New Play Workshops

Interested in brand new work? Want to support local playwrights and talent? We seek to partner with new playwrights at any stage to help foster development and bring the page to stage. Looking to submit your work for consideration? Click here.

Previous Events

Mandalas and Mirrors

Part of the 2022 New Playwrights Showcase

by Amber Regan
directed by Stacy Madson

A conservative Christian American family confronts their own ideas of who they are and what they need when Tibetan Buddhist monks determine one of the children is the next reincarnation of the Dalai Lama. What does it take for a parent to release their own ideas of who their children should be and to listen, love and accept the child they have been given?

April 22nd, 2022 @ 7pm
April 30th, 2022 @ 2:30pm

R I P

Part of the 2022 New Playwrights Showcase

by Robert Grede
directed by
Alan Piotrowicz
music direction by Nicole McCarty

You’re dead. Now what? “RIP” – part comedy, part tragedy – answers the question, “What happens next?” This musical reminds us that what we do in life makes a difference. But is Heaven unique to each of us? Or are we all destined to “Do the Zombie Dance?”

April 24th 2022 @ 7pm
April 2
8th, 2022 @ 7pm

Assassin's Anthology

Part of the 2022 New Playwrights Showcase

by Selena Deer
directed by Linetta Alexander Islam

Assassins live together on an estate, each with their own specialty. Hangman, their leader and #1 assassin has a secret he has yet to reveal to the others, until the truth is discovered by the newest addition to the team, Candle. Candle’s creative writing and impulsiveness begins to threaten the very rules that Hangman has so direly enforced. Reality begets fantasy when one of the assassins is found dead, and discovered evidence suggests that the infamous mythical assassin, the Executioner, is behind the assassination.

April 23rd, 2022 @ 2:30pm
April 25th, 2022 @ 7pm

Evolution of Sunday

Part of the 2022 New Playwrights Showcase

by Justina Walford
directed by
TBA

Angry and lost after a car accident leads to his wife’s death, Kevin Bolger, a skeptic, appeals to Pastor Danielle McCann to find meaning, comfort, and guidance. Just as Kevin begins to come to terms with his loss and the end state of his marriage, Danielle shares a secret which will turn this relationship inside out.

April 23rd, 2022 @ 7pm
April
24th, 2022 @ 2:30pm

Steal the Theatre

by Rick Bingen
directed by Kaila Bingen

Staged reading of a new work by local playwright, Rick Bingen. A London pub, Shakespeare-themed libations, and time travel – a recipe for an unprecedented adventure for a lost and forlorn Olivia.

December 2nd, 2021 @ 7pm
December 5th, 2021 @ 5pm

This is a pay what you will event.

The Tamer

an adaptation by Maya Danks

Maya Danks took Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew and combined it with John Fletcher's The Tamer Tamed. Come see a staged reading of the adaptation!

November 13th, 2021 @ 10pm
November 19th and 20th, 2021 @ 7pm

This is a pay what you will event.