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Introducing “The Downtown Anthology”

Featuring six new plays from New York's downtown theaters, The Downtown Anthology offers a rich selection of works from New York's most daring and innovative contemporary playwrights. In this blog post, editors Erin Salvi and Morgan Gould share the inspiration behind the collection.

When we began conceiving of The Downtown Anthology, we felt there was a lot of significant work that wasn’t being circulated to anyone outside of a small segment of New Yorkers—those few people who have the opportunity and the means to frequent theaters ...
Madeleine George Asks Taylor Mac 13 Questions

We charged Madeleine George with asking Taylor Mac 5 questions for a blog post.  Madeleine couldn't narrow it down to 5 questions and neither could we.

MG: What's a book that's had a surprising impact on your theater making?

TM: The Fabulous Lunts. It's a biography about Lynne Fontaine and Alfred Lunt and above all other theater books it's inspired me to look at my art as a process rather than a race to the finish. I love the mythology of the Lunts because they were pre-Group Theater, so weren't caught up in the method trend but also lived and ...
Playscripts, Inc. Catalog of New Plays & Musical

We are proud to publish our second annual digital Catalog of New Plays & Musicals.  While our Find a Play feature is the  fastest and easiest way to search for plays, we understand that flipping the pages of a catalog is often a ritual beginning your theater season.

This year's catalog features a wide selection of new plays for theater-makers at any level.  Jonathan Rand, Don Zolidis, Tom Dudzick, and Taylor Mac are just a few of the featured authors.

If you'd like to print a PDF version of the catalog click here.  If you have questions or ...

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