Playwrights' Center-developed work on stage January-March 2018

This season, more than 40 productions of Playwrights’ Center-developed work can be stages across the country and abroad (see map).

January-March 2018, catch these 23 Playwrights’ Center-developed pieces. Did we miss some? Let us know at

[Updated Feb 15, 2018.]

For the Loyal by Lee Blessing
Interrobang Theatre Project, Chicago, IL
Jan 6 – Feb 4, 2018

Halftime With Don by Ken Weitzman
Phoenix Theatre, Indianapolis, IN
Jan 12 – Feb 4, 2018
Rolling world premiere

Jitney by August Wilson
Congo Square Theatre Company, Chicago, IL
Jan 12 – Feb 18, 2018

Wrongful Death and Other Circus Acts by Christohper Demos-Brown
Zoetic Stage, Miami, FL
Jan 18 – Feb 4, 2018
World premiere

Marie and Rosetta by George Brant
Cleveland Play House, Cleveland, OH
Jan 20 – Feb 11, 2018

We’re Gonna Be Okay by Basil Kreimendahl
American Theater Company, Chicago, IL
Jan 25 – Mar 4, 2018

The Great Leap by Lauren Yee
Denver Center, Denver, CO
Produced in association with Seattle Rep
Feb 2 – Mar 11, 2018
World premiere

For the Loyal by Lee Blessing
Heartland Theatre Company, Normal, IL
Feb 8–24, 2018

My Mother Has 4 Noses by Jonatha Brooke
Jungle Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Feb 10 – Mar 4, 2018

Seal Boy by Ken Weitzman
American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York, NY
Feb 12-17, 2018
World premiere

Terminus by Gabriel Jason Dean
Monk Parrots at New York Theatre Workshop, New York, NY
Feb 17 – Mar 10, 2018

Marie and Rosetta by George Brant
Detroit Public Theatre, Detroit, MI
Feb 17 – Mar 11, 2018

End of Shift by Jenny Connell Davis
Nazareth College, Rochester, NY
Feb 16–25, 2018

queens by Martyna Majok
LCT3, New York, NY
Mar 5–25, 2018
World premiere

we, the invisibles by Susan Soon He Stanton
Humana Festival of New American Plays
Actors Theatre, Louisville, KY
Mar 23 – April 8, 2018
World premiere

Marie and Rosetta by George Brant
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati, OH
Mar 3–31, 2018

The Happiest Place on Earth by Philip Dawkins
Diversionary Theatre, San Diego, CA
Mar 15 – Apr 15, 2018

Heartland by Gabriel Jason Dean
Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, NY
Mar 15 – Apr 1, 2018
World premiere

410[GONE] by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig
Rorschach Theatre, Washington, DC
March 23 - April 15, 2018

The Great Leap by Lauren Yee
Seattle Repertory Theatre, Seattle, WA
Produced in association with Denver Center
Mar 23 – Apr 22, 2018
World premiere

Going Down by Michele Lee
Sydney Theatre Company, Sydney, Australia
Produced in association with Malthouse Theatre
Mar 23 – May 5, 2018
World premiere

A Wives’ Tale by Christina Ham
Theatre Unbound, St. Paul, MN
Mar 24 – Apr 8, 2018
World premiere

The Gentleman Caller by Philip Dawkins
Raven Theatre, Chicago, IL
Mar 28 – May 13, 2018
World premiere