PLAYLABS 2017
    October 23-29. Readings of new plays by Jason Gray Platt, Jen Silverman, and Alice Tuan, plus a Playwriting Fellows Showcase.
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Alice Tuan

PlayLabs 2017 features three new plays, including Core Writer Alice Tuan’s A Humbling in St. Paul. Readings are Monday, October 23, and Friday, October 27, at 7 p.m....

Classes & Events

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 7:00pm
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 7:00pm