Women Playwrights Series: Across the Aisle
Wednesday, April 24 at 7:30PM
Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center
By Alyssa Haddad
In Brooklyn! A young interracial couple hosts their traditional families for Thanksgiving and drops the bomb that they are engaged, igniting the question, "how do you create a future with someone from an entirely different past?"
Admission by donation. Seating is limited and reservations are required.
Plays presented in the developmental WPS program are finalists in the Susan Glaspell Award competition, and are under consideration for full production in a subsequent season at the Centenary Stage Company. (LEARN MORE)
Alyssa Haddad is a Brooklyn-based, award-winning and award-losing playwright and screenwriter. Her plays have been presented at the Capital Repertory Theatre, Theater for the New City, Sundog Theatre, Kraine Theatre, and The Midtown International Theatre Festival where she was the recipient of the Playwright’s Award. She is an alumna of Living Room Theater’s New Play Incubator Lab and a current member of New Perspectives Theatre Company’s Women’s Work Play Lab. She is also an Artist-In-Residence at Adams State University’s Rare A.I.R program. She is a frequent columnist for Eleanora Magazine. She holds a BA in History and Writing from The College of Saint Rose and an MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. More at alyssahaddad.com