2014-15 WRITERS POOL Submission Deadline

PlayGround is accepting applications for the 2014-15 PlayGround Writers Pool, the select group of Bay Area writers invited to participate in the celebrated Monday Night series. Applications are due by Midnight on July 31, 2014! » more

20th Anniversary CELEBRATION!

PlayGround will mark twenty years of supporting the Bay Area's best new writers with a one-night celebration on Monday, September 15 at Berkeley Rep, featuring an all-star performance of the top short works from the past twenty seasons! » more


Join PlayGround Resident Playwright Daniel Heath for a new three-session playwriting workshop, July 1, 8 & 15, on how to develop your ideas and create bold new plays. A perfect primer for your 2014-15 Writers Pool submission! » more


Contribute to the PlayGround Annual Campaign and invest in the more than 300 artists creating over three dozen bold new short and full-length plays this year! Help us ensure the future of the American Theatre, one playwright at a time! » more

The Best of PlayGround seriesPlayGround BOOKSTORE!

What do you get the theatre lover on your list who's already got everything? How about The Best of PlayGround, volumes 1-14, the best anthology of the best short plays, or perhaps Aaron Loeb's Abraham Lincoln's Big Gay Dance Party? » more


More News & Features