Experiments Play Reading Series


Now Accepting Applications for La MaMa Experiments Play Reading Series (2020-2021)

Experiments 21: un-American

For the 21st season of La MaMa Experiments we will focus on theatre-makers working outside the American experience. Whether it’s plays about navigating the UK’s National Health Service or escaping an arranged marriage in India’s upperclass society, each month during our season we will present works in progress that explore universal themes set in frameworks foreign to most Americans. 
As the country focuses on our national elections and their impact, Experiments continues to reach outward giving its New York audience a chance to learn and grow with a larger, global storytelling community.

Please e-mail lamamaexperiments@gmail.com with your script and resume in PDF format to submit.

Submissions are rolling.

This is an incredibly challenging time for all of us, including arts organizations and the artists and employees who are now impacted by this suspension.  If you are able, please consider making a donation and showing your support.  Thank you.

Experiments Play Reading Series in 2019-2020 is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, with additional support from the Axe-Houghton Foundation, the Howard Gilman Foundation, The John Golden Fund, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The Shubert Foundation and The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust.


Browse Past Readings

53rd Season (2014-2015) – Experiments 15: From The Vault Play Reading Series