MTA Playwrights Lab

MIT’s new play festival

The MTA Playwrights Lab is a first-of-its-kind collaboration between MIT students and professional theater artists. The Lab is a weekend-long festival of staged readings featuring the work of the eight student writers in the Playwrights’ Workshop (21M.785) taught by Senior Lecturer Ken Urban.

Visit the MIT Music and Theater Arts website: MTA Playwrights Lab.

 

Playwrights’ Workshop is led by MIT Senior Lecturer in Dramatic Writing Ken Urban.

Playwrights Lab 2018 Student Playwrights
Alaisha Alexander ’18
Crystal Chang ’20
Ayomide Fatunde ’18
Amanda Fike ’19
Fatima Husain G
Alana Lidawer ’18
Kollin Wasserlein ’19
Rachel Yang ’18

Playwrights Lab 2018 Directors
Adam Greenfield
Marti Lyons
L.A. Williams

Playwrights Lab 2018 Actors
Alaisha Alexander ’18, Marianna Bassham, Sarah Bedard, Kadahj Bennett, Elle Borders, Marge Buckley, Jordan Clark, Jackie Davis, Peter Duerst ’18, Ayomide Fatunde ’18, Amanda Fike ’19, Brandon Green, Johnny Hager, Matthew J. Harris, Michael Hisamoto, Adrianne Krstansky, Nael Nacer, Maurice Emmanuel Parent, Dan Pecci, Brooks Reeves, Tal Scully ’18, Cody Sloan, Robert Thorpe ’18, Kollin Wasserlein ’19, Rachel Yang ’18

 

Visit the artist’s website: Ken Urban

MTA Playwrights Lab
April 5–7, 2018
MIT Building W97, 345 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
Full program of events

 

MIT News: Playwrights Lab gives young writers a professional experience

MIT Video Productions: MTA Playwrights Lab (video)

Art New England: Giving Voice: Ken Urban, Playwright

 

CAMIT Grant recipient MTA Playwrights Lab. Ayomide Fatunde '18, Jordan Clark, and Cody Sloan. Credit Sarah Wagner.
CAMIT Grant recipient MTA Playwrights Lab. Ayomide Fatunde '18, Jordan Clark, and Cody Sloan. Credit Sarah Wagner.