The Fresh Ink reading series is the first opportunity to hear seven brand new plays from the playwrights in the Dorothy Strelsin New American Writers Group. All readings are free and open to the public. To rsvp please email email@example.com or call Sean Patrick O'Brien at 212-840-9705.
by Susan Soon He Stanton
Friday, May 13th at 4:00PM
A girl named Bitna, 11, lives in Murdo with her father Paul who is a desert Storm Vet, a hoarder, and possibly the town's final resident.
The Yes Ready Within
by Mat Smart
Wednesday, May 18th at 4:00PM
Eden Prairie, Minnesota - 1971. A draft dodger returns from Canada and risks arrest to see a girl from his high school class.
by Ryan King
Monday, May 23rd at 4:00PM
As earthquakes rock the Texas Panhandle and destructive ants eat trailers, saying goodbye to an old friend is anything but simple.
I Get Restless
by Caroline V. McGraw
Tuesday May 24th at 4:00PM
Hazel just got married to a nice man and started a nice job. But Hazel doesn't remember how. A play about the slipperiness of self.
by Leah Nanako Winkler
Wednesday May 25th at 4:00PM
Jenny & David are different. Jenny & David meet on Tinder. Jenny & David ask each other a set of 36 questions that supposedly lead to love.
by Rehana Lew Mirza
Thursday May 26th at 4:00PM
Local Michigan lit prof seeks out famous Muslim-American novelist to find out if he's an Islamophobe, a rube, or a really good lay.
by Sofia Alvarez
Friday, May 27th at 4:00PM
A group of female friends spend a weekend away together in an attempt to re-establish the intimacy shared by their younger selves.
Primary Stages is committed to supporting playwrights at all stages of their careers and providing an artistic home where they can hone their craft and develop their latest works.
All Fresh Ink readings are free and open to the public!
May 13 - 27, 2016
All readings will take place at:
Primary Stages Studios
307 West 38th Street, Suite 1510
New York, NY 10018
or call Sean Patrick O'Brien at 212-840-9705