Maine Playwrights Festival 2018 Selected Plays

MPF 18 FB Banner
BOY MISSING  by Travis G. Baker
In a small-town bar, Darcy and Jerry are going to have a ‘conversation’ about the missing boy who connects their families.

KNOCKS AND HOW TO ANSWER  by Ron Kanecke
Two lonely people at crossroads in their lives meet during a hurricane evacuation.

GESUNDHEIT  by Parker Lemal-Brown
After deciding out of the blue that he’s on his deathbed, a father’s cavalier attitude towards illness – and giving away his possessions – drives his daughter to desperation.

ANGELS WE HAVE HEARD  by Gordon LePage
After the arrival of an unexpected young guest, a successful New York real estate agent must appraise the value of her properties past and present.

SLEEPING AT CAMPOBELLO  by Jennifer Reck
Historical artifacts get borrowed and broken as the summer season at Campobello draws to a close, and a docent finds herself in a compromising position in the Roosevelts’ bedroom.

 

The five selected plays were performed from April 26 through May 5, 2018 at the Studio Theater at Portland Stage (25A Forest Avenue) in Portland, and on May 6 at Penobscot Theatre’s 51 Main Street space.

Details on how to submit a script to the 2019 Maine Playwrights Festival will be posted on this site in August.