The Midtown International Theatre Festival (MITF) announced the winners of the MITF 2013 Season Awards. The Award ceremony was held on Monday, September 30, 2013 at 7pm at The Actors Temple Theater, 339 W. 47th Street, NYC.
Producer's Awards- This monetary award is awarded to the producers who sell the most tickets and engage in the most inventive marketing, presented by MITF Executive Producer John Chatterton. This award was given to the production THE DARK I KNOW.
Alex Eisen doesn’t normally keep his phone on during his studio musical theater workshop class, but on Tuesday, March 6, he expected an important email from a friend. However, when he opened his inbox, he was surprised and excited to find an entirely different message. Read More here
NEW PALTZ – “The Dark I Know,” a musical written and directed by State University of New York at New Paltz student Alex Eisen and New York University student John Watts, was awarded the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) Musical Theatre Award for 2013.
Eisen, a graduating senior at New Paltz, wrote the libretto and lyrics, and Watts was the project’s composer. New Paltz professor Stephen Kitsakos served as faculty mentor and helped craft and develop the script and the score.