We never post calls for submissions that require a submission fee. LEARN MORE HERE.


Send your advertisement request to info@nycplaywrights.org

Free shows for free

If you have a free show coming up anywhere in the US, let us know and we'll post it for free. We post NYC-based free shows in the weekly email.

Exchange-system advertising

If you want to promote a show and you have a discount code or free tickets you can share with visitors to NYCPlaywrights we will post your show information on the NYCPlaywrights blog and mailing list for free.

You can see a sample of the kind of discount code offer we've shared here.

Paid Ads

You can pay for your ad(s) either by PayPal or snail mail.

$15 blog post

NYCPlaywrights will run other theatre-related postings - upcoming staged readings, notices for upcoming publications of scripts, etc. for a fee of $15.

We also require a $15 fee if you want to run a call for submissions that is not open to New Yorkers.

There is a limit of 500 words for this blog post. There is a charge of .25 per word for additional words.

You can see an example of a blog posts here.

One image can be included in the blog post at no extra charge.

$25 weekly email ad blast

You can run a text-only ad in the weekly NYCPlaywrights email blast sent to the NYCPlaywrights mailing list.

The email is sent every Saturday at around 5PM.

The charge is $25 per week. There is a maximum of 100 words for this ad. Additional words will result in a charge of .35 per extra word.

Sign up for the mailing list here.


Banner ads may be purchased on a daily or monthly basis. Ad art services are also available. Banner ads run on the left-hand side of the NYCPlaywrights web site.

    300 px wide x 65 px high
    $35 for 30 days
    $2.50 per day
    300 px wide x 125 px high
    $75 for 30 days
    $3.50 per day
    300 px wide x 250 px high
    $125 for 30 days


From August 2016 - August 2017 NYCPlaywrights web site/blog received 206,200 visits. The top cities from which visits were received were:
1. NewYork, NY
2. LosAngeles, CA
3. Chicago, IL
4. Murfreesboro, TN
5. Portland, OR
6. Philadelphia. PA
7. Houston, TX
8. San Francisco, CA
9. Moscow, RU
10. Washington DC

As of August 2017 the were 2500+ members of the NYCPlaywrights mailing list.

NYCPlaywrights polled its web site/blog visitors and asked them how they identify.
(Multiple selections were allowed so the total adds up to more than 100%.)
• Actor: 28%
• Designer: 4%
• Director: 23%
• Playwright: 95%
• Producer: 15%
• Stage Manager: 2%
• Theater Lover: 31%
• Other: 4%
More demographics here.

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