New Play Reading ♦ “Fallout” by Laura King

Two damaged strangers take shelter from an unknown menace in a relic from the Cold War. In the claustrophobic confines of a family bomb shelter, Anna and David will have to decide if what is outside is more terrifying than what they are hiding inside themselves. Laura King is an award-winning playwright and member of … Read more…

New Play Reading ♦ “Vacant” by Kevin Kostic

Join us for a free staged reading of one of the new plays submitted by local playwrights for next summer’s Baltimore Playwrights Festival. Our next reading is on Saturday, November 19, 11 am, at Fells Point Corner Theatre, 251 South Ann Street. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes before the reading is to begin. Readings of plays submitted for our 36th Season … Read more…

BPF on Maryland Morning Show

Listen to our interview with Judy Rousuck, WYPR’s theater critic, about this summer’s Festival on the 88.1 WYPR Maryland Morning show, Wednesday June 1, between 9 and 10am! If you miss it, click the link that brings you to the podcasts page.

BPF’s 35th Season!

The 35th season of the Baltimore Playwrights Festival is almost here and the list of theaters on board is being finalized. Taking the wraps off brand new plays will be: Arena Players, Fells Point Corner Theatre, Liberty Showcase Theater, Rapid Lemon Productions, Spotlighters Theatre, Stillpointe Theatre Initiative, Strand Theater Company, Theatrical Mining Company, and Third … Read more…