The nation’s largest, audience-judged theater competition, PianoFight’s ShortLived, returns with 48 short plays, all scored by the audience, and $5,000 on the line for the winning team.
Strangers collaborate from afar for women-focused ‘Have You Heard Us Yet?’
By Rebecca Huval
June 06, 2018
ReproRights! is an evening of short play readings, monologues, and performance pieces centering on women’s reproductive rights and bodily autonomy.
Program Two (April 7 –10)
Speak: After fleeing to California, Vietnamese immigrant Lam faces the disillusionment of the “American Dream” as she works tirelessly, battling both her inner demons and the haunting memories of abuse that silence her voice. By Jeanie Ngo. Directed by Melanie Lindow.
Monday Night PlayGround returns on February 19, with 6 new ten-minute plays inspired by this month’s topic “Tall Tales.” Beginning on February 2, the PlayGround Writers Company has four-and-a-half days to spin their completely unbelievable, totally true stories. Six scripts will be chosen to receive a professional script-in-hand staged reading at Berkeley Rep on February 19 at 8:00pm.