In light of these recent tragic events, and a growing devastating history of gun violence in the United States and worldwide, we are asking select theatremakers to join us in this project, driven by the ability of theatre to bring together distinct and powerful voices.
AFTER ORLANDO is an international theatre action curated by Missing Bolts Productions and NoPassport Theatre Alliance & Press (Caridad Svich, founder) comprised of over 70 plays written in response to the tragic shooting at Pulse Nightclub, June 12, 2016.
Readings will be held internationally from September 12 - December 31, 2016
Boston Court Performing Arts Center (Pasadena, CA) October 25
Central Square Theatre (Cambridge, MA) December 5
California State University Long Beach (Long Beach, California) November 13
Carthage College Department of Theatre (Kenosha, WI) October 30
Cornell University Teatroller and Civic Ensemble (Ithaca, NY) November 9-10
EST-LA (Los Angeles, CA), October 13
Finborough Theatre (London, UK) Special Marathon Reading, October 31
Forward Flux Productions and Cornish College (Seattle, WA), November 21
Hook and Eye (Brooklyn, NY), November 7
Hostos Community College (Bronx, NY), September 12
The Inge Center (Independence, KS), November 12
Kangagirl Productions (Orlando, FLA), Special Benefit Reading, October 17
Philadelphia Theatre Company & The University of the Arts (Philadelphia, PA), November 21
Playmakers Repertory Company (Chapel Hill, NC), November 28
Miami New Drama (Miami, FLA), November 14
Orlando Shakespeare Theatre: PlayFest: After Pulse (Orlando, FLA), November 5
Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre - The Middle Voice and LGTB Community Center (New York City, NY), October 8
Round House Theater and Olney Theatre Center (Bethesda, MD), October 10
That Uppity Theatre Company (St. Louis), November 13
Tufts University (Medford, MA), September 30
University of Texas at Dallas (Dallas, TX), October 9
with more partners and dates to be announced...
Plays will subsequently be published in a volume by NoPassport Press.