Playwright alum Alexis Scheer’s Laughs in Spanish (which was Scheer’s thesis play, produced at BPT in 2019) has its first performance tonight at the Denver Center for Performing Arts. The play runs through March 12. Congrats, Alexis!
Congratulations to… …playwright alums J.C. Pankratz and Eliana Pipes, members of Company One’s Season 24 PlayLab Circuit Surge Lab, whose short plays are part of Company One’s digital event In Community We Trust. One night only—watch party tonight, Jan. 26, at 7 p.m. (Playwright alum Cliff Odle also performs in one of the featured plays!) […]
Playwright alum Livian Yeh’s Memorial (which was her thesis play, produced by BPT in 2016) has its first performance tonight, at Pan Asian Repertory Theatre in NYC. Congratulations, Livian!
Playwright alum and Adjunct Assistant Professor Ronán Noone’s The Smuggler (which played at BPT in 2019) has its first performance tonight at NYC’s Irish Repertory Theatre. The play runs through Feb. 26. Congrats, Ronán!
Happy first preview to playwright alum (and Professor Emerita of the Practice of Playwriting) Kate Snodgrass, whose new play The Art of Burning is being produced by Huntington Theatre Company and runs through Feb. 12. Congratulations, Kate!
Playwright alum Eliana Pipes’ Dream Hou$e (which had its world premiere in 2022 as a triple co-production at Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, Long Wharf Theatre in Connecticut, and Baltimore Center Stage), has been published by Concord Theatricals’ Samuel French imprint. Congratulations, Eliana!
Playwright alum Rick Park was honored with the Most Unforgettable Character Prize at the 2022 Hear Me Out Monologue Competition for his monologue “Sometimes, In Our Own Story, We Are the Victim, Sometimes the Martyr, Sometimes the Villain.” Congratulations, Rick! Here it is, performed by Caroline Lawton:
Playwright alum Laura Neill’s one-act Funtown is now published by YouthPLAYS. Congratulations, Laura!
Happy opening to playwright alum Michael Towers whose new play, Hero’s Welcome, is part of Salem State University’s fourth annual Veterans Ten-Minute Play Festival this weekend (Nov. 9-11).
Heuer Publishing recently released a new collection of short plays by playwright alum Deirdre Girard, Women at the Center. Each play features a female protagonist. Congratulations, Deirdre!