From 11 AM to 3 PM, cast members performed numbers from the musicals Bonnie & Clyde, Wood, Idaho!, The Bubble, To Paint the Earth, Bedbugs and Twilight in Manchego, as well selections from the dance works Sophia's Fall, Ward 9 and Wild About Harry. Among the performers and writers who took part were Jason Wooten, Diane Davis, Hunter Foster, Jason Michael Snow, Cady Huffman, David Pack, Celina Carvajal, Brian Charles Rooney, Danielle Lee Greaves, John Jeffrey Martin, Ramona Keller, Bill Nolte, Natalie Venetia Belcon, Chuck Cooper, Adam Halpin and Valerie Wright.
[title of show]'s Hunter Bell and Jeff Bowen hosted the first leg of the preview, which was held at the Manhattan Movement & Arts Center on West 60th Street.
Other productions continued to present musical numbers through 6 PM at the Marjorie Little Theatre a few blocks away.
The fifth annual New York Musical Theatre Festival runs Sept. 15-Oct. 5. Single tickets are now in sale at nymf.org.
All photos by Aubrey Reuben