Topics – Sheila Callaghan

June 25, 2013

Playwright-to-Playwright: The After Seven Festival Video Series

In this video series celebrating the 2013 After Seven Festival, we randomly paired the eight out-going playwrights of New Dramatists and asked them each to, after spending 7-years in each others' company either directly or universally, consider something they needed to know from that person and then to pose the burning questions.  Read More

Sheila Callaghan

Women Laughing Alone with Salad
by Sheila Callaghan
directed by Morgan Gould
Each tribute includes a public meet/greet reception following the reading.

A trashy feminist deconstruction of the popular internet meme.

Sheila Callaghan

Women Laughing Alone with Salad by Sheila Callaghan

A trashy feminist deconstruction of the popular internet meme.

Commissioned by the UMBC Theater Department.

Creativity Fund offers playwrights the opportunity to workshop new plays or musicals for up to five days.

Learn more about Creativity Fund.

This Creativity Fund project was made possible by a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
October 11, 2012

13P, The Innovative American Playwrights Collective, Implodes and Launches "A People's History of 13P"

In 2003, concerned that the trend of endless readings and development programs was limiting the texture and ambition of new American plays, 13 midcareer playwrights banded together to try a different model. Each playwright would serve as Artistic Director of the company—deciding the goals of the project, designing its process, and choosing collaborators—as it realized a full production of his/her play. They called this organization 13P and together, they realized full productions of 13 plays, one by each playwright. In July 2012 with their final production, Sara Ruhl’s (P#13) sold-out Melancholy Play, 13P completed its mission and imploded.   Read More

September 18, 2012

FoolsFury cruises with Sheila Callaghan's "Port Out, Starboard Home"

Celebrated playwright-screenwriter Sheila Callaghan is offering up what is sure to be a wild ride in Port Out, Starboard Home.  Read More

July 30, 2012

New La MaMa Season to Feature Sheila Callaghan & Taylor Mac

Sheila Callaghan and Taylor Mac

La MaMa has announced the line-up for its 51st season, themed "Beyond Borders."  Read More

November 17, 2011

Boston Court's PLAY/ground Festival Includes Sheila Callaghan and David Wiener

Sheila Callaghan and David Wiener

The Theatre @ Boston Court's play festival presents plays that are in keeping with Boston Court's mission, which urges artists to fearlessly and passionately pursue their unique voice and vision. Play selection encompasses a wide variety of genres, with a special emphasis on nurturing playwrights and new play development, which are inherently theatrical, textually rich, and visually arresting.  Read More


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