the long island theatre collective
LITC brings new and surprising performances to our community. We create cutting-edge adaptations of classic texts—and make those stories new again. We produce visceral modern plays from contemporary voices such as McDonagh, Shepard, and yet-unknown work from the next generation of storytellers right here on Long Island.
Our events often feature live music, visual art, and other surprising opportunities for "stories" to be defined broadly and boldly. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with artists of any medium, and audiences of any taste. As a collective, we are all LITC: the artists and the audience, the showers and the tellers, the listeners and the supporters.
This is our collective, and Long Island is our home.
Let's tell some stories, together.
Latest News and Upcoming Events
Second Time Around
Our selections have been made and we can't wait to present our second annual New Plays Festival. Click here for more information.
Waiting For Godot
Our second season has begun! Many thanks to everyone who joined us for Godot. Click here for production photos and more.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Our 2014-2015 inaugural season has drawn to a close. Many thanks to everyone who joined us for A Midsummer Night's Dream! Click here for production photos and more.
The purpose of the Long Island Theatre Collective, Inc. (LITC) is to bring quality, professional, affordable theatre to the Long Island community. No one will be turned away from an LITC production because they can’t afford the price of a ticket (contact us to discuss how we can help). Ticket revenue and monetary donations are put directly toward our productions, community outreach, and compensation for our artists.
not for profit
Long Island Theatre Collective is fiscally sponsored by Fractured Atlas, a 501(c)(3) public charity that helps artists and arts organizations raise money from charitable sources. Contributions for the purposes of Long Island Theatre Collective (LITC) are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.