TimeLine is thrilled to announce their newest offering--the inaugural First Draft Playwrights Collective Festival!
First Draft is the culmination of our two-year new-play incubator program offering residenc to Chicago-based emerging and established writers. The festival will take place December 1 - 3, 2018 with one-time-only FREE public readings of new plays by current Playwrights Collective members Tyla Aberbrumie, Will Alan, Maureen Gallagher, and Calamity West.
Don't miss this fascinating and invaluable opportunity to hear these new plays during a critical moment in their continuing development.
Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 11:00 am
TimeLine Theatre | 615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago, IL 60657
Written by: Will Allan
Directed by: Nick Bowling
Cast includes: Amy Carpenter, Bryce Gangel, Francis Guinan, Terry Hamilton, Juliet Hart, Anish Jethmalani, Phillip Earl Johnson, Travis Knight, and Mark Ulrich
Synopsis: In 1934, famous novelist Upton Sinclair was all but guaranteed to become the first Democratic governor of the state of California -- until a young, unknown couple formed the first political consulting firm in U.S. history in order to take him down. Clem Whitaker and Leone Baxter methodically constructed one of the most spectacular, star-studded smear campaigns ever and, in many respects, became the founders of "fake news."
This event is FREE and open to the public. For more details, click here.
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