Playwrights' Center-developed work on stage April-May 2018

This season, more than 50 productions of Playwrights’ Center-developed work can be stages across the country and abroad (see map).

April-May 2018, catch these Playwrights’ Center-developed pieces. Did we miss some? Let us know at

410[GONE] by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig
Rorschach Theatre, Washington, DC
March 23 - April 15, 2018

The Happiest Place on Earth by Philip Dawkins
Diversionary Theatre, San Diego, CA
Mar 15 – Apr 15, 2018

Heartland by Gabriel Jason Dean
Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, NY
Mar 15 – Apr 1, 2018
World premiere

Dance of the Holy Ghosts by Marcus Gardley
Ubuntu Theater Project, Oakland, CA
Mar 16–31, 2018

we, the invisibles by Susan Soon He Stanton
Humana Festival of New American Plays
Actors Theatre, Louisville, KY
Mar 23 – April 8, 2018
World premiere

The Great Leap by Lauren Yee
Seattle Repertory Theatre, Seattle, WA
Produced in association with Denver Center
Mar 23 – Apr 22, 2018
World premiere

Going Down by Michele Lee
Sydney Theatre Company, Sydney, Australia
Produced in association with Malthouse Theatre
Mar 23 – May 5, 2018
World premiere

The Gentleman Caller by Philip Dawkins
Raven Theatre, Chicago, IL
Mar 28 – May 13, 2018
World premiere

The Thanksgiving Play by Larissa FastHorse
Artists Repertory Theatre, Portland, OR
April 1–29, 2018
World premiere

Roz and Ray by Karen Hartman
Theater J, Washington, DC
April 3–29, 2018

Another Jungle by Kristin Idaszak
Cloudgate Theatre, Chicago IL
April 10–29, 2018
World premiere

Jitney by August Wilson
Hattiloo Theatre, Memphis, TN
April 20 – May 13, 2018

Sasquatch Rituals by Sibyl Kempson
7 Daughters of Eve Thtr. & Perf. Co. at The Kitchen, New York, NY
April 24–28, 2018

This Bitter Earth by Harrison David Rivers
Penumbra Theatre, St. Paul, MN
April 24 – May 20, 2018

The Gentleman Caller by Philip Dawkins
Abingdon Theatre Co. at Cherry Lane Theatre, New York, NY
May 5–26, 2018

Going Down by Michele Lee
Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne, Australia
May 10 – June 3, 2018
World premiere

The Remains by Ken Urban
Studio Theatre, Washington, DC
May 16 – June 17, 2018
World premiere

Goldie, Max and Milk by Karen Hartman
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
May 22 – June 3, 2018

The Great Leap by Lauren Yee
Atlantic Theater, New York, NY
May 23 – June 17, 2018


Image: The Gentleman Caller by Philip Dawkins at Raven Theatre.

Show are for The Gentleman Caller at Raven Theatre - a drawing of William Inge and Tennessee Williams