How to Stay on Top of Indie Theater in 3 Easy Steps

January 22, 2015

Very excited today to talk about something brand new on Indie Theater Now: Email Alerts!

In three easy steps, you can make sure that you are always up-to-date on those aspects of the indie theater scene that matter to you.

STEP ONE: Sign in to Indie Theater Now and go to

STEP TWO: Select the kinds of content you are most interested in. The choices are:

Farm Report:
New posts from The Farm Report blog
Indie Artist/Company News:
News updates and announcements from indie companies and Indie Theater Hall of Fame members
Indie Theater Articles:
Interviews, profiles, and commentary on indie theater plays and playwrights, by indie artists
ITN News (By the editor):
Announcements, updates, and commentary by Indie Theater Now editor Martin Denton
ITN Playwright News:
News updates and announcements from ITN playrights
ITN Special Offers:
Updates about new play collections and anthologies plus other special offers on Indie Theater Now.
NYC Theater Reviews:
The latest commentary on productions in the NYC metro area from nytheater now.
Plays Published:
Announcements of the newest plays published on Indie Theater Now.

STEP THREE: Click the SUBMIT button.

Now, just wait for your alerts. They'll be sent automatically to your email box; each one comes about every 7-10 days. This is the best way for you to stay on top of the newest plays published on ITN, the latest reviews and commentary on nytheater now, and happenings from ITN's 600+ amazing playwrights.

Check out the new Email Alert feature now. And as always, let me know what you think about it!





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