THE 2ND ANNUAL CLEVELAND PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL

NOVEMBER 4 – 6, 2016

All Events are Free
(Suggested Donation: $10)

Registration Suggested for Saturday Workshops
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Intended for adults & teens

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Way I Danced With You by David Hansen
A staged reading directed by Melissa T. Crum

9:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Reception

10:00 PM — 11:00 PM
Marry, Fuck, Kill by Eric Coble, Dan Riordan, and Katie Wallace
A staged reading directed by Peter J Roth
Presented with The Manhattan Project – Cleveland Lab


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5

11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Alternative Modes for Practicing Playwrights
Two Workshops Presented with The Dramatists Guild

11:00 am
Podcasting: New Opportunities in Dramatic Storytelling with Justin Glanville & Angie Hayes

1:00 pm
Break & Refreshments

1:30 pm
Crafting the Screenplay: Three-act Structure with Simone Barros

3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
New Plays in Northeast Ohio 2016-2017
A panel discussion featuring playwrights with productions at Cleveland-area theaters this season. Learn about these new locally written works and get the playwrights’ insights on how to navigate from the draft stage to submission to development to production. Scheduled speakers include Robert Hawkes, Stuart Hoffman, Christopher Johnston, T. Paul Lowry, & Amy Schwabauer. Hosted by Arwen Mitchell, Playwrights Local’s resident Teaching Artist.

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Break (Map of local dining options and Yelp recommendations)

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Have a Heart by Lisa Beth Allen
A staged reading directed by Dale Heinen

9:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Radio People Live!
Season 1: Episodes 1 – 5 Condensed in One 40-Minute Performance
Presented with Radio People Podcast: A Comedy Series


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6

1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
BWU Playwrights Showcase: Two One-Acts from Berea

1:00 pm
Make House by Eric James Dahl
A staged reading directed by Craig Joseph

2:30 pm
Break & Refreshments

3:00 pm
Sad Martha by Luke Brett
A staged reading directed by Jessica Swank


VENUE FOR ALL EVENTS

Creative Space at Waterloo Arts
397 E. 156th Street, Cleveland, OH 44110

PARKING
Street parking on Waterloo and surrounding roads
Public lots as pictured on Waterloo Arts District Map