• 2016-17 Season
    2016-17 Season
    See the plays by Core Writers that will be part of PlayLabs and the Ruth Easton New Play Series.
  • 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.

Membership

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.

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Cover Story

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Sun Mee Chomet and Megan Burns in Rachel Jendrzejewski's ENCYCLOPEDIA, part of the 2015-16 Ruth Easton New Play Series

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...

Classes & Events

Special Events
Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
Special Events
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 6:00pm
Class
Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 2:30pm
Class
Monday, October 10, 2016 - 6:00pm