The 2016 New York Musical Festival Celebrates Opening Night
The annual event runs through August 7.
The New York Musical Festival (NYMF) celebrated its opening night on July 18. The annual festival of brand-new musicals runs through August 7 at various Midtown Manhattan venues.
Now in its 13th year, the festival is the largest musical-theater event in America. Festival alumni have received a wide array of awards including the Tony Award and the Pulitzer Prize. In 2013, NYMF received a special Drama Desk Award in recognition of its work.