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“AN IMPORTANT, RISK-TAKING ORGANIZATION.” New York Magazine

“WP THEATER IS ENDURINGLY VITAL.” The New York Times

WP THEATER (Formerly known as Women’s Project Theater) is the nation’s oldest and largest theater company dedicated to developing, producing and promoting the work of female-identified and trans theater artists at every stage in their careers. For nearly four decades we have served as leaders at the forefront of a global movement towards gender parity, and the example we set and the artists we have fostered have grown into to a robust and thriving community of female writers and directors in theater and beyond.

WP LAB

The artistic heart of WP Theater lies in the Lab: a two-year residency for female-identified and trans playwrights, directors and producers. Selected through a highly competitive process, the Lab provides its members with a vital professional network, entrepreneurial and leadership training, rehearsal space, and most significantly, tangible opportunities for the development and production of bold 

The deadline for applications for the 2018-2020 WP Lab is March 1, 2018.  Application details are below.  



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