Rich Girl, 2013

Rich Girl, 2013

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New Ground Theatre Festival is an annual showcase of new theatrical works. Cleveland Play House develops and presents a variety of new work from nationally recognized artists, and each year produces a centerpiece production. Other offerings range from fully produced large-scale collaborations with peer top-tier organizations to solo performances to readings of plays hot off the writer's printer. The Roe Green Award brings a leading American playwright to Cleveland to develop a new project culminating in a public reading and master class.

Informed Consent

Informed Consent

April 23 - May 18, Second Stage - Thrust Configuration

Scientific breakthroughs allow us to know more about ourselves than ever before. But how much do we want to know — and who gets to decide how that information is used? Based on a true story, Informed Consent takes us into the personal... more

Grounded

Grounded

CPH presents Page 73's production

May 7 - May 17, The Helen

An unexpected pregnancy ends an ace fighter pilot's career in the sky. Reassigned to operate military drones from a windowless trailer outside Las Vegas, she hunts terrorists by day and returns to her family each night. As the pressure to track a high-profile... more

Grand Concourse

Grand Concourse

A new play reading

May 10, The Helen

Shelley is tired. A young nun who has successfully run a soup kitchen in the Bronx for years, but has begun to question her faith and the depths of her compassion. When a new volunteer joins the ranks, Shelley faces the ultimate test.... more

Fairfield

Fairfield

A new play reading

May 17, The Helen

“Peace. Love. Respect for all.” So goes the motto of Fairfield Elementary, a public school located in a liberal minority majority district. But when a young teacher’s misguided attempts at celebrating black history month take a dark turn, chaos erupts, students riot, and... more

Joe

Joe

A new folk musical reading

May 17, Allen Theatre

A Texas beauty queen befriends a homeless Native American man. Spanning a decade and the Texan plains, their complicated relationship unearths deep cultural divides and challenges the meaning of friendship and charity. Joe is a deeply personal and heart-felt testament to joys and... more

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