2018

The New York Musical Festival nurtures the creation, production, and public presentation of stylistically, thematically, and culturally diverse new musicals to ensure the future vitality of musical theater.

The New York Musical Festival nurtures the creation, production, and public presentation of stylistically, thematically, and culturally diverse new musicals to ensure the future vitality of musical theater.


Pedro Pan is a new musical based on real-life events of Operación Pedro Pan, when a young boy was sent to the U.S. to escape the perils of Cuba. Tony Award winner Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Genny Lis Padilla, Natalie Toro, Julian Silva, Taylor Caldwell, Rodrigo Ignacio Cruz, Cherry Torres, Diego Lucano, Natalie Dixon, and Sisley Carretas performed “Havana, Como Te Quiero” and “Fly” accompanied Stephen Anthony Elkins on piano and Andy Warren on congas. Winner of the 2017 NYMF Developmental Reading Award, the show features a book by Rebecca Aparicio with music and lyrics by Stephen Anthony Elkins.
Pedro Pan plays July 10, 12, 13, and 14.

Pedro Pan is a new musical based on real-life events of Operación Pedro Pan, when a young boy was sent to the U.S. to escape the perils of Cuba. Tony Award winner Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Genny Lis Padilla, Natalie Toro, Julian Silva, Taylor Caldwell, Rodrigo Ignacio Cruz, Cherry Torres, Diego Lucano, Natalie Dixon, and Sisley Carretas performed “Havana, Como Te Quiero” and “Fly” accompanied Stephen Anthony Elkins on piano and Andy Warren on congas. Winner of the 2017 NYMF Developmental Reading Award, the show features a book by Rebecca Aparicio with music and lyrics by Stephen Anthony Elkins. Pedro Pan plays July 10, 12, 13, and 14.

2018 WORLD PREMIERE

      April 13 — May 20, 2018       
Kreeger Theater
Washington D.C.

 

Featuring a book by John Strand, music by Bob Banghart and Georgia Stitt, and lyrics by Stitt, Snow Child is a co-production with Perseverance Theatre and will subsequently play two engagements in Alaska: Anchorage (May 25–27) and Juneau (June 9–10).

Artistic Director Molly Smith will direct a cast that includes Matt Bogart (Jersey Boys) as Jack, Tony nominee Christiane Noll (Ragtime) as Mabel, Fina Strazza (Matilda) as the snow child Faina, and Natalie Toro (A Tale of Two Cities) as Esther. D.C.-based actors Alex Alferov (Arena’s Fiddler on the Roof) and Dan Manning (Ragtime) will play Garrett and George, respectively.

                                                                                                                           

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Previous events

Date Event Location
NATALIE TORO & Special guests Prescott Elks Theatre, Prescott, AZ 86301 Prescott Elks Theatre, Prescott, AZ 86301
NATALIE TORO & Special Guests Desertview Performing Arts Center, Saddlebrooke,, Tucson, AZ 85739 Desertview Performing Arts Center, Saddlebrooke,, Tucson, AZ 85739
NATALIE TORO & Special Guests Sun City Festival, Sage Center Celebration Hall, Buckeye, AZ Sun City Festival, Sage Center Celebration Hall, Buckeye, AZ
NATALIE TORO & Special Guests Sun City Anthem Community Center, Florence, AZ Sun City Anthem Community Center, Florence, AZ
NATALIE TORO & Special Guests HAPPY TRAILS RESORT, Surprise, AZ 85374 HAPPY TRAILS RESORT, Surprise, AZ 85374
An Evening with Natalie Toro Tuscany Bay, Boynton Tuscany Bay, Boynton
An Evening with Natalie Toro Palm Greens, Delray Beach, FL Palm Greens, Delray Beach, FL
An Evening with Natalie Toro Venitian, Boynton, FL Venitian, Boynton, FL
An Evening with Natalie Toro Cascades, Boynton Beach, FL Cascades, Boynton Beach, FL
An Evening with Natalie Toro River Bridge, Greenacres, FL River Bridge, Greenacres, FL
Neil Berg's 108 Years of Broadway Hayes Hall, Artis-Naples Hayes Hall, Artis-Naples
Neil Berg's 108 Years of Broadway Hayes Hall, Artis-Naples, FL Hayes Hall, Artis-Naples, FL
A TRIBUTE TO BROADWAY Aim Academy, Conshohocken, PA 19428 Aim Academy, Conshohocken, PA 19428
NATIONAL ADOPTION CENTER BROADWAY CELEBRATION OF FAMILY Ballroom at the Ben, Philadelphia Ballroom at the Ben, Philadelphia
Married To Broadway Delray Beach Center For the Arts, Delray Beach, FL 33444 Delray Beach Center For the Arts, Delray Beach, FL 33444
Married To Broadway Delray Beach Center For The Arts, Delray Beach, FL 33444 Delray Beach Center For The Arts, Delray Beach, FL 33444
Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg, AZ Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg, AZ
Neil Berg's 104 Years of Broadway Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach, FL Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach, FL
Neil Berg's Broadway Holiday Vilar Performing Arts Center, Avon, Colorado Vilar Performing Arts Center, Avon, Colorado
Neil Berg's Broadway Holiday Music Pavillion, Steamboat Springs, CO Music Pavillion, Steamboat Springs, CO

CRUISING WITH NATALIE

Crusing with Natalie Toro on Holland America and Celebrity, performing her One Woman Show

" Standards, Broadway & Everything In- Between "

Crusing with Natalie Toro on Holland America and Celebrity, performing her One Woman Show

" Standards, Broadway & Everything In- Between "

   THE OLD GLOBE THEATRE

 SEPTEMBER 7- OCTOBER 22 2017

Natalie joins the cast of MARRIED TO BROADWAY
Friday. January 20th
 SPRING ISLAND CLUB  Oaktie, SC
Saturday, Jaunuary 21st
SUN CITY HILTON HEAD
Bluffton, SC
 

OPENING NIGHT of THE BIKINIS at THE LONG WHARF THEATRE

NATALIE With RAY RODERICK- DIRECTOR/CREATOR/WRiTER/CHOREOGRAPHER                                                                                          &  JAMES HINDMAN CREATOR/WRITER

NATALIE With RAY RODERICK- DIRECTOR/CREATOR/WRiTER/CHOREOGRAPHER & JAMES HINDMAN CREATOR/WRITER

NATALIE With MUSICAL ARRANGER JOSEPH BAKER                   & Cast Members MARINDA ANDERSON, LORI HAMMEL, & KAREN QUACKENBUSH

NATALIE With MUSICAL ARRANGER JOSEPH BAKER & Cast Members MARINDA ANDERSON, LORI HAMMEL, & KAREN QUACKENBUSH

   NATALIE and the cast of THE BIKINIS
 with co-Host TERESA DUFOUR of CTSTYLE
 LONG WHARF THEATRE  JULY 13-31