Member benefits (where applicable) include:

  • Representation at the negotiation table for collective bargaining agreements with Actors' Equity Association, United Scenic Artists and The Stage Directors and Choreographers Society.
  • Support at grievance proceedings under those agreements, as well as information and guidance regarding the history of the agreements and past industry practices.
  • Shared information at membership meetings with regard to our members' experiences and concerns, and trends within the industry.
  • Promotional opportunities throughout the year, including the Off-Broadway Week promotion with NYC & Company and automatic registration for the Lucille Lortel Awards (Off-Broadway's premier award; celebration held annually in May).
There are four categories of membership:

  • Theatres ($300 annual dues, must be between 100-499 seats)
  • Productions ($950 annual dues for commercial productions, $600 annual dues for not-for-profit productions, and $300 annual dues for not-for-profit productions in theatres with 199 seats or fewer)
  • Individuals ($300 annual dues) include any person engaged as an Off-Broadway theatre owner or operator, theatre manager, producer or general manager of a production in an Off-Broadway theatre
  • General Members (Free 1st year, $25 annual dues 2nd year and $50 annual dues 3rd year)  include Associate, Assistant, and all non-producing or management staff members of your organization or company (i.e Marketing, Development, Facilities) who wish to dive deeper into the activities and processes of the Off-Broadway League. General Members have the same access as Individual Members (attending General Membership meetings and seminars, joining the mailing list, and participating in sub-committees). General members can vote on all matters including the amendment of By-Laws but excluding the ratification of collective bargaining agreements (CBA)

The League's annual season begins on April 1st and runs through March 31st. 


Submit your application online using this LINK.


If you would like access to member-only documents, please email