The NATIONAL NEW PLAY NETWORK
(NNPN), the country’s alliance of non-profit theatres that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, will produce six new plays in staged reading format at its National Showcase of New Plays, hosted December 6 – 8 in San Diego, CA by San Diego REP. A committee of artistic, managing and literary leaders from across the country selected plays by
Nathan Alan Davis, Diana Grisanti, Reina Hardy, James Ijames, Stephen Spotswood, and David Wells
for the eleventh installment of the Showcase.
Nathan Alan Davis’s Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea, which was part of our At First Sight new play festival last semester, has been nominated by Baltimore’s Centerstage for the NNPN’s 11th annual new play reading. Here is the NNPN’s summary of Dontrell, published on the web page about the showcase:
Eighteen-year-old Dontrell Jones the Third decides that it is…