Manhattan Rep’s Play Production Program (Self-Produce your play in New York City – fees apply)

(Fees apply for this opportunity, please read carefully before applying) 
Manhattan Rep’s Play Production Program
Self-Produce your play in New York City from anywhere in the world.
From Manhattan Rep:
“We do all the work to put together a wonderful production of your play in Midtown Manhattan. We have produced over 65 plays from all over the world: Australia, England, Canada, Moscow and the United States.
We help you produce your Full-length plays and your short plays.
We are accepting applications for Full-length plays to be produced in New York City – Fall 2023.
And we are accepting applications for Short Plays to be produced in New York City – April 2023.”
For Full-length plays: 
Production costs range from $15,000 to $200,000 +, depending on the “size” of your production, scenic elements, and the number of performances.
For Short plays – (30 minutes or under):
Production costs range from $1500 to $5000 depending upon the play requirements.
How to apply:
If you are serious about producing your play in New York City, please forward
  • An email cover letter with information about you and your work.
  • Your play attached as a .pdf.
  • An attached Synopsis of your play, with the approximate running time, and your set, lighting and costume requirements.
  • The approximate monetary investment you are willing to make to bring your play to life.
Please put “Play Production Program Application” in the subject heading of your email.We will get back to you within 2 weeks if not sooner.
Deadline for application is December 31, 2022 for productions in 2023.
For more information:
We are only seeking serious Playwright/Producers for this program.
“Manhattan Repertory Theatre is is a great way to see your play realized. Ken is passionate about your play, and handles it with care as if it were his own. Talented creative direction coupled with first rate New York actors and your play comes to life. It’s an amazing experience!”
Michael Terence O’Brien, The Curb.

Deadline: 31 December 2022
PLEASE NOTE: Fees apply to take part in this programme. London Playwrights is not affiliated with Manhattan Rep in any way, we recommend reading the terms and getting advice if necessary before going ahead. Please refer to the WGGB for further guidance on this. 

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.