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NYCPlaywrights provides playwright submission opportunities; discounts; free shows and other theatre items for New York City and the world.

Contact: info@nycplaywrights.org

If there is a problem with that email address, try nancymcclernan@gmail.com.

Daily blog

  • NYCPlaywrights provides daily blog posts with calls for submissions, submission guidelines and other opportunities for playwrights.
  • There is least one new opportunity per day, 365 days of the year posted on the blog.
  • For information on posting a call for submissions on the blog go here.
  • For advertising on the blog or in the mailing list go here.

Facebook group

You can join us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/nycplaywrights/

Mailing list

Members of the NYCPlaywrights mailing list receive weekly updates each Saturday afternoon, usually between 5 and 6 PM, via email. The email contains submission opportunities, information about free upcoming theater in NYC, and other theatre-related information.

Sign up for the NYCPlaywrights mailing list here.

Play script formatting

NYCPlaywrights offers play script formatting information, including a MS Word template.


NYCPlaywrights was founded in November 2000 and this blog has been providing calls for submissions on a regular basis since 2011. It is operated by Mergatroyd Productions.

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