Calendar

    Please browse our list of upcoming and recent events, classes, and opportunities. We update this calendar throughout the year, so please check back for more updates.

    Fall 2017 Events & Classes

    SEPTEMBER

    OCTOBER

    SPECIAL READING: Honor Flight by Willy Holtzman
    October 9, 7:30pm ET
    The Proscenium Theatre at The Drake
    302 S. Hicks St, Philadelphia, PA

    CLASS: Playwriting 201 – Session 1 with Jacqueline Goldfinger
    October 20, 2017 – 7:00pm – 10:00pm ET
    Online

    NOVEMBER

    CLASS: Six Week Workshop with Tammy Ryan
    November 2, 9, 16, 30; December 7, 14 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm ET
    Online

    CLASS: Seven Week Workshop with Lauren Feldman (Sold Out)
    October 15, 1:00pm – 6:00pm ET
    Online

    CLASS: Playwriting 101 – Session 2 with Brie Knight 
    November 4, 1:00pm – 6:00pm ET
    Online

    CLASS: Playwriting 101 – Session 3 with John Yearley 
    November 11-18, 10:00am – 12:30 pm ET
    Online

    CLASS: Playwriting 201 – Session2 with Jacqueline Goldfinger
    November 11, 10:00am – 130 pm ET
    Online

    DECEMBER

    CLASS: Playwriting 101 – Session 4 with John Yearly
    Thursdays, December 7 & 14, 7:00pm – 9:30pm ET
    The Drake, Philadelphia

    CLASS: Playwriting 101: Session 5 with Jacqueline Goldfinger 
    Lunch & Learn: Monday-Thursday, December 4-7, Noon-1:14pm ET
    Online

    CLASS: Breaking Taboos with Winter Miller
    December 17, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
    Online

    Summer 2017 Events & Classes

    JUNE

    Foundry Showcase
    June 12, 7:00pm
    The Drake, Bluver Stage

    EDUCATION READING: Communion. Alone.
    by Robin Rodriquez

    June 20, 7:00 pm
    The Drake, Bluver Stage

    JULY

    2017 Conference Seating Registration Opens
    July 1

    CLASS: The Drawer Play – Rewriting and Reclamation
    with Liz Duffy Adams

    Saturdays, July 8 – 22, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
    Online

    CLASS: Navigating the Industry with
    Jeremy Stoller
    (Session 1, Weekend Writers) 
    July 9, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
    Online

    2017 Annual Conference
    July 11-30
    The Drake

    CLASS: Playwriting 101
    with Jacqueline Goldfinger
    (Session 2, Night Owls)

    July 11 – 13, 7:00pm – 9:30 pm
    Online

    CLASS: Writing For Performers: Plays & Screenplays
    with John Yearley 

    July 11, 21, and 23, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
    Philadelphia, The Drake

    SPECIAL READING: Bottle Fly
    by Jacqueline Goldfinger 

    July 16, 7:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: Galilee
    by Christine Evans 

    July 18, 5:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: Hard Cell
    by Brent Askari 

    July 18, 8:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: Thirst
    by C.A. Johnson

    July 19, 5:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: penny candy
    by Jonathan Norton

    July 19, 8:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: With
    by Carter Lewis

    July 20, 5:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: The House of the Negro Insane
    by Terence Anthony 

    July 20, 8:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CLASS: Writing In Community
    with Jack Tamburri and Jeremy Gable

    July 22-23, 9:00am – 12:00pm
    Philadelphia, The Drake

    CLASS: Working with Objects and Images
    with Christine Evans
    July 22-23, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
    Philadelphia, The Drake

    FOUNDRY READING: Pancake Queen
    by Brie Knight

    July 24, 7:30pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    ADDITIONAL READING: Bobby James
    by Anne Marie Cammarato 

    July 25, 7:30pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    ALUMNI MONOLOGUES: After the Election
    July 27, 6:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: Galilee
    by Christine Evans

    July 27, 8:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: Hard Cell
    by Brent Askari
    July 28, 8:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    Intern Playwright Ten-Minute Plays
    July 29, 2:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium 

    CONFERENCE READING: penny candy
    by Jonathan Norton

    July 29, 4:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: Thirst
    by C.A. Johnson

    July 29, 8:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: The House of the Negro Insane
    by Terence Anthony

    July 30, 2:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    CONFERENCE READING: With
    by Carter Lewis

    July 30, 5:00pm
    The Drake, Proscenium

    AUGUST

    CLASS: Inspiration & Perspiration: A Writing Prompt Workshop
    with Lauren Feldman 

    Mondays, July 31 – August 21, 6:30p – 9:30pm
    Online

    CLASS: Playwriting 101
    with Jacqueline Goldfinger
    (Session 3, Lunch & Learn)

    Monday – Friday, August 7-11, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
    Online

    CLASS: Playwriting 101
    with Jacqueline Goldfinger
    (Session 4, Weekend Writers)

    August 20, 1:00pm – 6:00pm
    Online

    CLASS: Navigating the Industry
    with Jeremy Stoller
    (Session 2, Night Owls)

    August 31, 7:00pm – 1:00pm
    Online

    "At PlayPenn, it's all about the work. Creating it, listening to it, making it better"

    -John O’Hara, PlayPenn Student
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