Featuring collections of one-act plays, Women at Large, Women at Home, and Devising Women.
Join us for the shows, talk-backs and meet and greets with the local playwrights and the power-house all female directors and production team.
Local Bay Area women authors share an intimate night of new one-acts answering the question "What did she overcome?"
The poems in this piece are performed by Rachel Wynne as Calliope, and Nayla Makinano, as The Girl.
Poem: girl power by ae
by Kathleen Haynie
directed by Caitlin Strom-Martin, with Ellen Rawley (Alice Paul)
A true crusader at her worst moment remembers.
Poem: Butterfly Worm by Sara Valerio
by Nancy Hargis
directed by Jessica Headington, directed by Jessica Headington, with Anastasia Encarnacion (Sue)
A funny and heartfelt glimpse of the human factor in "the homeless issue."
Poem: BoysBoysBoys by Heather Gibeson
Poem: Don’t by B. Vega
by Lorin Bell
directed by Allie Pratt, with Lorin Bell (Evy)
by Erin Lane
directed By Beulah Vega, with Heather Gibeson (Star Dobber), Olivia Rooney (Shadow One), and Noel Yates (Shadow Two
Stand-up comedy requires you to play by men's rules, or does it?
Poem: Gone by B.Vega
by Madeline Puccioni
directed by Jacinta Gorringe, with Jeanne St Jean (Ruth) and Peri Zoe Stanley (Ellie)
A poignant look at the loss of a child and the discovery of the path toward healing.
Poem: Confidence by Katie Silva
by Merlyn Sell
directed by Beulah Vega, with Heather Gibeson (Clown), Lindsay John (Princess), Taylor Diffenderfer (Lady), Olivia Rooney (Celia), Margaret Bromige (Rosalind), Regine Danae (Isabelle), Tika Moon (Pauline), and Catherine Bish (The Queen)
An exiled princess finds herself surrounded and aided by Shakespeare's heroines. Can she reclaim her throne with their help?
Mature Content Advisory: Due to the mature content portrayed in these performances, all shows are recommended for ages 15 and above.