Write Now

Write Now is a national effort to advocate for playwrights and promote the development of new work for young audiences by:


Supporting the work of emerging and established playwrights through a biennial national competition and process-focused workshop


Engaging a broad representation of the TYA field in an ongoing conversation about new play development


Creating a stronger environment for new work by fostering connections and collaborations


Cultivating a common language of shared values about new work from the perspectives of playwrights, producers, community stakeholders, and academia.


Write Now is a proud collaboration between Childsplay and Indiana Repertory Theatre and is funded in part by a generous grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.


Full details are available at the Write Now website.

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