Playwrights Horizons is a writer's theater dedicated to the support and development of contemporary American playwrights, composers, and lyricists, and to the production of their new work. In a city rich with cultural offerings, Playwrights Horizons' mission is unique; it is the only major theater in New York with this specific mission. It has distinguished itself by the caliber of its work and its steadfast commitment to the voice of the American writer. It is a mission that is always timely, and it is essential to the future of the American theater.
Playwright Lucas Hnath returns returns to Playwrights Horizons with a story about a friendship between two women—one who’s recently experienced a strange loss, and another who communicates with the dead.
Will Arbery's ("Plano") new drama offers an exploration of a country at war with itself, through its story of four young conservatives who have gathered at an after-party in rural Wyoming.