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Southern Writers’ Festival of New Plays at ASF

Explore Southern identity by looking at who we are today during the Southern Writers Festival of New Plays, October 19 – October 21, 2018. This lively three-day event features premiere theatrical readings, stimulating conversation, and delicious food. 

During the festival, playwrights will develop and polish their stories by working with actors, directors, dramaturgs, and the audience—every voice matters.

7:00pm - Reading: The Light of the World 
by Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder, directed by Kent Thompson

9:15pm - Welcome Reception in the Shakespeare Garden

10:00am - Reading: A Sudden Spontaneous Event 
by David Lee Nelson, directed by Adam Knight

12:15pm - Lunch & Panel Discussion 

2:15pm - Reading: Singles in Agriculture 
by Abby Rosebrock, directed by Mikhaela Mahony

5:30pm - State of the South Report & Cocktail Dinner

11:00am - Reading: In the Southern Breeze 
by Jireh Breon Holder, directed by LA Williams

The SWF Weekend Pass* includes all events, meals, and readings listed above. If you are a true theatre enthusiast, the weekend pass is the right choice for you! You can buy a weekend pass for $125 or purchase readings and events individually.

*Weekend pass must be reserved by Friday, October 12, 2018.

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Alabama Shakespeare Festival, One Festival Drive Montgomery, AL 36117

Category: Arts, Community

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