A Home For Directors & The Audiences They Inspire

Our Mission

The Drama League advances the American theater by providing a life-long artistic home for directors and a platform for dialogue with, and between, audiences.

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For Artists

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Fellowships & Residencies

Career development for directors

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Workshops & Classes

Hone your skills & connect with industry leaders

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Connect with past fellows & residents

For Audiences

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Shows & Events

Upcoming events at The Drama League

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Support directors & access member benefits

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New podcast episodes drop weekly

The Latest

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The 87th Annual Drama League Awards

We’ve announced our nominees! This year we honor a groundbreaking season of achievement in theater in our virtual ceremony this spring.

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DirectorFest 2021

The annual theater festival celebrating the work of our class of fellows has gone digital! DirectorFest 2021 will stream June 7 – 23, with RSVPs opening up in the coming weeks.

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In our latest episode of the podcast, we join The Center for International Theater Development’s Philip Arnoult and  Yury Urnov in conversation about their roles in promoting theatrical global exchange.

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