We never post opportunities that require a submission fee. LEARN MORE.


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.

The rate is for either the blog, or the NYCPlaywrights Group on Facebook.

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 .05 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.

The NYCPlaywrights Page on Facebook

NYCPlaywrights will run the first notice of an upcoming opportunity with a no-fee option on its Facebook page for free for the first time. Additional posts for the same opportunity by members of the NYCPlaywrights Facebook Page posted less than 15 days later will require a $15 advertising fee.

There is a limit of 500 words for the post. There is a charge of .05 per word for additional words. Two images are fine.


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


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From January 2018 - January 2019 NYCPlaywrights web site/blog received 275,000 visits. The top countries from which visits were received were:
  • United States 
  • Canada 
  • United Kingdom 
  • Australia 
  • India 
  • Brazil 
  • Phillippines 
  • Peru 
  • Germany 
  • South Korea

From January 2018 - January 2019 the top US cities from which visits were received were:
  • New York NY
  • Boardman OR
  • Los Angeles CA
  • Philadelphia PA
  • Chicago IL
  • Boston MA
  • Southold NY
  • Charlottesville VA
  • Ashburn VA
  • Washington DC

As of February 2019 there were 2580+ 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%

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