2017 Summit goes global while hitting close to home

This year’s Summit drew 44 playwrights and 36 theatre organizations from at least 16 states. Overall attendance ht a new high of 2,900.

The 2017 Scenesters, No. 10: Samantha Shapard

The judging, conducted as a blind draw, produced two twins in the top 10 of our annual teen playwriting competition.

The 2017 Scenesters, No. 9: Daniela Villalobos

‘I learned that no matter how much we wish we weren’t in a certain situation, we have to learn how to solve it, or live…

The 2017 Scenesters: Parker Bennett

The sophomore from Fossil Ridge High School in Fort Collins is the second student from Kristin Rust’s class to and in the 2017 Top 10.

The 2017 Scenesters: Jessica Wood

The senior from Denver Christian School finished in the top three last year. She’s back with a new story about two sisters on the eve…

The 2017 Scenesters: Amelia Middlebrooks

The Valor Christian junior’s play ‘The Mistress of Stories’ is about ‘how we have to break away from what is toxic in our lives to…