What Is New Dramatists

Coming to a Screen Near You

Check out these upcoming streaming options for work by our resident playwrights, alumni, and fellows!  Click on link to theatre for tickets and further details.  Listings are in reverse chronological order.

CHOOSING LOVE
By Chisa Hutchinson
Alley Theatre
Virtual Production
May 7, 2021 - July 4, 2021

THE COMMUNITY FOREST
By Melisa Tien
Melisa Tien, in conjunction with Post Theatrical
Theater by Mail
Online welcome & orientation: May 14, 2021

THE WOMAN'S PARTY
By Rinne B. Groff (alum)
Clubbed Thumb
Virtual Production
April 29-May 6, 2021
All three episodes will remain available to stream through August 2021

RADIO NOWHERE
By Kate Cortesi
Keen Company
Audio Theater
Available starting April 23, 2021

tiny father
By Mike Lew
Audible
Audio Play
Available April 22, 2021

pen/man/ship
By Christina Anderson (alum)
Moliere in the Park
Live Online Performance
April 16th – 24th
Post-show conversation with Cori Thomas, April 22, 2021
Post-show conversation with Lynn Nottage (alum), April 24, 2021

FOR STEVE WOZNIAK, ON HIS 67TH BIRTHDAY 
By Jiehae Park 
Alley Theatre 
Virtual Production 
April 9-July 4, 2021 

UNDERNEATH THE FREEWAYS OF LOS ANGELES 
By Matthew Paul Olmos 
Echo Theater Company 
Virtual Production 
Through April 26th:  Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 4pm 

attend the opening
By Kristen Kosmas
the Chocolate Factory (Queens, NY) and On the Boards (Seattle, WA)
Instagram:  @attendtheopening
Instagram mail art performance project
April – November 2021

A TUNNEL YEAR
By Karinne Keithley Syers
Post Theatrical
Comic Book and Audio Play
Ongoing until the 100th copy is sold

SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY
By Chisa Hutchinson
Passage Theatre Company
Online production
March 25-28, 2021

NORTH OF FORBES
By Tammy Ryan
Pittsburgh Public Theater
PlayTime Classics N'at Reading Series
March 18-21, 2021

SWELL
Conceived, produced, and with lyrics by Melisa Tien
HERE
Live, online song cycle
March 17-21, 2021

HOW TO CATCH CREATION
By Christina Anderson
Goodman Theatre
Streaming of the 2019 World Premiere Presentation captured on Albert Theatre Stage
March 15-28

[hieroglyph]
By Erika Dickerson-Despenza
Co-produced by San Francisco Playhouse and Lorraine Hansberry Theatre
On-demand streaming play
March 13-April 3, 2021

AN ACORN
By Caridad Svich
Impel Theatre
Live Virtual Performance
March 12 & 13, 2021
Available on demand through April 2, 2021

LUDIC PROXY:  FUKUSHIMA
By Aya Ogawa
Japan Society in association with PlayCo
Interactive on-line production
March 6, 7, 11, 2021 for live audience polling
March 12-26, 2021 for on-demand interactive viewing

AS IT IS IN HEAVEN
By Arlene Hutton (alumna)
Virtual Performance
Rollins College's Virtual Alumni Weekend
March 5-7, 2021
For a link, email @email with the date you'd like to enjoy the production (Friday, March 5, Saturday, March 6, or Sunday, March 7). You'll have access to watch for 24 hours on the day you select

INTERLUDE
By Harrison David Rivers
New Conservatory Theatre Center
Audio drama with visual storyscape
March 1-24, 2021

MEASURE FOR MEASURE
By Aditi Brennan Kapil
Boston Court
Virtual Reading
February 27, 2021

THEATRE: A LOVE STORY
By Caridad Svich
Know Theatre of Cincinnati
A Digital Theatre Experience
February 26-March 27, 2021

TURNING
By Darrah Cloud (alumna)
Centenary Stage Company
In-person and live-streamed
February 25-March 7, 2021

CINDY, THE DREAMER (OR, NO SMALL POTATOES)
By Julia Izumi (Incoming Resident)
Hudson Stage Company
Virtual Staged Reading
February 21, 2021

REVENGE PORN
By Carla Ching
Play-PerView 
Online Reading to benefit Ma-Yi Theater, to start a microgrant program for NYC artists in need
Live February 13, 2021 @7PM.EST
On-Demand February 14-17, 2021

THE BOOK OF MAGDALENE
By Caridad Svich
Main Street Theater
Initial Digital Premiere
February 11–21, 2021

ON LOVE
By Mfoniso Udofia
MCC Theater’s LiveLab
Live Virtual Reading
February 11, 2021 
Available on demand through February 25, 2021

TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY
By Susan Soon He Stanton
Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists and Theater Mu
Virtual Stage Production
February 5, 2021: Preview performance
February 6-14, 2021: LIVE broadcast performances
February 15-21, 2021: Video-On-Demand

TIGER STYLE
By Mike Lew
Huntington Theatre
Audio Play
Series of four FREE podcast episodes starting Thursday, February 4
Will air in full on Saturday, February 6 from 6pm - 8pm

RED BIKE
By Caridad Svich
Unicorn Theatre
Virtual Theatre Production
Available to Stream Feb 3-21, 2021

THE TENURE ITCH
By Ken Urban
Keen Company
Part of Keen On New Work: A Discussion with The 2020 Playwrights Lab Writers
Discussion & Reading of Excerpts
January 26, 2021

THE SECURELY CONFERRED, VOUCHSAFED KEEPSAKES OF MAERY S.
By Sibyl Kempson
Abrons Arts Center and The Chocolate Factory
4-part Episodic Radio Play
All four episodes available for streaming:  January 25 to May 15, 2021

BERLIN DIARIES
By Andrea Stolowitz
Artists Repertory Theatre
Spotify, Apple, iHeartRadio, Audible
Audio Drama
Available starting January 25, 2021
Virtual Release Party:  January 24, 2021 @6pm ET

RUSSIAN TROLL FARM:  A WORKPLACE COMEDY
By Sarah Gancher
TheaterWorks Hartford, TheatreSquared, in association with The Civilians
Live, site-specific play for the internet (recording of live event)
Extended through January 14, 2021

THE BLEEDING CLASS
By Chisa Hutchinson (resident)
Geva Theatre
Audio Play
Available through December 31, 2020

LOVE AND KINDNESS IN THE TIME OF QUARANTINE
Featuring work by Connie Congdon (alumna) and Octavio Solis (alumnus), among others
The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis
Songs and monologues
Available through December 31, 2020

YOU WILL SWIM OCEANS
Conceived with and lyrics by Matthew Paul Olmos (resident), original music by April Dawn Guthrie
The Assembly
December 14, 2020 through February 6, 2021
This event will be continue to be available on YouTube.  Please follow the link above.

ALLIGATOR MOUTH/TADPOLE ASS
By J. Julian Christopher (resident)
Theatre Rhinoceros
Live-streamed Production
December 11 - 20, 2020 Opening Night: December 12, 2020

IS EDWARD SNOWDEN SINGLE?
By Kate Cortesi
Jungle Theater
Virtual Production
December 5-20, 2020

VAPOR TRAIL
By Ken Urban (resident)
Playwrights' Center In The Lab series
Audio Play / Presentation of Work-in-Progress
December 18, 2020

CHEAP DATE NO. 11
Featuring work by Mona Mansour (resident)
Society Theatre
Short Scenes & Sketches
December 18, 2020

ONLY YOU WILL RECOGNIZE THE SIGNAL
By Rob Handel (alumnus), Kristin Marting, and Kamala Sankaram (CLS alumna)
HERE
October 29 – December 17

HEROES OF THE FOURTH TURNING
By Will Arbery (resident)
The Wilma Theater
Digital, site-specific production
December 1-13, 2020

In Conversation:  David Adjmi (alumnus) and Adam Greenfield
Playwrights Horizons
Virtual conversation about the launch of David Adjmi’s new memoir, LOT SIX
December 10, 2020 @6:30pm

LOCKDOWN
By Cori Thomas (resident)
Rattlestick Playwrights Theater
Reading
December 3-7, 2020
And:  Lockdown Panel with playwright Cori Thomas and prison activists and writers James King and Robbie Pollock
December 4, 2020 at 4:00PM
Join Lockdown playwright Cori Thomas and prison activists and writers James King and Robbie Pollock for a discussion about Lockdown and its resonance for those with lived experience with incarceration and the criminal justice system.

CHEAP DATE NO. 10
Featuring work by Mona Mansour (resident)
Society Theatre
Short Scenes & Sketches
December 5, 2020

THE MERIT SYSTEM
By Edwin Sanchez (alumnus)
Long Wharf Theatre
Virtual Live Performance
December 4, 2020

UNDERGROUND FAIRY
By Tara Ahmadinejad, Translated by Aya Ogawa (resident)
Japan Society
Virtual production
Available through December 2, 2020

HOW TO TRANSCEND A HAPPY MARRIAGE
By Sarah Ruhl (alumna)
Concord Theatricals Read More Plays Book Club
Book club via webinar
A discussion of the play will feature ND alumna Sarah Ruhl, original cast members Lena Hall and Austin Smith, and will be moderated by Sarah’s husband and NYU professor/psychiatrist, Tony Charuvastra.  (When you RSVP, you’ll receive a 30% discount code to purchase the script.
Wednesday, December 2 at 6pm 

TAKE MY HAND AND WAVE GOODBYE
By Tammy Ryan
Orlando Shakes
Reading 
October 10, 2020

BULRUSHER
By Eisa Davis (alumna)
Bard at the Gate
Reading
September 17, 2020

WE ARE PROUD TO PRESENT A PRESENTATION ABOUT THE HERERO OF NAMIBIA, FORMERLY KNOWN AS SOUTHWEST AFRICA, FROM THE GERMAN SUDWESTAFRIKA, BETWEEN THE YEARS 1884-1915
By Jackie Sibblies Drury (former Van Lier Fellow)
Undermain Theatre
Archival performance video of Undermain Theatre's 2014 production
September 16 - October 4, 2020

SEVEN HOMELESS MAMMOTHS WANDER NEW ENGLAND
By Madeleine George (alumna)
Two River Theater
Act 1 on Wed, Sept 16 and Act 2 with Q&A Thurs, Sept 17 at 7:00 PM ET

SLOW FOOD
By Wendy MacLeod
Arizona Theatre Company
Reading
September 15-19, 2020

LOVE AND WARCRAFT
By Madhuri Shekar
American Conservatory Theater and Perseverance Theatre
Live performance, September 10 & 11; on demand Sept. 18-25. 

WELCOME HOME
By Cori Thomas
Milwaukee Repertory Theater’S 20/20 Vision For Milwaukee Arts A One-Day Conference in Partnership with Milwaukee Black Theater Festival
Short play
September 9, 2020, beginning at 2pm ET
The performance will be recorded and available after the live streaming.

LOCKDOWN
By Cori Thomas
Brief performance followed by a conversation
Eugene O'Neill Theater Center and Howl Round
September 9 at 6pm ET
This event will be recorded and available for viewing after the live streaming.

the broken’hearts of a corrupted white house
By Matthew Paul Olmos
Kane Repertory Theatre
Reading
Wednesday, September 9th starting at 8:30 ET
The stream will be available for a few days after the reading.

RUSSIAN TROLL FARM
By Sarah Gancher
Arkansas New Play Festival
Workshop presentation
Available through September 20th