• Where playwright meets possibility
    Where playwright meets possibility
    Thank you to all who attended our 2015-16 season of public readings. PlayLabs will be back in October; until then, check out our other events.
  • Champion
    New Work
    Champion
    New Work
    Help us foster new work and keep our public season free.
  • Meet our new Core Writers
    Meet our new Core Writers
    Six new Core Writers start their three-year terms in July 2016.
  • Meet the new fellows
    Meet the new fellows
    We're thrilled to announce the 2016-17 McKnight Fellows in Playwriting
  • BRING NEW PLAYS TO YOUR SCHOOL
    BRING NEW PLAYS TO YOUR SCHOOL
    Learn how the PWC can connect you with daring new work and playwrights.

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As a Playwrights’ Center member, you’ll join 1,600+ other playwrights worldwide, of all styles and experience levels. Benefits include exclusive access to our playwriting opportunities database, regular articles from experts, classes and seminars, one-on-one dramaturgy sessions, staged readings, and ways to connect with other playwrights.

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We went full artistic steam through the last hours of our 2015-16 year. June was full of workshops and events, and we're so grateful to everyone who joined us. July 1 marks the official start date for our 2016-17 fellows and new Core Writers. We're...

Classes & Events

Member Stage Reading
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
Member Stage Reading
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 6:30pm
Member Stage Reading
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 6:30pm
Event
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 6:00pm