The New Jersey Repertory Company’s mission is to develop and produce new plays for the American stage.

NJ Rep has two intimate black box theatres, seating 65 and 50 people.

NJ Rep receives approximately 1000 scripts annually and 20-25 plays are selected for staged readings a season and 6-7 plays are selected for full productions.

NJ Rep accepts unsolicited scripts year-round. Please limit your submission to one script per year, unless additional material is requested.

We currently cannot consider plays that require more than 4 actors.

NJ Rep prefers plays that are previously unproduced and unpublished.

We are currently only considering full length plays, please do not submit pieces that run under 75 minutes.

Submissions must include the following materials to be considered:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Synopsis of play
  • Character Breakdown
  • Production History and Relevant Press Materials
  • Musicals should include CD of songs

Please allow 12 months for notification. Email submissions preferred. Do not include SASE with your hard copy submissions. Scripts will not be returned.

You will be contacted only if your script is being considered. Please include an email address and telephone number for notification.

Email your submission to Please be sure to include all of the requested material in your submission email.


Send to:

Literary Manager
New Jersey Repertory Company
Lumia Theatre
179 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Thank you for your interest in NJ Rep!

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