With a focus on developing original material, the not-for-profit ICTC produced over 20 professionally reviewed plays in collaboration with artists that include Dennis Lehane (author of Mystic River, Shutter Island), Anthony Jaswinski (Oscar-Winning Screenwriter), Ryan Serhant (actor, While We're Young), and more. All of ICTC's productions were directed and produced by founding member, David Lawrence Epstein. Venues include Samuel Beckett on Theatre Row, Abingdon Theatre, LaMama, Manhattan Theatre Source (resident company from 2002-2008), Wings Theatre, Arias Theatre, and more.

Under Epstein's decade of Artistic Direction, ICTC was nominated for an Independent Theatre Award for Best Original Play, named People of the Year by New York Theatre Experience as well as People of the Decade, and Best Production of the Year by OOBR. ICTC has been published in over 10 books including Harper Collins, reviewed in over 20 trades and was a New York Times Critic's Pick. Click any show: