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The New Play Reading Series is created to give voice to the work of new and established playwrights. It is in substance an incubator that serves to nurture the work for a three-year period in a supportive and collaborative environment with other artisans, actors and directors. Further, it is a forum where audience members are welcomed to engage in an open dialogue with the playwright and director about the issues presented in the material as well as techniques used to present them. The New Play Reading Series was initiated in the spring of 1992.



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Actors Tom Howell and Izadore Mizell Perform in Blues Theme for Talladega, by Cornell H. Calhoun, III at the Kennedy Center 8th annual Page-to-Stage Festival.  Photo by Clarence Henry, III

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