Activate: Midwest - A New Play Festival

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Presented by WMU University Theatre at Western Michigan University - Gilmore Theatre Complex, Kalamazoo MI

Jun 14 - 16
Activate: Midwest - A New Play Festival

A Free Play Festival with new and exciting works!

For the 4th summer, WMU is providing a platform for deserving playwrights to shape their stories for the stage. The weekend of free events kicks off with keynote and playwright, Zina Camblin, followed by a reading of her play The Guest featuring a stellar cast of local and WMU faculty and student talent.

As an audience member of one of the first public presentations of 5 new plays, your input in post-play discussions will significantly impact the future of these new works and

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Free Admission

Contact: (269)387-6222



Additional time info:

For the Thursday Performance there will be a keynote speaker at 7:30 followed by a reading.
Following the play’s reading, there will be a reception.

For both Friday and Saturday performances, there will be post show talk backs with the playwrights of the shows

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Western Michigan University - Gilmore Theatre Complex

1921 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008

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