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All events take place in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Pick up your passes at the Helen Bonfils Theatre Complex on Friday, Feb 24 from 10am – 11:15am.

FRI - FEB 24, 2017

11AM: First new play readings

  • Orange Track: Blind Date by Rogelio Martinez in The Ricketson Theatre
  • Blue Track: Last Night and the Night Before by Donnetta Lavinia Grays in The Jones Theatre

1:30-2:30PM: Lunch in The Seawell Grand Ballroom

3PM: Second new play readings

  • Blue Track: The Great Leap by Lauren Yee in The Ricketson Theatre
  • Orange Track: Human Error by Eric Pfeffinger in The Jones Theatre

6-7:30PM: Summit Dinner in The Seawell Grand Ballroom

8PM: The Book of Will in The Ricketson Theatre

10PM: Playwrights’ Slam in The Jones Theatre

SAT - FEB 25, 2017

9AM: High School Playwriting Competition & Continental Breakfast in The Conservatory Theatre

11AM: Third new play reading

  • Orange and Blue Tracks: Hanussen by Robert Schenkkan in The Stage Theatre

1:30-2:30PM: Lunch in The Seawell Grand Ballroom

3PM: Fourth new play readings

  • Orange Track: The Great Leap by Lauren Yee in The Ricketson Theatre
  • Blue Track: Human Error by Eric Pfeffinger in The Jones Theatre

8PM: Two Degrees in The Jones Theatre

8PM: High School Playwriting Competition in Conservatory Theatre
Subscriber Optional Add-On Event

9:30PM-12AM: Summit Party in The Seawell Grand Ballroom

SUN - FEB 26, 2017

11AM: Fifth new play readings

  • Blue Track: Blind Date by Rogelio Martinez in The Ricketson Theatre
  • Orange Track: Last Night and the Night Before by Donnetta Lavinia Grays in The Jones Theatre

Coming early or staying late?

Add on a performance of The Christians:
  • Thursday, Feb 23 at 6:30PM
  • Sunday, Feb 26 at 6:30PM


NEED HELP?
We’re here to answer your questions – contact Summit Coordinator Grady Soapes.

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All events take place in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Please bring your mailed or e-mailed ticket(s) to each event.

SAT - FEB 18, 2017

10:30AM: Reading: Human Error by Eric Pfeffinger | The Jones

Short break

1PM: Reading: Manford From Half Court, or The Great Leap by Lauren Yee | Ricketson Theatre

Short break

3:30PM: Reading: Hanussen by Robert Schenkkan | Stage Theatre

SUN - FEB 19, 2017

10:30AM: Reading: Last Night and the Night Before by Donnetta Lavinia Grays | The Jones

Short break

1PM: Reading: Blind Date by Rogelio Martinez | Ricketson Theatre

Short break

4 - 5:30PM: Playwriting Panel Discussion | Conservatory Theatre - FREE
Join a group of our Summit and Commissioned playwrights to learn more about the new play development process, led by Josh Hartwell (Colorado’s Curious Theatre Co, Boulder Ensemble Theatre Co). Featured playwrights: Rogelio Martinez, Lauren Yee, Donnetta Lavinia Grays and Eric Pfeffinger. Co-hosted by Dramatists Guild.

6:30PM: Local Playwrights’ Slam | Conservatory Theatre
Meet your new favorite playwright at the Local Playwrights’ Slam, an informal and fun evening where Colorado writers will share their brand-new works-in-progress in front of a live audience. Featured playwrights: Lamaria Aminah, Tami Canaday, Jeff Carey, Dee Covington, Erik Reusink and Jake Smith. Co-hosted by Dramatists Guild.

ADD ON A MAINSTAGE

Catch the world premiere productions of two plays that were read at the Summit last year

  • The Book of Will by Lauren Gunderson | Ricketson Theatre | Buy Now
  • Two Degrees by Tira Palmquist | The Jones | Buy Now

Both shows take place on Saturday at 7:30PM and Sunday at 6:30PM.

Visit our tickets page or call 303.893.4100 to add these or any other Summit events

NEED HELP? We’re here to answer your questions – contact Summit Coordinator Grady Soapes.

Download a PDF version of this schedule

In its 35 seasons, the Theatre Company has produced more than 135 world premieres, read 160 new works and commissioned 24 playwrights. Learn more about how you can support our exciting commitment to new play development.