In the foreground, an actor supports another actor who is leaning against them. In the background, three actors dressed as migrants walk away from them.

How will YOU say, "I love A.R.T./New York!"?

A man signing "I love ARTNY" in ASL.
JW Guido, Artistic Director of New York Deaf Theatre and a resident of LuEsther T. Mertz South Oxford Space.

A.R.T./New York provides theatrical American Sign Language training and microgrants to the non-profit theatre community so that New York’s d/Deaf and hard of hearing community can experience live theatre in THEIR language. A.R.T./New York is committed to ensuring that ALL artists, across the field, can create and participate in live theatre.

When you support A.R.T./New York, you play a leading role in New York City's vibrant nonprofit theatre community! Your contribution directly impacts tens of thousands of artists and 410+ theatre companies, including those artists who are disabled. A.R.T./New York offers dynamic grant, loan, real estate, and leadership training programs only with your help!

Donate today and help usher nonprofit theatre into a new era!

To make an online donation by credit card, please fill out the secure form below. A.R.T./New York is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, and all donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.



To make your donation a monthly gift, please reach out to our Senior Manager of Individual Giving, Audrey Rush, at [email protected] for assistance.

Prefer to donate by check?

To donate by mail, please send a check payable to A.R.T./New York to: ATTN: Development, A.R.T./New York, 520 Eighth Avenue, Suite 319, New York, NY 10018. To donate by phone, please call Audrey Rush, Senior Manager of Individual Giving and Events, at (212) 244-6667 ext. 222 or [email protected].

What does your gift do?

$100  provides a four-hour studio rehearsal.

$500  provides two months of office space.

$1,000  provides a grant to an emerging company.

$5,000  funds a year of one-on-one consulting for a theatre.


Be a hero to A.R.T./New York artists! (No cape required.)

“You guys are amazing, like a team of nonprofit superheroes!”
-Young Jean Lee, Playwright 

You make us the hero. Your generosity is the secret power that gives New York City artists the critical tools they need to make their visions more dynamic and grow their companies. You provide us with our enviable strength, making you one of the true heroes of A.R.T./New York. When you join our A.R.T./New York Heroes & Superheroes Program, we'll recognize you with an exciting year of behind-the-scenes, artist-mingling events by becoming an inaugural member of our Heroes program—no cape required.

Be our HERO - $400 
(or, pledge $33.34 a month)

That's 4 dollars for each of our 400 member theatres!

Receive invitations to receptions and special events with our artists and a behind-the-scenes tour of the A.R.T./New York Theatres.

Donate Now to become a HERO »
Be our SUPERHERO - $1,500 
(or, pledge $125 a month)

That's 4 dollars for each of our 400 member theatres!

Receive all the Hero level perks, plus be invited to a private lunch with A.R.T./New York Executive Director Ginny Louloudes, and receive an invitation to an exclusive Superhero night celebrating you!

Donate Now to become a SUPERHERO »


Header:  Photo by Bond Street Theatre.