16th Street Theater is the recipient of American Theatre Wing’s National Theatre Award.


The American Theatre Wing has long shown its dedication to not-for-profit theatres through its Theatre Company Grants Program.  The National Theatre Company Grants distributes $10,000 grants for general operating support to companies which have been in operation at least five, but not more than fifteen years, have articulated a distinctive mission, cultivated an audience, and nurtured a community of artists in ways that strengthen and demonstrate the quality, diversity, and dynamism of American theatre. 16th Street Theater is a 2013 Recipient!