A festival for the development of new plays by African-American playwrights in White River Junction, VT.
$25 Single Tickets
Briggs Opera House
White River Junction, VT
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Every February for the past two years, JAG Productions has invited African-American theatre artists to spend a week in White River Junction, Vermont to further the development of a new play or solo performance. Over the course of the one-week residency, three-five projects receive an intensive workshop, constructive feedback, and a staged reading for the public at Briggs Opera House!
JAG Productions is pleased to announce JAGfest 4.0, the fourth annual festival of new works in African-American theatre! Presented February 7-9 at Briggs Opera House in White River Junction, VT - the weekend-long festival of staged readings brings 30 Black theatre artists to the Upper Valley from across the nation for a week-long JAG experience! JAGfest 4.0 will include three staged readings over the course of three days, each featuring a post-show conversation with the artists.
JAGfest projects from February 2018 & 2019 included: ESAI’S TABLE written by Nathan Yungerberg and directed by Kimille Howard, THE JOURNEY BETWEEN written by Korde Arrington Tuttle and directed by Stevie Walker-Webb, BLANKS OR SUNDAY AFTERNOON, AFTER CHURCH written by Gethsemane Amy Herron-Coward and directed by NJ Agwuna, IF THIS BE SIN book by Kirya Traber, music by Sissi Liu and directed & choreographed by Christopher Windom, RABBIT SUMMER written by Tracey Conyer Lee and directed by Christopher Burriss.
More information on playwrights coming soon.