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High 5: Celebrating 5 years of Being Down to Fac

May 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

We’ve come a long way in the 5 years since we were born in the back of a porn studio. From flying the coop and wandering the mean streets of New York, to finding our current home as a resident company of Playwrights Horizons, MTF has continued to serve musical theatre artists by creating spaces to collaborate outside the pressures of critical and commercial success. Our work dismantles oppressive ideologies towards collective liberation – through powerful and joyful story in song.


Michael R Jackson

with work & performances by

Troy Anthony
Ty Defoe & Tidtaya Sinutoke
Jacob Jarrett
Melissa Li & Kit Yan
Jillian Walker
AriDy Nox & Brandon Webster

Join us for a collective High 5 celebrating the first 5 years of the magic that is the Musical Theatre Factory.

Can’t attend but want to donate? Visit us at mtf.nyc/donate and give today!

High 5: Celebrating 5 years of Being Down to Fac is being held at Town Stages. Space for this event was sponsored in part by Sokoloff Arts.

Musical Theatre Factory Inc is a 501(c)(3) artists’ service organization. All donations are deemed tax-deductible absent any limitations on deductibility applicable to a particular taxpayer. For more information, visit mtf.nyc.




Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes. All attendees must be 21 or older.


Is there a dress code?

Yes. We encourage all attendees to Sparkle! SHINE! GLAM IT UP (dancing shoes a must).


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Take the ACE or the NQ to Canal Street. Town Stages does not provide parking. 


What is this ticket structure?

In order to make this gathering and celebration accessible to all in our community, we offer a sliding scale to ensure inclusive participation – with special experiences and perks at different levels to show our gratitude! All proceeds from this benefit goes towards programs that develop innovative and paradigm shifting artists who are changing our culture with their powerful work. This radical act of the sliding scale allows us to use this birthday party to bring folks together to celebrate and support one another.

We know that income levels aren’t the sole guide to disposable income and that we all have different pressures on us, like family size, medical and student loan debt. We offer these as simple and imperfect suggestions.  Generous supporters of all income levels have kept MTF alive through the years. Please give accordingly to what will feel GREAT TO YOU, where that act of generosity will expand the heart.


May 13, 2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Town Stages
221 West Broadway, Tribeca
New York,NY10013United States
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