Playworks 2020 by UCR Undergraduate and MFA Playwrights

In All, Digital Production, Events, Film & Video, Playwrights, Theatre by Saray Aguilar

Erith Jaffe-Berg, Artistic Director
Premiere productions exploring issues and textures of contemporary life by the best UCR student playwrights. A different slate of work is scheduled for each performance.

MAY 19 and 20, 2020
7:00 pm – Livestream

A PDF of the program for Playworks can be downloaded here

This year we are dedicating Playworks in honor of Ann and Bill DeWolfe, longtime supporters of the UCR Department of Theatre, Film and Digital Production, and in memory of Bill DeWolfe.

by Riley Shasteen | Directed by Sophia Reynolds Latino
THREE WISHES by Brandon Yoon | Directed by Noe Huerta
KNOTTED by Erik Rodriguez | Directed by Samantha Swearingen
BAD LUCK by Jessica Capinaris | Directed by Kelland Li
PASS BY CATASTROPHE by Jenna Mendoza | Directed by Winter Lawson
THE BLOCK BEAST by Rebecca Delossantos | Directed by Aleena Khan
NIGHT OUT by Aline Mata Vazquez | Directed by Roysius Lim
REACH FOR IT by Armando Iniguez | Directed by Aline Mata Vazquez
JUST A FEW MORE MINUTES by Aleena Khan | Directed by Rebecca Delossantos
MOTHER by Celeste Gomez | Directed by Erik Rodriguez
UNINVITED by Jessica Capinaris | Directed by Jacob Granado

SHARK FIN by Makayla Sanders | Directed by Mackenzie Wareing
THE DMS OF LOVE by Aram Ramirez | Directed by Antonio Vong
LISTEN by Winter Lawson | Directed by Jenna Mendoza
THE TALK by Stacy Tovar | Directed by Samantha Swearingen
HOMO HARMONY by Jacob Granado | Directed by Jacob Ballew
WAITING FOR POT-O by Jayla Jacob | Directed by Hannah Hyatt
THE EGO AND THE ID by Paige Goodwin | Directed by Annika Speer
HAPA (an excerpt) by Clark Fong Barclay | Directed by Esther Banegas Gatica
IN THE GARAJE / EN EL GARAGE by Esther Banegas Gatica | Directed by Root Park
LA TORMENTA DE AYER by Ruth Madrid | Directed by Patricia Cardoso
MONDAY IN MALIBU by Danny Rivera  |Directed by Clark Fong Barclay


Some plays might include adult subject matter, sexual situations, violence and strong language.