The LPTW ’14-15 Season Kick-Off!

We’ve amplified our annual launch event to feature a look at major projects and the season ahead, including…. Judy Binus and Martha Steketee on their LPTW study Women Hired Off ...


Oral History: Billie Allen Interviewed By Phylicia Rashad

League of Professional Theatre Women presents: BILLIE ALLEN interviewed by PHYLICIA RASHAD Monday, September 22, 2014 at 6:00pm Bruno Walter Auditorium New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at ...


A Discussion: Designers and Directors

Monday, September 29 from 6-8 PM Panelists: Carrie Robbins Costume Designer Jo Bonney Theatre Director Rachel Hauck Set Designer Janie Bullard Sound Designer Christina Watanabe Lighting Designer Shigeko Suga Movement/Choreography Moderators: Richarda Abrams and Romy Nordlinger EVENT HELD ...

Upcoming Events

Women Hired Off-Broadway 2010-2014


League of Professional Theatre Women’s Welcome – 2014

League of Professional Theatre Women’s Welcome – 2014 It’s time to celebrate ...
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The Society for the Americas partners with the International Committee for a special International ...

Recent News



TONYS Congratulations to the following Tony Award Winners: LPTW Members Daryl Roth, Margot Astrachan, and Erika Mallin. LPTW Awardee Natasha Katz, and LPTW Friend and Award Presenter Audra McDonald. Congratulations to the following Tony Award Nominees: LPTW Member Estelle Parsons, and LPTW Auction Celebrity Chair Tyne Daly LUCILLE LORTEL  Congratulations to LPTW Members Daryl Roth and Pat Flicker Addiss on their Lucille Lortel Award wins for Buyer […]

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Oral History Bios: Billie Allen and Phylicia Rashad

BILLE ALLEN  is a highly respected actor/director/philanthropist. After appearing on Broadway as a dancer in Jerome Robbins’s On the Town, many musicals followed.  Elia Kazan spotted her talent and arranged a scholarship to study acting under Lee Strasberg.  Later Billie studied with Lloyd Richards and Harold Clurman.  She appeared in the original Broadway production of […]

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Circles by Discipline

Dear League Members, We are pleased to announce a new committee: Circles by Discipline. We have all felt the need to want to get to know more intimately who the other League members are in our main focus discipline; to share ideas, network within that specific group, to constructively discuss the joys and frustrations, and to find […]

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Vineyard Tag Sale

August 4 – 8 10:30am – 6pm 108 East 15th Street between Irving Place & Union Square ​ VINEYARD TAG SALE​: Vineyard Theatre in NYC is having a major TAG SALE of costumes, props, and furniture (Re-use! Recycle!), and we thought you might like to pass this info along to the theatre companies, artists, designers, and individuals […]

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Theatre Funding Opportunities Archives: July 2014

PLAYWRIGHT FESTIVALS/CALL FOR ENTRIES Midtown International Theatre Festival – Special July Short Play Lab (July 25-27, 2014) – Seeking submissions for the first Short Play Lab being presented as a part of the MITF. Plays should be 1-10 pp. You produce the play whether or not you live in New York. The SPL provides the […]

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This Will All Be Yours: An LPTW Fundraiser

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014, 7PM TBG THEATRE 312 WEST 36TH ST. 3RD FLOOR BOOK AND STORY BY LAURA PEDERSEN LYRICS AND MUSIC BY CHARLES BLOOM It’s 1979 and progress is about to land on everybody’s doorstep, sometimes gently and other times with a giant thud. Not all members of the Price family feel the same […]

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