Playwrights Festival

In collaboration with The Provincetown Library, “Lab Results: Selections from the Provincetown Playwrights’ Lab, 1999 – 2014“, is an ebook being published. This year’s festival celebrates fifteen years of Playwrights’ Lab with eight selections from the book.

“The Tour” by Candace Perry

2011 Selection Provincetown Playwrights’ Lab Festival

Two aging Southern sisters visit the plantation once owned by their family and, instead of taking a tour touting the glories of the past, they spend the day as slaves.

“Tony” by Doug Asher-Best

An adult woman recalls the bullying of a gay classmate in high school.

H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Picture in the House” Adapted for the stage by Bragan Thomas

2011 Selection Provincetown Playwrights’ Lab Festival

When a scholarly traveler takes shelter in an ancient cottage, he learns too much for his own good.

“In The Middle” by Paul Pilcher

A young man struggles with bisexuality.

“Deceit” by Bob Cohen

A play about how sexual attraction overcomes the mutterings of logic.

“Passing the Torch” by Jerry Thompson

Lucelia, age eighty-three, faces a difficult challenge at the Pilgrims’ Monument in Provincetown with support from her eight year old granddaughter Lucy.