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14th Annual Festival of New Musicals

14th Annual Festival of New Musicals

JAN 18-20, 2019

STAGED READINGS  |  FESTIVAL PACKAGES & TICKETS  |  SCHEDULE  |  FESTIVAL ARCHIVES

Every musical got its start somewhere—for many, it was at Goodspeed. Don't miss your chance to see the next big hit at Goodspeed's 14th Annual Festival of New Musicals. Hundreds of musical theatre lovers will gather on the Goodspeed campus for staged readings of brand new works as the brightest new writers and performers collaborate to create the future of America's greatest art form. It's something different...come join us!

Tickets are now on sale to Members

Public Sale begins Nov 6

STAGED READINGS

Stay tuned for Staged Reading titles and more details about the Festival!

Staged Reading I

FRIDAY, JAN 18, 7:30 PM 

STAGED READING II

SATURDAY, JAN 19, 7:30 PM 

STAGED READING III

SUNDAY, JAN 20, 1:00 PM 

 

FESTIVAL PACKAGES & TICKETS

Goodspeed's Festival Packages get you access to exclusive events all weekend long!

Call the Box Office to order packages: 860.873.8668

GOLD PACKAGE | $149

    

SILVER PACKAGE | $80

• 1 Ticket for all 3 Staged Readings   • 1 Ticket for all 3 Staged Readings
• CHOOSE: Friday or Saturday Cabaret
  • Interview TBA
• 3 Seminar Sessions
  • Symposium
• CHOOSE: Festival Dinner at Gelston House or La Vita
  • Meet the Writers Q&A
• Interview TBA
   
• Symposium
   
• Meet the Writers Q&A
   
     

Single Tickets: $25
Students: $15

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Exclusive Silver Package Event
Exclusive Gold Package Event

FRIDAY, JANUARY 18

SEMINAR TICKET DISTRIBUTION | 5:30 - 7:15 p.m. | Porch Bar, The Goodspeed
All Gold Package holders will be able to pick up their Seminar tickets before Friday's staged reading. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis so arrive early to get your top choices!

STAGED READING I | 7:30 p.m. | The Goodspeed

FESTIVAL CABARET: TBA | 10:00 p.m. | Gelston House

Saturday, January 19

SEMINAR TICKET DISTRIBUTION | 9:00 - 12:00 p.m. | Gelston House Lobby

SEMINAR SESSION I | 10:00 a.m. | Gelston House or La Vita

SEMINAR SESSION II | 11:00 a.m. | Gelston House or La Vita

SEMINAR SESSION III | 12:00 p.m. | Gelston House or La Vita

MOVIE SCREENING: TBA | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. 

LIBRARY EXHIBIT: TBA | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. | The Scherer Library

TBA | 3:00 p.m. | The Goodspeed

SYMPOSIUM: TBA | 4:00 p.m. | The Goodspeed

FESTIVAL DINNER | 5:30 p.m. | Gelston House or La Vita
Enjoy a three-course meal with fellow Festival-goers. View Gelston House Menu | View La Vita Menu

STAGED READING II | 7:30 p.m. | The Goodspeed 

FESTIVAL CABARET: TBA | 10:00 p.m. | Gelston House

Sunday, January 20

STAGED READING III | 1:00 p.m. | The Goodspeed

MEET THE WRITERS Q&A | 3:30 p.m. | The Goodspeed  
Gain insight into the inspirations and processes of the writers.

Lead Corporate Sponsor:
 RisCassi & Davis
 
With Support From:
Burry Fredrik Foundation
ARS Foundation
 
Noel Coward Foundation 
 
Webster Private


Goodspeed Musicals Max Showalter Center for Education in Musical Theatre