Leslie Ayvazian reads stories from her autobiographical book.
An Upcoming Memberfest Reading Sponsored by Ensemble Artist Bob Jaffe*
Every year the highlight of the EST/Sloan Project submission season is the Fall Artist Cultivation Event. At this eagerly anticipated event, a panel of scientists, science writers and playwrights engages in a far-ranging and free-wheeling discussion with an audience of prospective playwrights about “what could make a great play about science?”
We asked Youngblood playwright Leah Nanako Winkler about KENTUCKY, and she's given us some insight into her process and how the play has grown at EST over the years
We asked Youngblood playwright Paul Cameron Hardy about his new Unfiltered show MOPE, and he's given us some insight into his process and how the play has grown from its original idea
On March 31, following the 7:00 PM performance of BOY, the acclaimed new play by Anna Ziegler, Ken Corbett, Stuart Firestein, and Anna Ziegler will gather for a lively discussion about the personal and social issues the play raises concerning gender identity, the biology of sexual differences, how psychologists treat – and how society views - children of ambiguous sexuality.
On March 24, following the 7:00 PM performance of BOY, the powerful new play by Anna Ziegler, Rebecca Jordan-Young, Darcy Kelley, Harold Weintraub, and Linsay Firman will join journalist and moderator Robin Henig for what promises to be a lively discussion about the issues the play raises concerning gender identity, the sexual development of children, and how the treatment of children of ambiguous sexuality has changed since the time of the play.
We asked Youngblood playwright Mariah MacCarthy about her new Unfiltered show HONORS STUDENTS, and she's given us some insight into her inspiration, her feelings on pets, and how the play has evolved and grown over the years.