Posted on August 9, 2018

Sarah Gasser

PlayGround-LA Company in the News August-2018

See what PlayGround-LA Writers and Alumni are up to while we prepare for next season’s Monday Night PlayGround-LA! Rhea MacCallum‘s co-authored illustrated book, Dad, I Love You Because…, has been published.  To learn more, please visit:  www.rheamaccallum.com Madeline Puccioni was off to the Dramatists Guild Conference.  Meanwhile, she is working with the women of Towne […]

Posted on July 18, 2018

Sarah Gasser

PlayGround-LA Company in the News July-2018

See what PlayGround-LA Writers and Alumni are up to while we prepare for next season’s Monday Night PlayGround-LA! Allie Costa is currently shooting a thriller/horror film, playing a ruthless leader with unwavering confidence. Between takes, she’s working on a multitude of original screenplays. Learn more: http://www.alliecosta.com  http://www.imdb.me/alliecosta Matt DeNoto‘s short film RUSH JOB won 2nd […]

Posted on June 11, 2018

Jim Kleinmann

PlayGround-LA Launches Commissioning Fund

On May 14, PlayGround celebrated the conclusion of its sixth season with a capacity-crowd performance of the best short plays from the 2017-18 season, the Best of PlayGround-LA Gala, featuring works by Vincent Terrell Durham, Julianne Jigour, Jonathan Josephson, Arthur Keng, Nicki Spencer, and Mercedes Segesvary. And, then, at the conclusion of the program, when […]

Posted on June 11, 2018

Sarah Gasser

PlayGround-LA Company in the News June-2018

See what PlayGround-LA Writers and Alumni are up to! Diana Burbano’s punk rock play FABULOUS MONSTERS will be seen at the Keegan Theatre in Washington DC on June 18th. Her commissioned play ABANDONED will open at Creede Repertory Theatre on July 12th. Mildred Lewis’s short comedy CAST ME! was at the Breath of Fire Latina […]

Posted on May 9, 2018

Sarah Gasser

PlayGround-LA Company in the News May-2018

See what PlayGround-LA Writers and Alumni are up to as we prepare for the May 14 Best of PlayGround-LA Gala! Jonathan Josephson’s play MAX HANDS will be included in the Alliance of Los Angeles Playwright’s one-act festival Kiss My Axe (Hollywood Fringe Festival, June 2-24). Her horror-farce RUNED – riffing on M.R James “Casting the […]

Posted on April 5, 2018

Sarah Gasser

PlayGround-LA Company in the News-April 2018

See what PlayGround-LA Writers and Alumni are up to as we prepare for the May 14 Best of PlayGround-LA Gala! Nayna Agrawal’s  play, DHARMA, is a semi-finalist with Play-Makers, a Spokane, WA-based theater. Her  play, SLUT, will be performed with the Hunger & Thirst Theatre on April 9th in Manhattan. Tickets can be purchased online! […]

Posted on March 22, 2018

Sarah Gasser

March’s People’s Choice Award

The people  have spoken… The March  People’s Choice Award goes to Arthur Keng for his short play, Measured Reality, presented as a staged reading at Monday Night PlayGround on March 12 at the Zephyr Theatre. Congratulations, Arthur! Courtesy of Mr. Keng, we’re pleased to share the first two pages from the award-winning script. Enjoy! MEASURED […]

Posted on March 15, 2018

Sarah Gasser

Wanted: Writers for the PlayGround-LA Writers Pool!

Are you a Los-Angeles-based early-career or aspiring professional playwright? Have you ever wanted to see your plays performed on stage by leading local professional actors? Do you respond well to deadlines? You’re in luck! PlayGround-LA is seeking applications for our 2018-2019 Writers Pool. Member of the Writers Pool can submit their work for the Monday […]