7 months 4 weeks ago

McKnight Fellow in Playwriting Benjamin Benne is workshopping What \\Washed Ashore //Astray at the Playwrights’ Center this week, in collaboration with director Noël Raymond; dramaturg

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Harrison David Rivers workshopping "the bandaged place" at the Playwrights' Center in 2018
7 months 4 weeks ago

Our 2017-18 Ruth Easton New Play Series concluded April 9 and 10 with the bandaged place by Core Writer Harrison David Rivers. Thanks to everyone who attended these readings and the rest of our public season. A few rehearsal photos are below

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Mat Smart
8 months 5 days ago

Core Writer Mat Smart is at the Playwrights’ Center this week, workshopping his new play Every Three Hundredth Night with director Cláudia Nascimento and actors Nora Montañez Patterson, 

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Tim J. Lord
8 months 1 week ago

Jerome Fellow Tim J. Lord is workshopping Fault & Fold at the Playwrights’ Center this week with director Nicole A. Watson and actors Carley Rosefelt, Imran Sheikh*, Annie Schiferl,

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Mia Chung
8 months 1 week ago

Jerome Fellow Mia Chung is working on her untitled Korean War musical at the Playwrights’ Center this week, in partnership with Nautilus Music-Theater. She is collaborating with director Ben Krywosz; music director Jill Dawe; composer Marc Chan; and

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Mfoniso Udofia
8 months 2 weeks ago

McKnight National Residency and Commission recipient Mfoniso Udofia is at the Playwrights' Center this week, one of several visits over the course of her residency year. She is workshopping her commissioned play Lifted, part of her 9-play

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Larissa FastHorse
by Malick Ceesay and Jessica Franken
8 months 3 weeks ago

Playwrights’ Center Core Writers can use their play development funds and time however they want. This often takes the form of a play development workshop with collaborators in our theater, but sometimes playwrights choose to do research

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Picture of the cover page of the script for POLICE BOYS by Marion McClinton
by Jessica Franken
8 months 3 weeks ago

Marion McClinton’s Police Boys takes place, says the script, in “a future you can touch with your hand.” That future is a moving thing, pushing out ahead of a play that started its long life at the Playwrights’ Center. It takes place in the

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