• QUEENS by Martyna Majok
    QUEENS by Martyna Majok
    Part of our 2016/2017 Ruth Easton New Play Series. Free public readings January 9 & 10 at 7 p.m.
  • 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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Cover Story

14 hours 13 min ago

This week we welcome Core Writer Jason Gray Platt to the Playwrights' Center for the first time. He is workshopping Ye Bare and Ye Cubb with director Jessica Fisch and actors Dan Hopman,...

Classes & Events

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 2:00pm
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 6:00pm