Special Events

Write Now 2019 Readings

Write Now is a biannual festival hosted by Childsplay to promote the development of new work for young audiences. The festival culminates in staged readings of new scripts that have been workshopped by a team of professional artists. Childsplay is thrilled to offer $10 tickets to these exclusive staged readings to our most loyal patrons!

READING OF When Coquis Sing

2/15/2019

This allegorical exploration into the dark to face a formidable enemy speaks to all children who face separation from someone they love.

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READING OF Merritt Anne and the Mighty Oak

2/15/2019

This gentle and elegant play follows a refreshingly honest, witty, and deeply moving conversation about death as seen through the eyes of two young people.

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READING OF WHEESHT!

2/16/2019

Wheeessht! - I’m busy Wheesht! - I’m not interested Wheesht! – it’s not important Wheesht! – it’s a secret

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READING OF FRIDA

2/16/2019

This enchantingly visual and lyrical exploration of a young artist’s mind celebrates the power of art-making in the face of personal and political upheaval.