The Bedford High School (MA) Theater Department presents the fourth annual Playwright’s Festival on Thursday, May 4th, 2023!
The ten plays in this festival are written, directed, and designed by BHS students.
The playwrights are Alex Coyman, Carolyn Crews, Charlie Desjardins, Cate Galante, Rachel Gould, Dasha Kerov, Connor McClung, John Mitchell, Shannon Sullivan, and Emily Zhu. The directors, designers, and actors are Iskra Arreaga, Verna Bowlan, Maggie Chessman, Dylan DeJesus, Yoana Dimitrova, Eve Fombu, Laura Fonseca-Morlock, Dhara Kaushik, Evan Kelly, Jennie Noh, Francesca Pellegrino, Emma Purtell, and Healy Weisman. Many of the writers are also directing, designing, or acting in one or more of the plays. The performance will culminate in an optional talk-back with the writers and the directors of the plays. Audience members will have the chance to ask the writers and directors specific questions about the process of writing and directing the plays.
The performance will be Thursday, May 4th at 7pm in the BHS auditorium. It is free and open to the public.