Government Grants

Department of Cultural Affairs

NYC Department of Cultural Affairs

NYS Council on the Arts

The LPTW’s professional development, heritage, and advocacy programs are supported, in part, with public funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council, and with funds from the NYS Council on the Arts, a state agency, with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.

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New York Women’s Foundation

New York Women’s Agenda

Betty R. and Ralph Sheffer Foundation

The Dorothy Strelsin Foundation

Laura Jane Musser Fund

The Roxanne And Henry Brandt Foundation

Sonia Alden Foundation

Schwab Charitable Trust

The Waldman Foundation



Boockvor Productions

Good Works Theatre, Inc.

Drama Desk Awards

The O’Neill Film and Theatrical Foundation: is dedicated to aiding women playwrights and screenwriters from around the world in getting their work produced on the stage and screen, by drawing domestic and international attention to their artistic achievements. The Foundation is equally committed to proactively and systematically advocating for gender parity in the theatre and film industries, striving toward the day when the employment gap for women is permanently closed.










Our Supporters:


Pat Addiss

Margot Astrachan

Carolyn Balducci

Barbara Bellman

Susan Bernfield

Judith Binus

Melody Brooks

Peggy Chane

Marie Ann Chenevey

Peter Davenport

Judy Davis

Jane Dubin

Ivette Dumeng

Llorca Filerlyn

Angelina Fiordellisi

Joan Firestone

Nancy Nagel Gibbs

Emma Goldman-Sherman

Jonathan Gordon

Naomi Grabel

Kelli Lynn Harrison

Pamela Hunt

Mahayana Landowne

David Littleton

Joan Kezdiora

Kristin Marting

Jake Meth

Mary Miko

Kate Mueth

Estelle Parsons

Lorca Peress

Anne Phelan
Jennifer Pierce

Carol Ostrow

Carmel Owen

Sheilah Rae

Norma Rosenthal

Jordan Roth

Lisa Rothe

Angelika Sandora

Deborah Savadge

Carrie Siegel

Anne Stewart FitzRoy

Joseph M. Thomas II

Mimi Turque

Ludovica Villar-Hauser


Ensemble Studio Theatre

Jane Harmon Associates

New Perspectives Theatre Company

Parity Productions

Prospect Theater Company

Punto Space

The TimesCenter

Tribeca Performing Arts Center