Best of PlayGround

As part of our yearly Festival of New Works, the Best of PlayGround showcases the top six plays from our season’s Monday Night Series.


Best of PlayGround 22

Performances of the Best New Plays by the Bay Area’s Best New Writers!

May 10-27, 2018
Potrero Stage, 1695 18th Street (off Arkansas Street), San Francisco
Tickets: $26-$41 (PWYC Previews, 5/10-11, $6-$41); All-Festival Passes**: $87

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Spiskammers by Rob Dario, directed by Jim Kleinmann
Living Conditions by Lauren Gorski, directed by Becca Wolff
Anna Considers a Cocktail by Ruben Grijalva, directed by Margo Hall
Sh*t Farming for Fun and Profit by Alanna McFall, directed by Katja Rivera
Factory Girls by Erin Marie Panttaja, directed by Jenny McAllister
A Giant Story by Nic A. Sommerfeld, directed by Soren Oliver

Featuring: Floriana Alessandria, Ed Berkeley, Chris Morrell, JennyAn Nelson, Melissa Ortiz*, and David Stein
* Member, Actors’ Equity Association 

** All-Festival Passes include one preferred seating admission to each festival production and reading (a 62% savings)!

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Floriana Alessandria
Ed Berkeley
Chris Morrell
JennyAn Nelson
Melissa Ortiz*
David O. Stein
(L-R) Ed Berkeley, Floriana Alessandria, and David Stein in SPISKAMMERS by Rob Dario, directed by Jim Kleinmann, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018, at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Floriana Alessandria and David Stein in SPISKAMMERS by Rob Dario, directed by Jim Kleinmann, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018, at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) David Stein, JennyAn Nelson, Floriana Alessandria, and Melissa Ortiz* in FACTORY GIRLS by Erin Marie Panttaja, directed by Jenny McAllister, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) David Stein, JennyAn Nelson, Floriana Alessandria, and Melissa Ortiz* in FACTORY GIRLS by Erin Marie Panttaja, directed by Jenny McAllister, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Melissa Ortiz* and Ed Berkeley in ANNA CONSIDERS A COCKTAIL by Ruben Grijalva, directed by Margo Hall, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Chris Morrell, Melissa Ortiz* and Ed Berkeley in ANNA CONSIDERS A COCKTAIL by Ruben Grijalva, directed by Margo Hall, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Chris Morrell, Ed Berkeley, and JennyAn Nelson in LIVING CONDITIONS by Lauren Gorski, directed by Becca Wolff, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Chris Morrell and JennyAn Nelson in LIVING CONDITIONS by Lauren Gorski, directed by Becca Wolff, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Floriana Alessandria and Melissa Ortiz* in SH*T FARMING FOR FUN AND PROFIT by Alanna McFall, directed by Katja Rivera, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Floriana Alessandria, JennyAn Nelson and Melissa Ortiz* in SH*T FARMING FOR FUN AND PROFIT by Alanna McFall, directed by Katja Rivera, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018 at Potrero Stage. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Melissa Ortiz* and David Stein in A GIANT STORY by Nic Sommerfeld, directed by Soren Oliver, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018. Photo: Mellophoto.com.
(L-R) Chris Morrell and Melissa Ortiz* in A GIANT STORY by Nic Sommerfeld, directed by Soren Oliver, part of Best of PlayGround 22, May 10-27, 2018. Photo: Mellophoto.com.