Resources for Directors


Federal GovernmentArtistic Projects - Financial Assistance - Impact Surveys - Fun

As we continue our curated list, here's other robust resources as well: Freelance Artist ResourcesA.R.T./NY Resource List, New York Various Resources, Americans for the Arts Resource List, NYFA Emergency Resources

Reminder: many artists don't apply to non-arts oriented programs, even though they could receive benefits. Request and reach out for any benefits you need, whether they are specifically artist-oriented or not. 


Federal Government 

Keep aware of what's happening with the crisis on a national level 
The Performing Arts Alliance put together an easy way to contact and lobby your representative online. 


Artistic Projects/Work

The first national survey of professionals stage directors, tracking data on lost wages, vanished opportunities, and other impacts the directing field is suffering.  This data will be shared with support services to find solutions to the devastation artists are experiencing.  If you are a stage director, please share your story with us!


Financial Assistance

Drama League Directors Emergency Relief Fund
Launching early April to help stage directors economically impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Enter your zipcode to find tons of available resources, including food, housing, money, health, and employment serving your area
Best wishes, clean hands, and full hearts from the whole Drama League Team!