What are we even doing…? An Exploration of Theatermaking in our New Reality

Last season ended in crisis, struggling to process the new COVID reality. And now...what? We’ve adjusted to a “new normal,” but what does that actually look like? Through case studies, investigative prompts, and transparent discussion, this gathering holds space to explore what it means to create in this moment and how we should do it. […]

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Women/Trans/GNC Roundtable

MTF's Women/Trans/GNC Roundtable is a monthly virtual drop-in devoted to musical theater creators from marginalized genders. MTF's Women/Trans/GNC Roundtable is a monthly virtual drop-in devoted to musical theater creators from marginalized genders. We recognize that participants come from different lived experiences and perspectives that come out of class, environment, race, range of neurodivergence and range […]

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Factory Salon

Musical Theater Factory is thrilled to welcome you to the first virtual Salon of the season!!! Musical Theater Factory is thrilled to welcome you to our virtual salon hosted by MTF Maker Troy Anthony, with Special Guest by Whitney White. During this salon we want to invite musical theater makers of excellence to present work […]

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POC Roundtable

The Virtual POC Roundtable is a space EXCLUSIVELY for POC musical storytellers to gather, share work/ideas, and/or receive feedback. Join us for MTF's Virtual POC Roundtable! Please note that this space is exclusively for and by people of color.The People of Color Representation Roundtable exists as a one-of-a-kind monthly gathering wherein a room of artists […]

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Collective Liberation

Collective Liberation: A group working to dismantle white supremacy in musical theatre This season, MTF offers a working group series for anyone willing to accept accountability building towards collective liberation. Through a combination of thought exercises, and small and large group discussions, we will work in community to dismantle systems upholding racial, gender, sexuality, ability […]

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MTFxR – Building The Future

Introducing MTFxR, a new initiative at Musical Theatre Factory to explore and support the creation of musicals in extended realities (XR). MTFxR provides opportunities for musical theatre makers and XR developers to experiment, build new ideas, and create radical storytelling through fruitful collaborations. We hope to challenge the limits of what musical theatre can be, […]

Women/Trans/GNC Roundtable

MTF's Women/Trans/GNC Roundtable is a monthly virtual drop-in devoted to musical theater creators from marginalized genders. MTF's Women/Trans/GNC Roundtable is a monthly virtual drop-in devoted to musical theater creators from marginalized genders. We recognize that participants come from different lived experiences and perspectives that come out of class, environment, race, range of neurodivergence and range […]

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From West to East: How Musical Theatre has Transformed?

Talkback Program  From West to East, How Musical Theatre has Transformed?  A Discussion on Musical Theatre in Taiwan and Korea  Tuesday, November 10 6:30pm EST Livestream via HowlRound.tv FeaturingLIN MENG-HUAN, award-winning writer of HBO's “The Teenage Psychic” & creator of “Tropical Angels”SHENG LEI, rising New York-based composer & creator of “Tropical Angels”CHARLENE (TSAI YUAN) LIN, Senior Manager, Production and Marketing, […]

Tropical Angels, a New Musical Reading

Reading Program  Tropical Angels, a new musical reading Wednesday, November 11 6:30pm EST Livestream via HowlRound.tv FeaturingBook & Lyrics by LIN MENG-HUANMusic by SHENG LEIDirected by DAVID THOMAS CRONINMusic-Directed by SOBINA CHI KANTERLyrics Translated by EMILY CHIUScript Translated by YANG YEN-SU Dramaturgy by MU-HSI KAO CastLeo Yu-Ning Chang, Gaby Greenwald, Kadyn Kuioka, Kate Mina Lin, Thao Nguyen, Charles Pang, Matheus Ting, and Xiaoqing Zhang Followed […]

Factory Salon

Musical Theater Factory is thrilled to welcome you to the November virtual Salon!!! Musical Theater Factory is thrilled to welcome you to our virtual salon hosted by MTF Maker Troy Anthony, and special guest Tonya Pinkins. During this salon we want to invite musical theater makers of excellence to present work that is dismantling oppressive […]

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POC Roundtable

The Virtual POC Roundtable is a space EXCLUSIVELY for POC musical storytellers to gather, share work/ideas, and/or receive feedback. Join us for MTF's Virtual POC Roundtable! Please note that this space is exclusively for and by people of color.The People of Color Representation Roundtable exists as a one-of-a-kind monthly gathering wherein a room of artists […]

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Fall Speed Date

Come meet new collaborators! Given the realities of artmaking in a time of social distance and the desire to strengthen the connections within our community, MTF will host an online space to facilitate introductions and new artistic relationships. Inspired by traditional speed dating, participants will experience a series of digital mini-dates with an inspiring range […]

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