New Play Readings

2016-2017 New Play Readings

Join us throughout the season as we continue our commitment to the creation of new works with staged readings produced in the Loft Theatre, along with a series of free New Play Readings developed in partnership with the Ohio Playwrights Circle at the Caryl D. Philips Creativity Center, 116 North Jefferson Street in downtown Dayton.

A reading of
The Day After Epiphany
by Karen Righter
Directed by Scott Stoney,
with Jared Joplin, Caitlin Larsen Deer, Scott Hunt and Cecily Dowd

Monday, June 12, 2017
7:00 p.m. in the Loft Theatre
Admission: FREE

Dayton playwright Karen Righter’s play takes place in 754 AD as Pope Stephen II crosses the Alps on January 6 to convince King Pepin to take up arms to save Rome. But Pepin has his own problems with a marriage on the rocks and a rebellious daughter in this fictional telling of an actual historic encounter.