Readings of 2017 Commissioned Plays

On April 17th, Kentucky Playwrights Workshop hosted public readings of new plays by Kentucky playwrights Bo List (Lexington) and Larry Muhammad (Louisville) at the StageBox Theatre in Lexington. The plays —I Left My Heart in Kissimmee by List, and Muhammad’s Derby Mine#4— were commissioned by KPW. The dramaturg was Kathi E B Ellis, and the Director

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News Journal: “Goguen recognized by EKDAS; play to premiere at Kentucky State Fair”

The News Journal, which is the largest circulated newspaper in Whitley County and the third largest weekly newspaper in the state of Kentucky, posted an article by Teresa Brooks, featuring playwright Catherine Rhoden Goguen, whose most recent work, entitled “RE DO IT” will premiere at the Fifth Annual Kentucky New Play Series at the Kentucky State Fair in Louisville

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Courier Journal: “Kentucky New Play Series at the State Fair”

The Kentucky New Play Series, produced at the Kentucky State Fair by the Kentucky Playwrights Workshop, Inc., was featured in the Louisville Courier-Journal in an article by reporter Elizabeth Kramer: “The Kentucky State Fair owns its share of creativity, with quilts, photography and other visual artwork show. But it also has an original, home-grown theater with


River City News: “Northern Kentucky Playwrights Building Names for Themselves Statewide”

The River City News, described as the only daily newspaper exclusively devoted to covering the Northern Kentucky region, posted an article by Jackie Demaline promoting the Kentucky New Play Series, produced by the Kentucky Playwrights Workshop, Inc., and celebrating the accomplishments of  its president, Bill McCann, and board member Morgan Patton: “Theatre mavens planning a visit


River City News: “Northern Kentucky is a Hotbed of Playwriting? Yep!”

The River City News posted a great article this week by Jackie Demaline titled “Northern Kentucky is a Hotbed of Playwriting? Yep!” It features several KPW Members, and highlights the great things local playwrights are doing in the state of Kentucky. The article particularly draws attention to the ongoing ten-minute play series “Pint Sized Plays,” which showcases