2019/20 Season of Plays

New Works Festival Year 3


The thesis plays of the graduating MFA in Dramatic Writing cohort are presented as concert readings with professional actors and directors. NWF Year Three is…

The Brothers Size

The Brothers Size


Blending West African mythology with a modern-day story of the Louisiana bayou, The Brothers Size is a music-filled drama from one of the country‚Äôs most…

Trouble in Mind

Trouble in Mind


In 1956, pioneering African American playwright Alice Childress won the Obie Award for Trouble in Mind, her scathingly funny backstage study of racism in the…