Playwrights Andrea Ambam, Christin Eve Cato, Julienne Hairston, Johnny G. Lloyd, a.k. payne, and M.D. Schaffer will devise ten-minute plays over the span of 48 hours this summer.
The festival will show readings of work by the Realm’s 2023 Writing Fellows.
The company is launching another fellowship program to lower barriers for playwrights entering the industry.
The inaugural fellowship cohort consists of 10 Black women whose work addresses systemic racism and criminal justice reform.