Join us in search of the next great American play.
Now in its ninth year, the Colorado New Play Summit is fast becoming THE place to be in February for anyone interested in the future of theatre and the issues that touch all our lives. We invite you to join us here at one of the country’s most exciting and welcoming new play festivals.
You won’t be disappointed. The latest Summit updates:
Samuel D. Hunter’s The Whale
wins Lucille Lortel Award for BEST PLAY (as well as awards for Best Actor and Best Costumes) for its production at New York’s Playwrights Horizons. After its reading at the Summit in 2011 and 2012 world premiere at the Denver Center and the production at Playwrights Horizons, The Whale
also has been produced at South Coast Repertory and Victory Gardens.
In the upcoming 2013/14 season, we will be producing four plays that were read at last year’s New Play Summit: Just Like Us
by Karen Zacarías based on the book by Helen Thorpe (a DCTC commission). The Most Deserving
by Catherine Trieschmann, black odyssey
by Marcus Gardley (a DCTC commission) and The Legend of Georgia McBride
by Matthew Lopez. Save the Date: The 2014 Colorado New Play Summit will be held February 7-9.