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July 2017 TABLE READ submissions now open!

Play Cafe invites current and new member writers  of plays, musicals, and screenplays to submit scripts for this summer’s series of TABLE READS. Each TABLE READ is an unrehearsed (“cold”) read-through of a single, full-length script (maximum length 120 pages). … Continue reading

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SUBMISSION OPPORTUNITY: PLAY CAFE TABLE READS

PLAY CAFE TABLE READS: a full-length play development opportunity Play Cafe is pleased to offer a fresh opportunity for new play development to members: Play Cafe Table Reads. Table Reads are just that–cold, unrehearsed table readings for full length plays … Continue reading

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May & June Table Reads Coming Up!

Play Cafe’s New Full-Length Play Development Opportunity Play Cafe is pleased to offer a fresh opportunity for new play development to members: Play Cafe Table Reads. Table Reads are just that–cold, unrehearsed table readings for new plays in progress. Plays … Continue reading

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New Leadership at Play Cafe

From outgoing Executive Director, Tracy Held Potter: For the past five and a half years, I have served as Play Cafe’s Executive Director, taking over for founder Steve Lyons when he moved from the Bay Area. Since I took on … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Work Produced Workshop: Sun, Oct 16

Join us for Play Cafe’s popular workshop panel How to Get Your Work Produced featuring panel discussions with prominent and successful writers, artistic directors, and composers. Participants are welcome to attend as many or as few sessions as they wish. … Continue reading

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Meet Our Board of Directors

Over the summer, Play Cafe’s Board of Directors expanded to six members with Tracy Held Potter continuing as President, Jamie Greenblatt continuing as Secretary, and Sandy Kasten, a non-board member, continuing to serve as our Treasurer. Our new members include … Continue reading

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Musical Cafe 2016 Spring Showcase Lineup

We are thrilled to announce the selections for the Musical Cafe 2016 Spring Showcase. Come see and hear them June 5 & 6 at The Flight Deck! Watch this space for tickets and more information! THE MANY WOMEN OF TROY … Continue reading

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Musical Cafe Showcase accepting submissions

Play Cafe is currently accepting submissions for the Spring 2016 Musical Cafe Showcase. The submission deadline is February 15. For details and submission guidelines see musicalcafe.org.

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One Minute Play Contest

One Minute Play Contest for Play Cafe Members Only Selected plays will be performed at Inferno Theatre’s Third Annual Contemporary Performance Diasporas Festival May 6-8, 2016 in Berkeley. Guidelines: Must be a current dues paying member of Play Cafe (see … Continue reading

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FALL MUSICAL CAFE SHOWCASE

Musical Cafe now has its own web site!  Check it out at musicalcafe.org. Our Winter and Spring Musical Cafe Showcases were so successful (both sold out) that we’re having two performances of the fall show!  Our venue will be the … Continue reading

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