Since our founding in 1971, the Playwrights’ Center has been imagining theater forward. We'll be celebrating our 45th year all season long, including with a conversation series called #Theater2060 discussing how theater will change over the next 45...
- 2016-17 Season2016-17 SeasonSee the plays by Core Writers that will be part of PlayLabs and the Ruth Easton New Play Series.
New WorkHelp us foster new work and keep our public season free.
- Join UsJoin UsFind resources and support for your journey as a playwright.
- Meet our new Core WritersMeet our new Core WritersSix new Core Writers start their three-year terms in July 2016.
- Meet the new fellowsMeet the new fellowsWe're thrilled to announce the 2016-17 McKnight Fellows in Playwriting
- BRING NEW PLAYS TO YOUR SCHOOLBRING NEW PLAYS TO YOUR SCHOOLLearn how the PWC can connect you with daring new work and playwrights.
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.