• WINK by Jen Silverman
    WINK by Jen Silverman
    The first play in our 2016/2017 Ruth Easton New Play Series. Free public readings December 5 & 6.
  • Imagine Theater Forward
    Imagine Theater Forward
    Every play begins with an idea. You help make it real.
  • Apply to be a 2017-18 fellow
    Apply to be a 2017-18 fellow
    Applications for the McKnight Residency and Commission are due December 8 and McKnight Fellowships in Playwriting are due January 5, 2017.
  • Apply to be a Core Writer
    Apply to be a Core Writer
    Applications for 2017-2020 Core Writers are due January 19, 2017.
  • Our 45th Anniversary
    Our 45th Anniversary
    Visit our 45th anniversary blog where we're sharing photos and memories from our past and bold ideas for the future.


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Jen Silverman

Our 2016-17 Ruth Easton New Play Series launches December 5 & 6 with Wink by Core Writer Jen Silverman. Associate Artistic Director Hayley Finn talked to...

Classes & Events

Ruth Easton New Play Series
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 7:00pm
Ruth Easton New Play Series
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 7:00pm
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:00pm
Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 2:00pm