Brave New Works 2020
Join us for three weeks of Brave New Works 2020, The Playwriting Center of Theater Emory’s biennial festival of new work!
All readings are free of charge and perform in the Theater Lab at the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts.
Sign up to reserve your free ticket here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0444aaae2ca1fb6-brave1
Friday, January 31
The Use of Wildflowers by Kimberly Belflower at 7:30 p.m.
Directed by Samantha Provenzano
Saturday, February 1
The Hands That Could by Josh Wilder at 2:00 p.m.
Directed by Jamil Jude
One Thousand Years of Sacred Music and Two Americans by Brendan Pelsue with Music by Matthew Suttor at 7:30 p.m.
Directed by Leora Morris
Week 2: 4:48X2020
Saturday, February 8
Alumni 4:48x2020 Marathon Reading of four plays starting at 3:00 p.m.
4:48x2020, Emory's annual speed-writing challenge that brings together four of the best and brightest playwrights to pen brand new plays inspired by shared source material in a mere 48 hours is back during!
Playwrights: David Garrett, Scott Turner Schofield, Edith Freni, Jim Grimsley
Creative Collaborators: Dr. David Lynn, Dr. Amanda Freeman and team
Directed By: Leslie Swackhamer
Acting Ensemble: Allen Read, Blake Covington, Maggie Beker, Claire Rigsby
The 2020 Source Material: The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming by David Wallace-Wells
Friday, February 14
Wright Lab: Day by Julia Byrne and Land of Smiles by Anneka Rose at 7:30 p.m.
Directed by Park Krausen
Saturday, February 15
Edinburgh Fringe Project: The Dark Hound of Malleus written by the Theater Emory Touring Ensemble at 7:30 p.m.
Directed by Brent Glenn
Sunday, February 16
Lenaia Playwriting Festival- student-written new work