Playwrights Horizons

Playwrights Horizons is a writer's theater committed 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. Playwrights has set itself apart through the caliber of its work and its unwavering commitment to the voice of the American writer. It is a mission that is always relevant, and it is necessary to the future of the American theater.

Productions (35)

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Good
72 Reviews
Ends Jul 17
NYC: Midtown W

Will Arbery returns to Playwrights Horizons after 2019's acclaimed Heroes of the Fourth Turning.

75
Good
49 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Chronicles a decade of life during war, as best friends forever become friends long lost.

73
Good
90 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Two characters are trapped in a minstrel show. They have a plan to get out, get bank, and get even.

80
Great
58 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

A new thriller tracking the human cost of immigration policy.

88
Excellent
8 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

A ritual that bears witness to the physical and spiritual deaths of Black people.

83
Great
119 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Playwrights Horizons presents Daniel Goldstein and Michael Friedman’s sweeping, elegiac musical about a…

78
Good
117 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Playwright Lucas Hnath returns returns to Playwrights Horizons with a story about a friendship between two…

73
Good
176 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Will Arbery's ("Plano") new drama offers an exploration of a country at war with itself, through its story of…

68
Middling
75 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

The author of "Men in Boats" returns to Playwrights Horizons with a new comedy that tracks and subverts…

85
Excellent
251 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Playwrights Horizons and Page 73's new musical follows a young artist at war with a host of demons — not least…

73
Good
87 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Charting their spiky relationship over eight years, following a rapidly changing America, Halley Feiffer’s…

73
Good
95 Reviews
Closed
NYC: Midtown W

Playwrights Horizons presents a decidedly contemporary riff on a West African fable. 

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