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The Play Company

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The Play Company develops and produces adventurous new plays, from the U.S. and abroad, to engage New Yorkers in a dynamic global practice of contemporary theatre and expand the American repertoire. Our singular international programming reflects and responds to our diverse New York City home, and to the globally connected way people live now. We are committed to producing works of significant artistic achievement and substance that would not otherwise be seen, and to providing artists with thoughtful, meaningful support and encouragement to reach for and realize their visions. Our programming is driven by what is going on in the world around us, exploring the ideas, events and issues of our time through the intimate, personal live theatre experience. We maintain affordable ticket prices to make PlayCo accessible and welcoming to the broadest audience possible.


Productions (9)

Ends Oct 27 Notes on My Mother's Decline NYC: East Village
78 6 reviews

This New York story asks how we come to know one another as parents and as children. How do we care for those we love, and what does it take to live with – and without – them?

Already closed Recent Alien Abductions NYC: Soho/Tribeca
80 10 reviews

This New York premiere from PlayCo explores how families—and societies—are haunted by their pasts.

Already closed Intractable Woman: A Theatrica... NYC: East Village
83 16 reviews

A portrait of the journalist/activist Anna Politkovskaya, this US premiere, by one of Italy’s most celebrated writers, takes us behind the headlines she generated while exposing details of Russia’s war in Chechnya.

Already closed Time's Journey Through a Room NYC: Midtown W
73 25 reviews

Set one year after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, PlayCo's drama is a portrait of how we move forward from life-changing events.


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