Mabou Mines, The Living Theatre, PS 122, HERE Arts Center, the Amoralists and the Tectonic Theater Project are among nearly 50 Off Off-Broadway theatre companies that have aligned to help establish the Independent Theater Fund.
The Off Off-Broadway advocacy organization the League of Independent Theater is behind the initiative that will deduct 5 cents from each ticket sold at participating theatres to put toward the fund. It will go into effect Aug. 1. The goal is to maintain the vitality and diversity of New York’s smaller, independent theatre community, which doesn’t draw as much attention as Broadway and Off-Broadway’s commercial fare.
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