Alliance for New Music-Theatre fosters the collaboration of artists across cultures;
nurtures the creation, development, and performance of new works;
and engages audiences in the creative process to promote a deeper understanding of the transformative power of music-theatre in its many forms.
Alliance for New Music-Theatre thrives as a world class center for artistic cross-fertilization,
that works through artistic collaborations and organizational partnerships, both local and international,
to promote cultural diplomacy and a vibrant music-theatre community in the nation’s capital
– changing the conversation through the arts.
What is the Alliance for New Music-Theatre?
An Alliance that brings together local and international artistic members working across the genre and disciplinary spectrum of music-theatre.
A Partner with embassies, museums, a consortium of theaters, educational and other cultural and internationally-minded institutions
A Not-for-Profit 501(c)3 organization
What Do We Do?
Develop new works -- including opera, musicals, cabaret, jazz works, multi-media, and cross-cultural works where music, word, and often dance-movement co-join – through research, writing, composing, and workshops
Produce bold, mostly original works that respond to and tell stories that resonate with our times
Explore new ways of making sound, offering on-going training to singer-actors and other music-makers that develop their stylistic capacities
Forge Strategic Alliances with like-minded, forward-thinking partners to support each other’s work and strengthen the Washington community as a whole
Engage with audiences in conversations through sharing initial ideas, open rehearsals, workshops, and post-show discussions to cultivate ever-more critically appreciative audiences of our work and music-theatre throughout the Greater Washington area