Program and Events

MTL is bringing Broadway to Portugal

Workshops & Masterclasses

Musical Theater Summit, Lisbon -
12-16 July 2023

For the first time ever, Lisbon will host the Musical Theater Summit 2023 

On July, 12, at 8PM, do not miss an intimate talk Heart to Heart with six time Tony WInner, Audra McDonald. 

On July, 16 at 9PM, a special Summer night with the showcase Broadway in the Park, reuniting on stage 30 actors, including Broadway performers James Ludwig and Kristen Beth Williams, in the Gardens of the Portuguese National Theatre and Dance Museum, in Lisbon.

The Summit will also host a 5-day Summer Intensive Workshop (12-16) with broadway actors James Ludwig and Kristen Beth Williams and a Playwritting Masterclass with Adam Bock.

Tickets for the Summit here

Showcase Tickets here

26-28 February 2023

Musical Theater - Acting Through Song Workshop SOLD OUT

An exclusive Workshop with one of Broadway greatest stars! 

Rob McClure is a two times Tony Nominee and a Theatre World Award Winner.  Now, McClure is coming to Lisbon for a memorable Acting Through Song Workshop.

16-18 June 2023

Musical Theater Workshop  SOLD OUT

Elaine Petricoff is the Chair of A.M.D.A NY Musical Theater Department and an accomplished actor, singer and director. She has dedicated over twenty years to the development and excellence of curriculum, faculty and teaching methods that has produced artists who are working professionals in the United States and all over the world. Her Broadway acting credits include Grease, The Me Nobody Knows, Ride The Winds, and The End of The World, working with Harold Prince. Off-Broadway: Roundabout Theater, Manhattan Theater Club, West Side Arts Center. Numerous tours. Directed at The Skylight Opera, New York University. Taught and choreographed for The Berkshire Theater Festival. Elaine has taught Master classes in Canada, Brazil and Israel. Private study with Sanford Meisner; Studied script analysis with Stella Adler.

Workshop awarded by the American Embassy in Portugal. 

 An Unique opportunity in Europe! 

Where? Local: Auditório da Biblioteca Municipal Orlando Ribeiro, Lisbon, PT

When? 16-18 June 10am to 2pm

24-25 September 2022 

Broadway Singing Masterclass  SOLD OUT

Matt Farnsworth is one of the most acclaimed vocal coaches worldwide. His students include Matt has taught hundreds of Broadway actors, film stars and recording artists which include Sara Bareilles, Carly Rae Jepsen and American Idol finalists Constantine Maroulis and Pia Toscano. His students have been nominated and won Oscar, Tony and Grammy awards and can be seen performing in Film and Television, on Broadway. Currently Matt serves as the Oficial Vocal Coach for Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway and has students in Wicked, & Juliet, Phantom of the Opera, The Music Man, Beetlejuice, Hadestown, The Book of Mormon, Frozen, Chicago, Aladdin, Jagged Little Pill, Mean Girls, Come from Away, Oklahoma, Waitress, Hamilton, Moulin Rouge and Tina just to name a few. Matt has most recently been working on The Color Purple movie musical  (produced by Steven Spielberg and Oprah Winfrey). Matt served as Coach of several film and TV productions such as the movie Respect, The Prom or Orange is the New BlackBefore Matt decided to pursue teaching full time, he performed on Broadway and regionally in The Who's Tommy, Cats, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Sunset Boulevard and Curtains. 

In this unique Masterclass in Europe, Matt Farnsworth will teach his own tecnhique called Belxing to find the perfect chest mix on each participant

Where? Local: Auditório da Biblioteca Municipal Orlando Ribeiro, Lisbon, PT

When? 24-25 September 10am to 2pm


Musical Theater Intensive

James Ludwig will work one on one on Acting Through Song and Meisner Technique for Musical Theater, sharing with participants essential tools to work as a musical theater performer and actor..

Local: Auditório da Biblioteca Municipal Orlando Ribeiro, Lisbon, PT

10, 11 and 12 June, 10am to 2pm

Esgotado/Sold out

Theater Dance

Michelle will share her Theater Dance knowledge, approaching different techniques such as Circle of Death, One, among several others.

Local: Auditório da Biblioteca Municipal Orlando Ribeiro, Lisboa

21-24 September 7pm-9:30pm