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BEST OF PLAYGROUND 20
The Best Short Plays by the Bay Area's Best New Writers

June 2-19, 2016
Thu-Sat at 8pm / Sun at 7pm*
Thick House, 1695 18th Street (off Arkansas Street), San Francisco
Tickets: $25-$45
All-Festival Passes start at just $80!
For the complete festival lineup, click here.
* The June 19 perf will begin at 8pm due to the Warriors NBA Championship Game 7.

Box Office

The River God by Madeleine Butler, directed by Jeffrey Lo
I'm Really Sorry About This by Patricia Cotter, directed by Tracy Ward
Ophy's Apothecary by Karen Macklin, directed by Reena Dutt
Digging Ditches in Fresno by Isaac Ontiveros, directed by Jim Kleinmann
Boys Beware by Kirk Shimano, directed by Katja Rivera
The Lunatics by Josh Williams, directed by Jim Kleinmann

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Review on TheatreStorm

Festival Special Events
June 9-12: Young Playwrights Project "Curtain Raisers"
June 5, 12, 19: Post-Performance Playwright Talk-Backs
June 18: June Anne Baker Prize Night



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Rinabeth Apostol, Nican Robinson, Douglas Giorgis and Dodds Delzell in Madeleine Butler's THE RIVER GOD, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Rinabeth Apostol and Nican Robinson in Madeleine Butler's THE RIVER GOD, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Nican Robinson, Michael Phillis and Dodds Delzell in Kirk Shimano's BOYS BEWARE, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Dodds Delzell, Nican Robinson and Michael Phillis in Kirk Shimano's BOYS BEWARE, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Stephanie Prentice, Michael Phillis and Rinabeth Apostol in Karen Macklin's OPHY'S APOTHECARY, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Stephanie Prentice, Rinabeth Apostol and Michael Phillis in Karen Macklin's OPHY'S APOTHECARY, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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(l-r) Nican Robinson, Stephanie Prentice, Morgan J. Booker and Douglas Giorgis in Patricia Cotter's I'M REALLY SORRY ABOUT THIS, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Stephanie Prentice and Morgan J. Booker in Patricia Cotter's I'M REALLY SORRY ABOUT THIS, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Stephanie Prentice and Rinabeth Apostol in Isaac Ontiveros's DIGGING DITCHES IN FRESNO, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Rinabeth Apostol and Stephanie Prentice in Isaac Ontiveros's DIGGING DITCHES IN FRESNO, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Dodds Delzell, Douglas Giorgis and Michael Phillis in Joshua Williams' THE LUNATICS, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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Morgan J. Booker and Douglas Giorgis in Joshua Williams' THE LUNATICS, from Best of PlayGround 20.

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