Children’s Musical Theater Festival :: 2019 :: The Ninth Season! :: presented by The Broadway Workshop

2019 Festival

2016’s Festival Production of The Addams Family.

The Children's Musical Theater Festival is by audition only. Live auditions will take place in New York City. Video auditions can be submitted any time through February 1, 2019. We are seeking a large group of dynamic performers between the ages of 8 and 19. Click here to schedule an audition appointment.

Audition Info

Make an Audition Appointment

Festival Info


  1. Bring sheet music in the correct key to any Broadway/musical theatre or pop/rock song. Please select 16-32 bars of music. Accompanist will be provided.
  2. Please bring current photo (Snapshots are fine).


Audition Online

  1. Tell us your name, age and what song you are performing.
  2. Perform a short musical theatre song (no more than 2 minutes) that shows off your personality and vocal ability.
  3. You may sing a cappella, with a musical track or with live piano accompaniment. Please do not accompany yourself.
  4. Download and fill out the audition form.
  5. Online auditions will be accepted through February 1, 2019.
  6. E-mail YouTube or Vimeo links, along with completed PDF form, to

Hotel Sponsor

HILTON is the official partner of The Children's Musical Theater Festival. Students who are confirmed for participation will have the option to book rooms at a special rate! For rate info and booking CLICK HERE!

Hilton Garden Inn Times Square: Click this link for booking!
790 Eighth Avenue, New York, New York, 10019, USA +1-212-581-7000
Travel Partner: 42nd Street Tours & Travel

other information

Fees: This is a tuition-based program. The fee is $1025/performer and includes not only the opportunity to perform in the New York City premier of a new musical, but also a week filled with special workshops just for Festival participants. There are a few need-based scholarships available for families that qualify. Click here to complete a scholarship application. Please complete the online scholarship application prior to your audition or YouTube submission.

Notification: We will contact you with audition results on February 5, 2019. If selected, you must register for the Festival’s week-long educational program by February 26, 2019.