Playhouse Playwrights' Festival

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Playhouse Playwrights’ Festival

October 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

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One event on October 27, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Come support “How a Play is Developed” at our two-day Playhouse Playwrights Festival, October 26th and 27th! Eight original, one-act plays will be performed as a table reading, with character actors, as well as the director…Come enjoy the experience of watching the first step in the development of a full play production!

The Delray Beach Playhouse introduced its inaugural Playhouse Playwrights’ Project earlier this year, a new outreach program for local playwrights. The Delray Beach Playhouse search committee invited local playwrights to submit original, non-published or produced, one-act plays with a run time of 20-40 minutes. Depending on their length, 3-4 selections were chosen, and a Playhouse director was assigned to cast and rehearse these plays with Playhouse volunteer actors and staff.

We promise; you want to be here at the Playhouse to enjoy this event of staged readings of these original, new works!

8:00 PM Saturday Evening Play Readings

  • The Burden of Truth (37 minutes)
  • A Good Night (12 minutes)
  • Godwise (18 minutes)
  • Pulling a Carlos (21 minutes)

2:00 PM Sunday Matinee Play Readings

  • Debbie Squared (31 minutes)
  • A Tale of Two Sylvias (23 minutes)
  • The “V” Word (20 minutes)
  • Goy Meets Girl (14 minutes)

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