• The 2020–2021 Season
    The 2020–2021 Season
    Introducing the 49th Season
  • Our 2020-21 Fellows and Core Writers
    Our 2020-21 Fellows and Core Writers
    Introducing our new playwrights & theater artists program recipients
  • A STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD
    A STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD
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    Join our membership community
    Playwrights' Center membership is open to all. Connect with the 2,000 playwrights around the world who have found their artistic home here.
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    Bring new plays to your school
    Learn how the PWC can connect you with new work, living playwrights, and college student-specific classes.
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    Champion playwrights and new plays
    When you give to the Playwrights' Center, you support the brave, talented playwrights who are creating new work for the American stage.

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MINNEAPOLIS (September 21, 2020) — The Playwrights’ Center continues to grow its organizational strength in support of the communities it serves. The Center is pleased to announce: the hiring of May Adrales...

Classes & Events

Class
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 5:00pm
Event
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 6:00pm
Special Events
Saturday, October 10, 2020 - 6:00pm
PlayLabs
Monday, October 19, 2020 - 7:00pm

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