Nov 18, 2013
FORUM brings playwrights, actors and audience members together to enjoy the creative process of bringing a play to life. Staged readings of 12 innovative new plays by some of the country’s best writers with discussions to follow with audience.
Nov 11, 2013
Plays are accepted in the following divisions: Elementary (grades 4-6), Junior High (grades 7-9), High School (grades 10-12), and Revolutionary Plays (grades 4-12). Interested young playwrights must submit their plays online at www.njypf.org.
Sep 18, 2013
State Arts Council Fellows Take Part in the Literary Arts Fellowship Reading presented by Playwrights Theatre and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Jun 28, 2013
Side By Side By Sondheim is a musical revue with narration of various shows composed by Stephen Sondheim. It includes popular songs from Gypsy, West Side Story, A Little Night Music, Company and A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum.
May 10, 2013
From the 328 plays submitted by young writers throughout the state, a panel of theatre professionals has selected four High School plays, three Junior High School plays and three Elementary Schools plays.
Apr 24, 2013
Playwrights Theatre’s Creative Arts Academy summer camp for kids and theatre program for teens will begin on July 8, 2013, and run through August 30, 2013, in two-week sessions. For more information, visit www.ptnj.org or call 973-514-1787 X21
Mar 14, 2013
(Madison, NJ) - Playwrights Theatre in Madison and Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, professional Theatre in Residence at the Oakes Center in Summit, are co-producing the premiere production of Suzanne Bradbeer’s Shakespeare in Vegas.
Mar 05, 2013
FORUM brings playwrights, actors and audience members together to enjoy the creative process of bringing a play to life. All readings include a post-show discussion with the author and director, as well as Artistic Director John Pietrowski.
Feb 27, 2013
This year’s participating playwrights include EM Lewis, Ellen Claire Porter and Yasmine Beverly Rana. Like the first round writers, each will have three private readings of their plays, and a final reading during the Forum Series in December 2013.
Feb 14, 2013
Playwrights Theatre was the recipient of several grants that will aid in the development of new plays as well as support the educational programs located at the theatre in the Creative Arts Academy and throughout New Jersey.