What We Are All About

Boston is home to a world class arts scene. Our MFA Playwriting Program will provide you with continuing relationships with the region’s theatre professionals. You’ll be enriched by:

  • Collaboration on all levels
  • A firm knowledge of theatre history, criticism, and modern drama
  • Hands-on experience in workshops and productions
  • Annual entry into the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival’s Playwriting Awards Program
  • A fully-rendered production of your best work
  • Newfound, unleashed strengths as a writer
  • The possibility of professional productions and residencies at a number of professional companies, including Playwrights’ Center in Minneapolis, Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s National Playwrights Conference, Samuel French Fringe Festival, Take Ten, and many others.
  • A plan for what to do next (and a community of friends with whom you may accomplish your goals)

Boston Playwrights' Theatre

Learn more about Boston Playwrights' Theatre, the professional producing wing of the Playwriting Program