Primary Stages

The Primary Stages experience extends beyond our mainstage productions with several diverse programs we are proud to offer.



The Fordham/Primary Stages MFA in Playwriting

A unique academic/professional hybrid program. more



The Primary Stages Theater Semester in New York City is designed to fully immerse undergraduate students in theater and the world of creating new plays in New York City. more


PrimeTime Readings

Readings are an essential part of the play development process. This series is specfically designed to support writers in the early stages of new work. Join us and see the work before it hits the stage. more


Dorothy Strelsin New American Writers Group

Each year, Primary Stages selects a group of talented playwrights early in their careers that are worth watching. Meet the emerging writers that comprise The Dorothy Strelsin New American Writers Group. more


Student Matinees

Bringing tri-state area students straight to Off-Broadway theater. more



Get a closer look into the team that brings you mainstage productions. more


Pay What You Can Performances

See any Primary Stages production for $1 or more. more




Buy Tickets

February 3 - March 27, 2015:


At The Duke on 42nd Street

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Click here to book your subscriber tickets for Lives of the Saints.  (If it is your first time booking online or if you have any questions, please call Ticket Central at 212.279.4200)


Click here to renew your subscription for our new 2015/16 season today!

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