Broadway Play Publishing Inc

Broadway Play Publishing Inc Broadway Play Publishing Inc publishes and licenses the stage performance rights of the finest contemporary American plays.
Broadway Play Publishing Inc was established in New York City in 1982. Our mission is to publish and license the stage performance rights of the finest contemporary American plays. Our growing catalog consists of over 800 plays and nearly 300 authors, among them such theatrical luminaries as Constance Congdon, María Irene Fornés, A R Gurney, Tony Kushner, Neil LaBute, Richard Nelson, Eric Overmyer, José Rivera, Naomi Wallace, and many others. Our authors have been produced on Broadway and Off, in London’s West End, and in theaters across the United States and around the world. They have won Nobel Prizes, Pulitzer Prizes, Tony Awards, Obie Awards, the MacArthur Genius Grant, Guggenheim Fellowships, and National Endowment for the Arts grants. From the sidesplitting hilarity of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) to the extravagantly imaginative ON THE VERGE OR THE GEOGRAPHY OF YEARNING to the epic brilliance of ANGELS IN AMERICA, our catalog is distinguished by intellectually and theatrically adventurous works. We are proud to make all of the plays in our catalog available to you.

Check out our new guest blog post: Everything Old is New Again: Tom Wilson Weinberg's Get Used to It! has been published...
02/04/2017
Everything Old is New Again: Tom Wilson Weinberg's Get Used to It!

Check out our new guest blog post: Everything Old is New Again: Tom Wilson Weinberg's Get Used to It! has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

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[vc_column_text]Before Orlando, this show meant something different. Before that tragedy, a mere two weeks ago — just two days after Rainbow Theatre Project opened Get Used to It! — it would have been easy to think of this 20-song revue as a quaint history lesson, a ...

What Did You Expect? by Richard Nelson has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
01/20/2017
What Did You Expect?

What Did You Expect? by Richard Nelson has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

THE GABRIELS trilogy chronicles a year in the life of a neighboring family who reunite in real time at three different points across 2016 to celebrate, remember, and wait for the world to change. History and politics, art and culture, love and hate are all on the table as the Gabriels gather in the ...

Oedipus the King translated from the Greek by Laurence Senelick has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
01/20/2017
Oedipus the King

Oedipus the King translated from the Greek by Laurence Senelick has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

First performed around 430 BC, Sophocles' OEDIPUS THE KING remains as shocking a tragedy as it must have been to the ancient Greeks. Thwarted by the will of the gods and fate, Oedipus rises to become King of Thebes by killing his father and marrying this mother, thus fulfilling the prophecy tha...

The Merit System by Edwin Sánchez has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
01/20/2017
The Merit System

The Merit System by Edwin Sánchez has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

Ray Rivers is a young Puerto Rican man on the way up. Everything is going great for him except he doesn’t believe he deserves it. Struggling with the cost of assimilation, he walks a tightrope both at the factory, where he has been recently promoted to management, and with his fiancée. When a recent...

Small Acts of Kindness by Sherry Kramer has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
01/20/2017
Small Acts of Kindness

Small Acts of Kindness by Sherry Kramer has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

This collection includes five short plays: CAKE, HOLD FOR THREE, THE DREAM HOUSE, THE WORLD AT ABSOLUTE ZERO, and A THING OF BEAUTY CAN BE COPIED FOREVER. CAKE: Two Chihuahuas contemplate the power and persistence of the smell of their urine in the oriental rug. A husband and wife contemplate it too...

New post DGF Video Interview with Tony Kushner has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
01/17/2017
DGF Video Interview with Tony Kushner

New post DGF Video Interview with Tony Kushner has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

The Dramatists Guild Fund’s invaluable Legacy Project series of video interviews now includes an interview with BPPI author Tony Kushner, which was shared with us by Seth Cotterman, DGF’s Director of Marketing & Outreach.

World Set Free by Bryn Magnus has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
12/07/2016
World Set Free

World Set Free by Bryn Magnus has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

WORLD SET FREE is the story of the top-secret race to produce the first controlled, self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction. Brilliantly eccentric Hungarian scientist Leo Szilard and Enrico Fermi tell the story of the fevered work of a unique collection of scientists that were gathered at the Univers...

Night is a Room by Naomi Wallace has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
12/06/2016
Night is a Room

Night is a Room by Naomi Wallace has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

Liana and Marcus have a marriage others envy. Doré has grown accustomed to an isolated existence in her modest flat. After a surprise reunion on Marcus’s 40th birthday, their worlds are shattered by an unexpected turn of events. NIGHT IS A ROOM is a searing exploration of love’s power to...

Looking at Christmas by Steven Banks has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
12/06/2016
Looking at Christmas

Looking at Christmas by Steven Banks has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

Christmas Eve. New York City. An aspiring writer and a struggling actress meet while looking at the famous holiday windows, and the characters in the displays come to life and look back at them, including a lecherous elf with eyes for Mrs. Claus; Scrooge and Tiny Tim arguing about being portrayed as...

Barbecue Apocalypse by Matt Lyle has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc
12/06/2016
Barbecue Apocalypse

Barbecue Apocalypse by Matt Lyle has been published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc

Three couples gather on the back deck of a very modest suburban home for a mid-summer barbecue where the hosts, Mike and Deb, struggle with feelings of inadequacy about their home decor, their clothes, their careers, their culinary skills, and pretty much everything else. Ash is a successful yuppy w...

Click here to support Funky Little Theater Co's Chapter 3 by Funky Little Theater Co.
11/26/2016
Click here to support Funky Little Theater Co's Chapter 3 by Funky Little Theater Co.

Click here to support Funky Little Theater Co's Chapter 3 by Funky Little Theater Co.

We have survived two seasons and are a few shows into season three solely on advertising and ticket sales. We are dedicated to bringing new theatre to the Colorado Springs community.  We have staged three world premiere plays, ten regional premieres, The Vagina Monologues, [spectrum: lgbt new pl...

Mac Wellman: An Outlier Tracing His Own Orbit
09/21/2016
Mac Wellman: An Outlier Tracing His Own Orbit

Mac Wellman: An Outlier Tracing His Own Orbit

Senior editor of American Theatre Eliza Bent has just published a marvelous piece, with interview, on BPPI playwright Mac Wellman entitled “Mac Wellman: An Outlier Tracing His Own Orbit: How this dedicated follower of no fashion and avatar of alternatives to the well-made play keeps it weird.&...

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