What's Happening!

  • Cute Activist is coming!

    We’re associate producing Milo Cramer’s CUTE ACTIVIST in January and tickets are on sale now! Get yours HERE

  • Two Summerworks plays named TOP TEN

    Sara Holdren of New York Magazine’s Vulture named Alex Borinsky’s OF GOVERNMENT and Heidi Schreck’s WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME in her Top Ten shows of the year! Read more about Heidi and Alex’s Summerworks experience HERE

  • A Superlab with writers' group alum Will Arbery

    We’re Superlab-ing Will’s play EVANSTON SALT COSTS CLIMBING, directed by Dustin Wills, and featuring Ned Eisenberg, Keira Naughton, Larry Powell and Rachel Sachnoff. Join us Friday Dec 15 at 3pm at Playwrights Horizons to hear what they’ve been up to

  • Celebrate ALL the holidays with us again this year!

    Join us at our annual holiday party and we’ll make sure you’re filled with gløgg, gingerbread and plenty of holiday cheer. Tue, Dec 19th Starting at 5:30pm, 440 Lafayette St, Fourth Floor. It’s free to attend — RSVP HERE

  • The 2017 Clubbed Thumb Biennial Commission application is now closed.

    We received a record number of submissions for this year’s Biennial Commission – thank you to everyone who sent in a proposal! We’ll be announcing the winner at our holiday party on Dec 19 – RSVP HERE

  • SUPERLAB is back!

    The first Superlab of the season is Larissa FastHorse’s The Thanksgiving Play. Come listen with us – Friday Oct 27 at 2pm at Playwrights Horizons

  • Announcing the 17/18 Early-Career Writers' Group

    The fifth round of our writers’ group is underway, with eight playwrights we’re excited about: Charly Simpson, Abby Rosebrock, Ren Dara Santiago, William Glick, Chloé Hayat, Jordan Baum, Katie Hathaway and Daaimah Mubashshir

  • Meet the new Directing Fellows

    We’re pleased to introduce you to the 2017/18 Clubbed Thumb Directing Fellows: Sarah Hughes, Taylor Reynolds and Lily Riopelle. This fall they’ll work on newly commissioned plays by playwrights Xavier Galva, Will Arbery and MJ Kaufman with student actors from Playwrights Horizons Theater School, and in January we’ll present those plays with professional casts at our third-annual WINTERWORKS. Read more about the directors and the program HERE