Depot News

News and notes about playwrights and readers featured in this series.

Cynthia Arsenault

"I Am You" was staged at Asphalt Jungle Shorts XV in Kitchener, Ontario in June and will be published in A Solitary Voice: A Collection of Epic Monologues, available on Amazon. 

"A Fateful Fiasco" will play at Hovey Theatre Summer Shorts in Waltham, MA, July 21-29, 2018, and Guten Morgen is available at

Lucy Kirkwood

Lucy Kirkwood's play The Children, read at the Depot in October 2017, has been nominated for a 2018 Tony Award in the Best New Play Award category.

Geoff Leatham

Reader Geoff Leatham recently starred in Counter-Productions Theatre Company's world premier of Le Dernier Repas, by David Eliet. 

Counter-Productions also runs a staged reading series for new plays. Next up is Jayne Hannah's "Stalking" to be held at 7 PM, AS220's Black Box, 35 Empire Street, Providence, RI.

Sally Shen

Reader Sally Shen, Executive Director of New York's Yangtze Repertory Theatre, announces YRT's upcoming production of Romulus the Great by Friedrich Dürrenmatt, 7-23 June. 

Boston Podcast Players

The second season of the Boston Podcast Players includes an interview between host and founder Greg Lam, guest host Anne, and playwright Michael Bradford, with his play Fathers and Sons.  

Greg Lam

Greg Lam's Repossessed will be produced by Theatre Conspiracy in August 2018.

Michael Bradford, Elizabeth Reynolds, and Dorian Mendez

Michael Bradford's Rootwoman recently was performed at Norwich Arts Council's Donald L. Oat Theater, April 19-22. Michael directed with Mary Kay Kelleher. Readers Elizabeth Reynolds and Dorian Mendez starred in the ensemble.


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