[Theaterfacultystaff] FW: Submissions Deadline Extended for the 2016 New York Musical Theatre Festival

Lincoln, Michael lincolnm at ohio.edu
Fri Oct 30 08:26:13 EDT 2015


Here's one from the very long shot department: Just in case  we have anyone writing musicals....
-Michael

From: Lynn Spector <lynn.spector at nymf.org<mailto:lynn.spector at nymf.org>>
Date: Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 5:01 PM
To: Michael Lincoln <lincolnm at ohio.edu<mailto:lincolnm at ohio.edu>>, Theater <theater at ohio.edu<mailto:theater at ohio.edu>>
Subject: Submissions Deadline Extended for the 2016 New York Musical Theatre Festival

Dear Mr. Lincoln,

I hope you will share with the students and faculty in your department at Ohio University this reminder that the deadline to submit new musicals to the New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) Next Link Project is almost here!

We've extended the materials upload deadline! Create your account and pay the submission fee by SUNDAY November 1st and have until FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH to upload materials!

Details are again below, as well as at http://www.nymf.org/get-involved/submit-show.  If you have any questions, or anyone wants any more information, please feel free to contact me at lynn.spector at nymf.org<mailto:lynn.spector at nymf.org>.

Thanks again for helping spread the word!

Sincerely,

Lynn Spector


The New York Musical Theatre Festival
The largest annual musical theatre event in the nation
Is now accepting submissions for the 2016 Next Link Project!

**DEADLINE EXTENSION: Create account and pay your submission fee by Sunday, November 1st, and have until FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH to complete your application!**

Are you a musical theatre writer? Have you written a show that you'd like to produce in New York?  Submit your show today to the New York Musical Theatre Festival's Next Link Project!

The Next Link Project is NYMF's primary writer service program. It empowers emerging musical theater writing teams by providing entrepreneurial training, career networking opportunities, dramaturgical support, and other services, culminating in a subsidized production in the Festival. The Next Link Project is open to any writer - produced or unproduced, with or without agency representation.

This year's Next Link Project Grand Jury includes:

·         TONY winning actor Michael Cerveris

·         OBIE and Drama Desk award winning actress Donna Lynne Champlin

·         OBIE and Outer Critics Circle winning writer and performer Gretchen Cryer

·         TONY nominated actress  Montego Glover

·         Director, producer, and performer Jonathan McCrory

·         TONY and Drama Desk nominated actor and writer Tony Sheldon

·         TONY nominated and OBIE winning director Leigh Silverman

·         Drama Desk Award nominated choreographer and performer Sergio Trujillo

·         TONY winning actress Lillias White

·         and more ...

Next Link Project participants receive the following benefits:

·         A $5,000 subsidy towards their production at NYMF 2016

·         Additional savings in production fees, and discounted technical and marketing support

·         Dramaturgical support

  *   Seminars and workshops geared toward helping them successfully prepare, present, and promote their NYMF production
  *   Access to exclusive industry networking events

The following application materials are required as electronic files:

·         Complete script (PDF files only, please)

·         Demo recording, containing at least 75% of the songs in the show

  *   2-3 page synopsis
  *   Script sample consisting of 15 consecutive pages
  *   Author bios and Production History
The Deadline for submissions is midnight, Sunday, November 1, 2015.  Submission Fee: $75
**DEADLINE EXTENSION: Create account and pay your submission fee by Sunday, November 1st, and have until FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH to complete your application!**


For More information visit:  http://www.nymf.org/get-involved/submit-show/<http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nymf.org%2Fget-involved%2Fsubmit-show%2F&h=8AQGp1acI&s=1> Submit your show today to be considered for the 2016 Festival!
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Lynn Spector
Literary Manager
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