Eliana Pipes

Pipes’ ‘Bite Me’ at WP

Congratulations to MFA Playwriting alum Eliana Pipes, whose play Bite Me—now in its world premiere at NYC’s WP Theatre—marks her Off-Broadway debut. Readers may remember Eliana’s thesis play LORENA: a Tabloid Epic, which played at BPT in October 2021. Bite Me runs through October 22.

Friendly faces

Adjunct Assistant Professor (and playwright alum) Melinda Lopez crossed paths with playwright alum Eliana Pipes at The Old Globe last week at the Powers New Voices Festival. Both had readings of plays-in-progress during the event—The Black Beans Project and Unf*ckwithable—respectively.

KCACTF honors for Pipes and Wien

Third-year playwright Eliana Pipes’s DREAM HOU$E is the recipient of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival’s (KCACTF) Harold and Mimi Steinberg National Student Playwriting Award. The award includes a check for $7,500, membership in the Dramatists Guild of America and the Playwrights’ Center of Minneapolis, and an offer of publication from Samuel French. First-year […]

BPT Talks About Design: a tiny q&a with INCELS… and LORENA director Erica Terpening-Romeo

BPT’s 2020-21 season of new plays—thesis plays by our cohort of third-year playwrights—has been postponed until next year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In the meantime, all five plays are currently being workshopped in collaboration with our friends at BU’s College of Fine Arts School of Theatre. A series of conversations about these plays, […]