The Playwrights' Center

2301 Franklin Ave. E.
Minneapolis, MN 55406
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Develops new playwrights and their plays through staged readings at the Playwrights' Lab; sponsors other programs for new playwrights, storytellers and writers.

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  • The Reagan Years
    4 months ago by Ed Huyck

    The always-busy Dominic Orlando will take audiences back to the cold-hearted, cocaine-fueled 1980s with his latest work for the Workhaus Collective, The Reagan Years. The play centers on a quartet of twentysomethings leaving their p...

  • The Reagan Years Heads Back to the Big, Bad '80s
    5 months ago by Ed Huyck

    Dominic Orlando knows the '80s like the back of his hand. The prolific playwright lived in New York City at the time. Growing up in an Italian-American family in NYC with older brothers, he also learned a lot about family dynamics. ...

  • Skin Deep Sea
    7 months ago by Ed Huyck

    Playful playwright embraces an alternative 19th-century America full of airships, mermaids, and pirates in Skin Deep Sea, the latest work from the Workhaus Collective. Stanton’s steampunk-inspired tale features sisters Felicit...

  • The Seward Winter Frolic: Art in the 'Hood
    9 months ago by Jessica Armbruster

    Now in its 15th year, the Seward Winter Frolic celebrates the galleries, shops, and schools in the neighborhood. Things kick off Friday with a benefit party at the Playwrights' Center. During the evening, there will be performances ...

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