20PWC Playwrights Successes!
Upcoming and Recent Productions or Readings from 29PWC Resident and Emeritus Playwrights
29PWC's method for developing new work has translated into the successful launch of our members full-length and short plays by other theatrical organizations. Many were featured in the New Works Series or developed through our weekly sessions and readings.
ZOE COMES HOME by Melissa Bell
October 7-8, 2022
Tusten Theatre, Narrowsburg, NY, Produced by Delaware Valley Arts Alliance - DVAA INFO HERE
MISSOURI by Paul Hufker will be produced in NYC by The American Vicarious and Nomad Theatrical in Fall 2023.
THE SAVAGE QUEEN by Edgar Chisholm. Theatre Row. June 25, 2022, Broadway Bound Festival Encores.
ADAPT OR DIE by Robin Rice (10 minute) Performed May 19, 2022, Short + Sweet Festival in Roxy Lane Theatre, Subiaco Arts Centre, Subiaco, Australia. Director: Christine Ellis. Awards: Best Production, Best Director, Best Actress, Runner up Best Actor.
BIGGER THAN PRETEND by Robin Rice opened June 2, 2022, at Oregon State University Theatre.
LADY CAPULET by Melissa Bell (NWS 2017) Produced by Barefoot Shakespeare: Central Park 2019; Farm Arts Collective 2021, Bernie Wohl Theater 2021, CreateTheater (virtual 2020) and Advice to the Players (Virtual 2020), Turn to Flesh Reading Series 2018. AWARDS: Henley Rose Finalist 2017. Nominated "Best Adaptation & Modernization 2020 & 2021 by New York Shakespeare.
The Power of Blanca, ¡El poder de Blanca! by Michael Wells-Oakes was a finalist at the 2021 “Hear Me Out Monologue Festival in NYC. Rose Rhapsody, In Character, another piece of Blanca’s story, was a heard on WDC’s The Rose Theater Co's podcast.
YOU LABOR by Michael Wells-Oakes (Silver Ear Award 2020) was performed by Stephen Greif at the Lost Soul Monologues in London. Michael hosts the Playwright’s Jam at Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs every first Sunday of the month.
ABRAHAM'S DAUGHTERS by Emma Goldman-Sherman (New Works Series 2016) A Henley Rose Finalist (2019) is now a podcast on TheParsnipShip.com - listen HERE
UPCOMING: FUKT (NWS 2018) at the Tank. More info HERE
GAME BOY (10-minute) by Melissa Bell, June 17-19, 2022, Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop, The Rivoli, South Fallsburg, NY. TANYS Award: Best Actor, Gabriel Pinciotti.
GAME BOY: February 21, 2021, Featured at TRUSPEAK Gala by Theatre Resources Unlimited, starring Tony-Winner Cady Huffman
29PWC NEW WORKS SERIES presented:
GLOBAL EXCURSIONS by Maxine Kern at Bernie Wohl Theatre as part of WHAM Festival, March 31, 2022.
LOVE TRIANGLE: A TRILOGY by Catherine Rogers was presented in Athens, Greece, on July 2 at Willie's Music Cafe
29th Street Playwrights Collective NEW WORKS SERIES is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the charitable purposes of 29th Street Playwrights Collective NEW WORKS SERIES must be made payable to Fractured Atlas only and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.