produced by Ken Urban
directed by Adam Greenfield, Marti Lyons & LA Williams
The MTA Playwrights Lab is the first-of-its-kind collaboration between MIT students and professional theatre artists. The Lab is a weekend-long festival of staged readings featuring the work of the eight writers in the Playwrights’ Workshop taught by Senior Lecturer Ken Urban.
This year’s writers are Alaisha Alexander '18, Crystal Chang ‘20, Ayomide Fatunde ‘18, Amanda Fike ‘19, Fatima Husain (Grad), Alana Lidawer ‘18, Kollin Wasserlein ‘19, Rachel Yang ‘18.
The directors are Adam Greenfield (Associate Artistic Director, Playwrights Horizons, NYC), Marti Lyons (The Wolves, Studio Theatre, DC), and LA Williams (founding Artistic Director of the Black Directors Studio).
The performers include: Cody Sloan, Jordan Clark, Marianna Bassham, Maurice Emmanuel Parent, Adrianne Krstansky, Nael Nacer, Dan Pecci, Marge Buckley, Sarah Bedard, Matthew J Harris, Brandon Green, Elle Borders, Kadahj Bennett, Brooks Reeves, Jackie Davis, and Michael Hisamoto.