Producing Artistic Director Dave Steakley helms the first part of the acclaimed drama at the Texas venue.
The move follows a number of public criticisms of the theatre's board of directors as well as calls for their resignation.
The winner will get to hang out with Lin-Manuel Miranda at the musical's opening night in Germany.
MCC will present the world premiere, featuring a score by Nash and a book by Andy Blankenbuehler and Ted Malawer.
The long-running production continues at the Ambassador Theatre.
The Play That Goes Wrong company brought two shows to this year's festival.
This new production of the Tony-winning musical will be directed and choreographed by Randy Skinner.
The international hit musical continues at the Gershwin Theatre.
The Fringe First Award winner takes the stage as the iconic artist in her show Black is the Color of My Voice, returning to the festival.