THE FESTIVAL OF NEW AMERICAN SHORT PLAYS

RETURNS TO 59E59 THEATERS JULY 19th - AUGUST 31st

“the plays are as clever and digestible as they are thought-Provoking”

-THE NEW YORK TIMES

 

Summer Shorts is an annual event where audiences can get reacquainted with some of their favorite American playwrights, and discover new talent.

 

2019 FESTIVAL

Learn more about our thirteenth consecutive year! Tickets are now on sale for SUMMER SHORTS 2019.

PLAYWRIGHTS & DIRECTORS

Go behind the scenes with some festival regulars, as they describe the SUMMER SHORTS experience, and why they'll keep coming back!

THE DESIGNERS

Go behind the scenes with the SUMMER SHORTS festival design team.