OCT 10-12 & 17-19 @ 7:30 PM
OCT 13 @ 3PM
Badass Pacific Northwest womxn playwrights, production crew, and company present short plays on the theme of Overcoming! Join writers Lenore Bensinger, Kelleen Blanchard, Robin Brooks, Anuhea Brown, Emily Conbere, Elizabeth Coplan, and Keiko Green along with Director Rachel Delmar for this inaugural festival. Opening Night is free with post-production discussion with The Umbrella Project.
Written and produced by an all-female team of Seattle-area playwrights, Overcoming is a collection of seven short plays focused on the evolving process of confronting and conquering complex human issues such as: racism, illness, religious strife, the deification of youth, stereotypes, and grief and loss. The award-winning playwrights selected for this curated production joined forces to illuminate the power of surmounting obstacles to become stronger, wiser, braver, and perhaps, better than ever.
75 minutes run time.