enter the Dragon), this rafter-shaking new musical follows down-on-her-luck actor Annie (played by Annie Golden) as […]

FAC @ The Fest

Don’t miss this one-night-only concert where MTF and NYMF team up to celebrate the power of musical theatre! Special guests and artists from both organizations will share work they’ve written and the influential musical idols that inspire their art. MTF artists include Nikko Benson & Ben Halstead, Ben Bonnema & Chris Staskel, Michael R. Jackson, […]

MTF Presents: Lauren Marcus @ Joe’s Pub

Come join Lauren Marcus at Joe’s Pub on July 11 as we celebrate the release of her debut EP, “Never Really Done With You.” A mess of ultra-blonde hair and high octane energy, Lauren Marcus is a singer-songwriter and actress living and performing in New York City. She likes to call her music indie-folk-pop-rock-with-a-touch-of-the-country, but […]

Teeth

Book by Michael R. Jackson & Anna K. Jacobs Music by Anna K. Jacobs Words by Michael R. Jackson Directed by Marlo Hunter Music Directed by Brad Gardner Based On The Film Teeth by Mitchell Lichtenstein Featuring: Alyse Alan Louis, Chris Critelli, Stephen Anthony, Sam Heldt, Bruce Warren, Christiana Cole, Melody Madarasz, Kerri George, Hana […]

Teeth

Book by Michael R. Jackson & Anna K. Jacobs Music by Anna K. Jacobs Words by Michael R. Jackson Directed by Marlo Hunter Music Directed by Brad Gardner Based On The Film Teeth by Mitchell Lichtenstein Featuring: Alyse Alan Louis, Chris Critelli, Stephen Anthony, Sam Heldt, Bruce Warren, Christiana Cole, Melody Madarasz, Kerri George, Hana […]