Contact Northport Plays, Inc.:
Phone - 631-223-8053
​Mail - 10 Bonnie Dr.
                       Northport, NY 11768

Scripts are being accepted for NRT readings.

​​Mon, Sep 16th, 7:30 PM
Northport Reader's
Theater Meeting

​Northport Plays
events are held at
St Paul's United
Methodist Church
270 Main St, Northport.

​2019 NRT Meetings
9/16, ​10/21, 11/18, 12/16​​​

4 X 4
A staged reading of 
four plays by four actors.
NAC Wednesday,
Sept 11th, 7:00
Northport Public Library​​​​​​
Northport Reader's Theater
Northport One-Act Play Festival

SIMPLE GIFTS PRODUCTIONS, a professional performing arts company for youth, is celebrating 15 years of great productions in Centerport and expanding to Stony Brook. We are holding auditions for everyone’s favorite comic strip characters in YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, on Saturday, September 7 (10 am – 1 pm ) at the Stony Brook Community Church. All roles are open. This is a tuition-based program for kids/teens in grades 4 – 12, with a Kids Cast and a Teen Cast. Rehearsals are Saturdays, 9 – 1 pm, with performances at the Stony Brook Educational and Cultural Center on October 25, 26 and 27. If interested, please contact the Artistic Director, Dr. Karen Van Houten at for registration information and audition materials.​


The Riant Theatre's Strawberry One-Act Festival is seeking Script Submissions of plays with a running time of 15-30 minutes. As well are the Strawberry Theatre Festival for Script Submissions of plays with a running time of 40-90 minutes. The festival is open to presenting plays that have been performed in other festivals this summer. The Strawberry One-Act Theatre Festival will run from September 18th through September 29, 2019 at Theatre 54 @ Shetler Studios & Theatres in Manhattan. Prizes totally over $4,500 with the Best Play winning $1,500. Awards will also be presented to Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Set, Best Costume Design and the Youth Empowerment Scholarship Award. Some of the Best Plays in the Festival will be invited to perform an ENCORE Performance at the Thalia Theatre at Symphony Space on Broadway at 95th Street on February 7, 8 & 9th of 2020. To obtain an application email There is no FEE to submit a play and you may submit up to 2 plays. You can do an Equity or Non-Equity showcase.

​​Reserve time for a free 8x10 at St Paul's United Methodist Church on ​​August 21st. Call Kathy Vitters at 631-261-8875 to reserve a spot. Great opportunity for a free headshot!

​Check out the Long Island Community Theater Cooperative at for auditions, announcements and job openings in local theater.

​​​​​​​ABOUT TOWN:

Northport Reader's Theater will be performing "4 X 4" a staged reading of four new plays by four actors. The plays will be "Superman?" by Jim Polen, "OMG" by Pete Mergel, "They Say It's My Birthday" by Nancy Palmento Schuler, and "Three Years Later" by Steven John Bosch, featuring Edis Delgado, Barbara Walsh, Jo Ann Katz and Stan Katz, at Northport Arts Coalition NAC Wednesday on Sept 11th at 7:00 PM at the Northport Public Library, 151 Laurel Ave. ​Free admission.

Eastline Theatre presents two by Shakespeare. Alternate performances of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "The Tragedy of Macbeth" ​​August 9-25. Tickets here. 
Opera Night on Saturday, August 17th, 7:30pm. $20 donation requested at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington, 109 Browns Rd, Huntington. Information at 631-261-8808.

Moments by Linda Ray, Sunday, September 8, 2019, 4PM, at The Duplex, 61 Christopher St, NYC. ​​A Celebration of Life through songs with wonderful stories and lyrics written by Stephen Sondheim, Tom Lehrer, Christine Lavin, The Beatles, obscure little gems and more! Tickets at or call 631-335-2587.

​Manes Studio Theatre
presents "The Lyons" Aug 30 - Sept 15 at 141 South Wellwood Ave, Lindenhurst. Call 631-226-8400 for tickets.

​So many of our wonderful playwrights have plays on stage in NYC:

Tammy Green's short play, "El Campeon: Politics con Pollo" will be performed as part of a showcase at the NY Summerfest on August 15, 16 and 18th at the Hudson Guild Theater. For tickets, go to

​Art Pesin's "Who's Your Daddy"
which was read at Northport Readers Theater last Fall appeared August 8th, 9th and 11th at Summerfest, NYC Theater Festival. Tickets at

"Dragons in the Crease" by Joseph Vitale will be performed at Summerfest at The Hudson Guild Theater, Sept 17th at 6:15, Sept 21st at 9:00, and Sept 22nd at  1:30. Tickets at​​.

"creating a place for new innovative theater"

Mon, Sep 16th, 7:30 PM

​Excerpts from the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 ​Northport One-Act Play Festival
​on YouTube!!!
Links at History tab.​
Links to member interviews and
​Johnny Passadino documentary ​
​at Reader's Theater tab.​​