Robert Chelimsky
5 months 3 weeks ago

Please help us welcome our new managing director, Robert Chelimsky, who will join the Playwrights' Center team on May 1, 2017. Robert most recently served as managing director of Epic Theatre Ensemble in New York.

Playwrights’ Center board

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Katie Bender
6 months 6 days ago

Jerome Fellow Katie Bender is at the Playwrights' Center this week, workshopping The Survivors with director Jeremy B. Cohen** and actors Sandra Struthers*, Gabriel Murphy, Christina

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King of the Yees by Lauren Yee
6 months 1 week ago

This season, at least 40 productions of Playwrights’ Center-developed work can be stages across the country and abroad (see map).

March-May 2017, catch these Playwrights’ Center-developed pieces. Did we miss

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Dramaturg Wendy Weckwerth and Core Writer Harrison David Rivers
by Jessica Franken
6 months 1 week ago

When Wendy Weckwerth meets someone at a party who doesn’t know what a dramaturg is (“yeah, that happens a lot”), her quick answer is to say she’s a kind of consultant for the theater. But if the conversation goes a little deeper, she’ll explain that

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Taste of the Season, September 24 & 26, 2017