"New York's GOLD STANDARD in summer theatre festivals"
New Ohio Theatre presents
ICE FACTORY 2014
Ice Factory is our OBIE award-winning summer festival of new work.
For guidelines on applying to Ice Factory, please see our Application page.
Every summer we invite the most exciting downtown companies to present
their latest projects in an environment of generosity, dialogue, and
inspiration. ICE FACTORY is a place where artists can take risks,
try out new ideas, and bring their projects to a new level.
Plays introduced in Ice Factory have gone on to garner Drama Desk
nominations, OBIE Awards, Audience First Awards in Edinburgh,
Off-Broadway productions, commercial runs, and national and
"The prime alternative to the season's usual tsunami of bad, uncurated and generally random theater orgies."
—David Cote, TONY
"STT's Ice Factory festival has a fine record for presenting intellectually CHALLENGING and artistically DARING fare."
—The New Yorker
Ice Factory is made possible in part through funding from the NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs, the New York State Council on the Arts, The Peg Santvoord Foundation, The Frederick Loewe Foundation, The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, and the generous support of patrons like you!