• 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 1,500 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

Class
Monday, July 25, 2016 - 7:00pm
Member Stage Reading
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 6:30pm
Event
Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 2:00pm
Event
Monday, August 22, 2016 - 6:00pm