Maine Playwrights Festival 2020
The 2020 Maine Playwrights Festival includes fully staged performances of short plays (8-30 minutes in length) written by Maine Playwrights. Each selected script will be performed on every show night during the festival. The plays will be performed at the Studio Theater at Portland Stage (25 Forest Avenue) in Portland from April 16 to 26, 2020.
2020 Featured Plays:
PORTLAND MAINE HAS A REALLY GREAT RESTAURANT SCENE
by Brent Askari
Is Portland's restaurant scene a vibrant enough topic to distract three wealthy Mainers from the events happening around them?
by Nolan Ellsworth & Shannon Wade
The apocalypse is a cold one, but four strange companions search for good luck in the darkness.
MISS LE GALLIENNE ANNOUNCES THE NEW SEASON
by Carolyn Gage
Actress Eva Le Gallienne faces the press for the first time after the fire that almost killed her and the scandal of her girlfriends divorce.
by Alexa Gallant
Jane Grey, the nine day queen of England, tries to find her way against her own objectification amidst impending tragedy.
GREEN LIGHT (GOING)
by Hollie Pryor
Two daughters help their mother to relive an important moment of her past; but how far are they willing to go to do so?
THE BI-ANNUAL STONE SKIPPING COMPETITION ON LONG LAKE
by Stowell Watters
A group of friends returns to Long Lake to reconnect and skip stones, but soon run into harrowing trials both emotional and intergalactic.
Portland Stage Studio Theater (View)
25A Forest Avenue
Portland, ME 04101
|Minimum Age: 13|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|