Produced by Zachary Goldsmith '24, Haowen Luo '24 and Laural Meade
24 Feb
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Add to Calendar 2024-02-24 14:00:00 2024-02-24 21:00:00 New Works Festival 2024 Produced by Zachary Goldsmith '24, Haowen Luo '24 and Laural Meade Keck Theater Occidental College America/Los_Angeles public
Location: Keck Theater
Event Date: Feb. 24, 2024

For more than 20 years, the Occidental New Works Festival has paired student playwrights and actors with professional guest directors and performers. Focused on writer-centric rehearsal and performance, the festival provides a real-world experience of new play development as it is practiced in major theaters around the country.

All performances will be followed by a brief talk with the writer and director.

Saturday, February 24, 2024

A Slight Disruption by Gianna Nguyen
Directed by Katherine Chou

Bridge Freezes Before Road by Jonah Matso
Directed by David Kahawaii

Sunday, February 25, 2024

Homecoming by Jiahui Ji
Directed by Elana Luo

a double-bill
Directed by Ashley Sparks

Waiting for Godot to Leave by Ethan Remez-Cott

Aw Schmucks by Riley Polaner

Support provided by the Edgerton Foundation, Academic Student Project Awards from Occidental College, and Omar’s Cookie Jar.

New Works Festival 2024