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October 24 - 25, 2019

New World Stages 340 W 50th Street, New York, NY

Save the dates for the 31st Annual Festival of New Musicals presented at New World Stages in New York City on October 24 & 25, 2019!

Over the course of two days, 45 minute cuts of eight new musicals will be presented to over 600 industry professionals.  Selected from a careful review process, the Festival celebrates what’s next in musical theatre and the incredible stories and artists that are leading the way.

Already registered? Check out our Guide to Navigating the Festival.

Festival Schedule

Thursday, October 25, 2018
9:30 - 10:00 am
Check-in/Registration
10:00 - 10:50 am
Show 1
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

11:20 am - 12:10 pm
Show 2
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

12:10 - 1:50 pm
Lunch (on your own)

(don’t forget to check out the Songwriters Cabaret in the Green Room lounge during lunch both days!)

Green Room Lounge

Songwriters Cabaret
(Premiere or Select Pass required for entry)

1:50 - 2:40 pm
Show 3
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

3:10 - 4:00 pm
Show 4
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

4:30 - 5:30 pm
Stage A
Stage B

Songwriter Showcase (Only open to pre-registered Premiere, Select and Access Pass holders)

Green Room Lounge
Friday, October 26, 2018
9:00 - 10:00 am
Check-in/Registration
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
NAMT Members' Collaboration Meeting

Exact time and location TBD.

11:20 am - 12:10 pm
Show 6
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

12:10 - 1:50 pm
Lunch (on your own)

(don’t forget to check out the Songwriters Cabaret in the Green Room lounge during lunch both days!)

Green Room Lounge

Songwriters Cabaret
(Premiere or Select Pass required for entry)

1:50 - 2:40 pm
Show 7
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

3:10 - 4:00 pm
Show 8
Green Room Lounge

Open for coffee and networking

4:30 - 5:30 pm
Stage A
Stage B

Meet the Writers Panel
(Only open to Premiere and Select Pass Holders)

Green Room Lounge
5:30 - 7:30 pm
Closing Cocktail Party

(For registered Premiere Pass holders only.)

Open bar and the ultimate networking opportunity with this year’s writers and VIPs!

Saturday, October 27, 2018
10:00 am
Member's Post-Festival Collaboration Meeting

Location TBA

As of 10/29/18. This schedule is TENTATIVE and subject to change!

Hotels & Accommodations

Courtyard by Marriott Times Square West

307 West 37th Street
New York, NY

www.marriott.com

(212) 912-0009

The Courtyard Marriott Times Square West is offering Fall Conference and Festival of New Musical attendees rates of $315/night (plus applicable taxes and fees) from October 21 through October 25, 2019. This offer expires on September 21, 2019, and is subject to room availability.

 

Conveniently located a short 3-block walk from Penn Station, in the heart of New York City’s Fashion District, this inviting Times Square hotel provides a contemporary retreat. Our Bistro can offer you breakfast, dinner and drink options every day of the week. You'll also enjoy inviting, flexible spaces where you can work or relax, free Wi-Fi throughout our accommodations, and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via our GoBoard technology. Plus, our well-equipped and very spacious Midtown Manhattan, NYC, hotel fitness center will keep you fit and energized. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, your stay at our hotel in Times Square Midtown Manhattan, NYC, is sure to be more comfortable, more productive and more enjoyable than ever before. This NYC Midtown Manhattan hotel is ideal for your trip whether on business or leisure within walking distance of Times Square, Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden,Jacob Javits Center, Fifth Avenue, and Broadway Theater District.

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Offers Available for NAMT Members

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NAMT members have access to discounted rates at multiple Midtown Manhattan hotels year-round. Visit the Discounts and Deals page and log in for details and to book one of these great hotels now!

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Registration

Registration will open in July, 2019. Save the dates!

Guidelines

Participation Guidelines

NAMT is committed to recognizing and celebrating the diversity of experiences, talents, skills, cultures and opinions that our members bring to our community, and specifically to our events. We invite you to participate in the Fall Conference and Festival of New Musicals in a spirit of open-mindedness, curiosity and respect.

We want every NAMT event to be a safe, inclusive and productive environment for all participants. In that spirit, we ask you to…

  • Be inclusive, actively seeking and inviting diverse perspectives
  • Listen to understand
  • Participate in an active and direct way, with professionalism and respect for others
  • Be considerate, kind, constructive and helpful in your language and actions
  • Refrain from demeaning, discriminatory or harassing behavior and language
  • Respect confidentiality requests by speakers and other attendees

NAMT staff and Board may take action (up to and including expulsion with no refund and exclusion from future events) to redress disruptive, disrespectful or offensive behavior or any other actions deemed in conflict with the above guidelines.

Thank you to every NAMT community member for helping to make all of our events informative, inclusive and respectful.