PlayPenn advances Philadelphia’s reputation as a crossroads for theatre artists.
The Art of Playwriting
PlayPenn is an artist-driven organization dedicated to improving the way in which new plays are developed. Our annual Conference and year-round development workshops result in staged readings of new plays each year for over 1,800 artists, producers, and theatergoers. Additionally, our educational programs serve another 250 writers from around the globe.
Our 2018 Playwrights
We support artists at all career stages across a broad spectrum of cultural, economic, ethnic, and gender experience.