Leadership Transition

After nearly 25 years at the creative helm, Tim Sanford will step down as Artistic Director at the end of the 2019/20 season; he will take on the role of Outgoing Artistic Director for our 50th Anniversary season. Current Associate Artistic Director Adam Greenfield will succeed him.

Read More

Now Playing: The Thin Place

Now Playing: The Thin Place

Written by Lucas Hnath
Directed by Les Waters
Lucas Hnath crafts an unnerving testament to the power of the mind, which has a mind of its own. Tickets on sale now!
Buy Tickets Learn More
Now Playing: The Thin Place
Inside the Studio

A Strange Loop Original Cast Recording

Next Season

A new, exciting line-up of artists: Jaclyn Backhaus, Will Arbery, Lucas Hnath, Michael Friedman & Daniel Goldstein, Sylvia Khoury, Jeremy O. Harris.
2019/20 Season

Now Playing

The Thin Place

The Thin Place

Nov. 22, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020

Upcoming Shows

Feb. 14, 2020 - None
March 27, 2020 - None

Playwrights Downtown

Located at 440 Lafayette

Rehearsal Studios

Conveniently located downtown and affordably priced, spaces at Playwrights Rehearsal Studios are rented to hundreds of theater artists, not-for-profit arts groups and educational organizations annually.
Rehearsal Studios

Theater School

Under the auspices of NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Playwrights Horizons Theater School ranked as one of the best undergraduate theater training programs in the country.
Theater School