Yale Playwrights Festival 2019

5 New Plays in 2 Days
Yale Playwrights Festival 2019

Five all-new student-written plays have their reading debuts at the Yale Playwrights Festival, February 8th and 9th in the Off-Broadway Theater. 


Friday, February 8, Off Broadway Theater

2:30 pm  PROUD BOYS’ GIRLS by Rachel Calnek-Sugin ‘19. Directed by Mia Fowler ‘20. Mentors: Donald Margulies & Caroline V. McGraw.

5 pm  BOUND by Abbey Joan Burgess ’19. Directed by Jordan Harris ’20. Mentors: Amy Boratko & Edwin Sánchez.     

Saturday, February 9, Off Broadway Theater

1 pm TALK SHOP by Raffi Donatich ‘20. Directed by Emma Chanen ’19. Mentors: Dan Egan & Liz Meriwether ‘04. 

4 pm BURNBABYBURN: AN AMERICAN DREAM by a. k. payne ‘19. Directed by Tiffany Fomby ‘19. Mentors: Obehi Janice & Margaret Spillane.

7 pm LIKE HUMANS by Olivia Facini ‘19.  Directed by Kohl Weisman ‘19.  Mentors: David Auburn & Deb Margolin.

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Performance Dates & Times

February 8, 2019 - 2:30pm

February 8, 2019 - 5:00pm

February 9, 2019 - 1:00pm

February 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

February 9, 2019 - 7:00pm


Off Broadway Theater

Venue Accessibility: 
Building is accessible via a ramp at the main entrance. Seating and facilities are available on the main floor.

Production Team