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Jewish Playwriting Contest 2020 at Charter Oak Cultural Center

Thursday, April 23, 2020
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center, 21 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford


The Jewish Plays Project puts bold, progressive Jewish conversations on world stages. The JPP’s innovative and competitive development vehicle invests emerging artists in their Jewish identity; engages Jewish communities in the vetting, selecting and championing of new voices; and secures mainstream production opportunities for the best new plays.

Deadlines and Dates 2020: Plays Read and Evaluations Submitted: Monday, February 24, 2020 Selection Meeting: Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 7 pm Hartford Jewish Playwriting Contest at Charter Oak Cultural Center: Thursday, April 23, 2020, 7 pm

Mark your calendars now!

Be part of the international search for the best unpublished Jewish plays by attending "The Jewish Play Writing Contest: Hartford" on Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 pm at Charter Oak Cultural Center, 21 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford. During this free program, you'll enjoy selections from this year's top three plays and use your cell phone to vote for the winner. This program is produced in collaboration with the UConn Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life.


(860) 310-2580

Judaic Studies (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dramatic Arts, Literatures, Cultures and Languages, UConn Master Calendar

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