1 year 8 months ago

McKnight Fellow in Playwriting Benjamin Benne is workshopping his play at the very bottom of a body of water at the Playwrights’ Center this week. He is collaborating with director

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1 year 8 months ago

Core Writer Kate Tarker was at the Playwrights' Center earlier this month, workshopping Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man with director Dominique Serrand and actors Stephen Cartmell*, Luverne Seifert*, Adelin Phelps, Steven Epp*, and Tony Sarnicki

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Jessica Huang
1 year 8 months ago

Jerome Fellow Jessica Huang workshopped her play Transmissions in Advance of the Second Great Dying at the Playwrights’ Center in October-November with director Mark Valdez and actors Audrey Park, Elise Langer, Jennifer Blagen*, James Craven

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2017-18 playwriting fellows outside of the Playwrights' Center
1 year 9 months ago

Find an artistic home at the Playwrights’ Center—and get paid to be a playwright. Our programs support playwrights and theater artists at various stages in their careers, from beginning to emerging to established.

It is always free to

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1 year 9 months ago

Core Writer Carlyle Brown is workshopping his play The History of Religion at the Playwrights’ Center this week, in collaboration with director Noël Raymond, composer/musician Victor

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Kira Obolensky
1 year 9 months ago

Our 2017-18 Ruth Easton New Play Series kicks off December 4 and 5, 2017, with Core Writer Kira Obolensky’s The Overcoat: A Low-Fi Musical. Associate Artistic Director Hayley Finn talked with Kira about the roles of music, empathy, and images

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2017-18 fellows, photo by Paula Keller
1 year 9 months ago

“The Playwrights’ Center has given me my first opportunity as a young, emerging playwright of color to make playwriting my professional priority.”
— Benjamin Benne, McKnight Fellow in Playwriting

November 16,

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Jen Silverman
1 year 10 months ago

PlayLabs 2017 features three new plays, including Core Writer Jen Silverman’s In the Time of the Volcano. Readings are Wednesday, October 25, and Saturday, October 28, at 7 p.m.

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