CALLING ALL PLAYWRIGHTS!

10th Annual Theatre Kalamazoo New PlayFest

A festival featuring fresh work by Kalamazoo playwrights

All February 15 & 16 events are free and no reservations are necessary. February 15 & 16 events take place at the Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre in downtown Kalamazoo. For more information, visit TheatreKalamazoo.com or Facebook.com/TheatreKalamazoo

 

2020 selected plays:

Old Friends by Shelby Alexander, produced by the Festival Playhouse of Kalamazoo College

Record by Rebecca Chan, produced by WMU Theatre

Harold & Taco by Emma Fergusson, produced by Miller Auditorium

Dreamgirl by Bethany Gibson, produced by Kindleberger Arts Commission

Anything to Give by Danielle Kropveld, produced by Center Stage Theatre

Miss Julie by Amber Palmer, produced by Queer Theatre Kalamazoo

Sunsets & Shadows by Tucker Rafferty, produced by All Ears Theatre

The Special Friend by Dawn Richberg, produced by Face-Off Theatre Co. of the Black Arts & Cultural Center

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

Special opening night festival event on Feb. 14, 2020:

Romance Guaranteed by Art Nemitz: Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Carver Center Studio Series Romantic Comedy

Visit https://www.kazoocivic.com/romance-guaranteed-2019-2020-productions for additional information.

Saturday, February 15, 2020: All events free of charge

10 a.m.       Dramatists Guild of America (Michigan Region) playwriting workshop led by Dr. Steve Feffer

                    Participants must register in advance by emailing steve.feffer@wmich.edu

 

2 p.m.         Anything to Give, Record, Old Friends and Sunsets & Shadows, followed by a talkback with playwrights

 

4 p.m.         Harold & Taco, Miss Julie, The Special Friend and Dreamgirl, followed by a discussion featuring playwright Art Nemitz

 

7:30 p.m.    Anything to Give, Record, Old Friends and Sunsets & Shadows, followed by a talkback with playwrights

 

Sunday, February 16, 2020: Event free of charge

2 p.m.         Harold & Taco, Miss Julie, The Special Friend and Dreamgirl, followed by a talkback with playwrights

 

Plays contain mature content and are not intended for younger audiences.

 

The Theatre Kalamazoo New Play Festival is sponsored by:

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