Penn Plays Reading at Kelly Writers House

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 10:30am

Kelly Writers House

First Reading: PENN PLAYS FELLOWSHIP

The Theatre Arts Program and Kelly Writers House are pleased to announce the fourth year of the PENN PLAYS FELLOWSHIP, a collaborative playwriting project open to current students, faculty, and staff at the University of Pennsylvania. The PENN PLAYS FELLOWSHIP features a $500 award for the winning playwright and the opportunity to develop the winner’s script through critical feedback by Penn faculty, professional writers, and dramaturgs. The Fellowship will culminate in a staged reading or workshop production of the winning work at the Bruce Montgomery Theatre. 

Playwright Jacqueline Goldfinger and director David O'Connor will feature in the reading panel discussion following the reading.

This event will be the first public reading of the winning play, featuring local professional actors and refreshments following the event. Free and open to the public.