WOW began in 1980 as an international women’s theatre festival. Click to learn more about our story. Any woman and/or transgender person is welcome to get involved in any aspect of making theatre. No prior experience is required!

Come up to the theatre at 6:30 on a Tuesday, and lo, you’re part of our collective. No membership dues, no trial periods – just show up. Click to learn more about becoming a member.

Upcoming WOW Shows

  • December 4 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    Acoustic Matinée


    Every month we present a different independent acoustic artist to elevate your Sunday afternoon. If you're not in New York, you can still watch the show! Tune in online at kosi-sings.com for the live stream at 2:00pm.

  • December 8 - December 9

    Form Me: Augmenting Dysphoria

    Form Me: Augmenting Dysphoria

    Form Me is an augmented reality performance piece exploring transness & physicality.

  • December 10 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Lady Jasmin Van Wales’ Birthday Celebration!


    Help Celebrate Lady Jasmin Van Wales' Birthday!

  • December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    An Affair


    Join us for an evening of passion and art as actors, story tellers, a shaman and a dancer take you on an a creative journey and present their individual experience of what "An Affair" means to them.

  • December 15 - December 17

    REVIVAL: Songs for Social Justice and Spiritual Healing

    (Left to Right) 
Lea Kalisch, Julia Ostrov, and Lucy Warrington

    The show will feature original music by Kristen Plylar-Moore, performed by Lea Kalisch, Julia Ostrov, and Lucy Warrington. Songs draw from Jewish, Christian, and secular themes of social justice, healing, and the celebration of the divine in each person.

  • December 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    To Face It

    ACTRESS:  Tantra Zawadi (left) & AUTHOR: Lupe Family (right)

    To Face It: Anniversary performance of the one woman staged reading of the novel by Lupe Family, featuring actress Tantra Zawadi!