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Welcome to Acme Theatre Company's 24-hour, online, play-reading marathon! 

We're reading 40 plays from Acme's 40 seasons!


You can cheer on the reading rooms below

by posting in each room's comments, or by donating at

We are absolutely blown away by all of your support! Unfortunately we are experiencing technical difficulties, and apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you so much for your patience, and please enjoy our other streams if one of the rooms is not working properly.

Room A: 

  1. Bare Stage/Blue Jeans

  2. Compleat Works of William Shakespeare

  3. FUTURE: The Metromaniacs

  4. As You Like It

  5. An Italian Straw Hat

  6. Ring Round the Moon

  7. Comedy of Errors

  8. The Admirable Crichton

  9. FUTURE: Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer

Room D: 

  1. Radium Girls

  2. The Servant of Two Masters

  3. Antigone

  4. Whose Life is it Anyway?

  5. BDOG Donor Karlee Finch reads The Laramie Project with usQ

  6. BDOG Donor Anna D'Ambrosio watches us read The Women of Lockerbie

  7. BDOG Lynn Hendrix-Chupa watches us read The Three Musketeers rs

Room B: 

  1. The Beaux’ Stratagem

  2. Pronoun

  3. The Twelve Huntsmen

  4. Argonautika

  5. The K of D

  6. The Madwoman of Chaillot

  7. Cyrano

  8. Metamorphoses

  9. Caucasion Chalk Circle

  10. A Midsummer Night’s Cream

  11. FUTURE: Mother Road

Room C: 

  1. Twelfth Night

  2. Once In A Lifetime

  3. The Water Children

  4. On the Razzle

  5. Inherit the Wind

  6. FUTURE: By the Way, Meet Vera Stark

  7. FUTURE: House of Joy

Room A