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Welcome to the home of the League of Professional Theatre Women. Here you will find information about the programs we offer, the awards we give, the history of our organization, the membership process and how you can support the work of the League of Professional Theatre Women.

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    Upcoming Events
    2015 LPTW Auction – Now Open!


    February 13
    March 17

    The LPTW Annual Auction is now open! Make Your Bid to Support Women in Theatre! Want to get a fabulous prize and help support women in theatre? Visit the 2015 LPTW Annual Auction online and bid on Read More »

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    Upcoming Events
    LPTW Awards Celebration & Big Mingle


    March 16
    6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    The League’s new annual event puts awards center stage! Kathleen Chalfant The Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Sybille Pearson Donyale Werle The Ruth Morley Design Award presented by Anna Louizos Sandra A. Daley-Sharif The Josephine Read More »

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    Upcoming Events
    Networking Mondays: Writing Plays By, For, or About Women


    March 24
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


    357 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10018 United States
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    League of Professional Theatre Women, Quarterly Networking Mondays:  Join your peers, expand your networks, bring a potential new member!   “Roundtable Discussion: Writing Plays By, For, or About Women”   Monday, March 23, 2015, 6:00-8:00PM Read More »

  • In Memoriam: Margaret Croyden

    Margaret Croyden, distinguished journalist, theater scholar, a long-time Drama Desk voter, and a member of The League of Professional Theatre Women died last night. At the Annual General Drama Desk Meeting on November 12, 2014,  Margret Read More »

  • Advocacy journalism works!

    Beverly Wettenstein’s advocacy, letters and annual reports for more than a decade — along with leading, outspoken women chefs — have made a difference. The proof is in the pudding. Dana Cowin, longtime Editor-In-Chief of Read More »

  • Watch Coni Koepfinger’s Turbulence

    CLICK HERE to watch the video of Coni Koepfinger’s “Turbulence” aka “Ups and Downs.” Directed by Mara Mills This is the story of an emotional, bipolar artist who is stuck on a metaphoric elevator never Read More »

  • Applications for Artistic Residencies at SPACE on Ryder Farm are Open

    Applications for SPACE’s flagship residency program are now available. SPACE’s seasons runs from June through October in Brewster, NY. Artistic Residencies provide artists the opportunity to create away from the bustle of everyday life and Read More »