NATIONALS

Bringing together the next generation of theatermakers to create new work and form career-long artistic relationships.

The Program

A rigorous professional intensive for theatermakers ages 18-25 featuring a variety of new play development workshops, panel discussions with industry professionals, and their own virtual performance.

Performances

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues

Tuesday, July 20th at 6 PM ET. Free to view on Instagram and Youtube @24hourplays.

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals

Watch the livestream Tuesday, July 27th at 8 PM ET, and view on-demand through July 31st.

The Program

A rigorous professional intensive for theatermakers ages 18-25 featuring a variety of new play development workshops, panel discussions with industry professionals, and their own virtual performance.

Performances

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues

Tuesday, July 20th at 6 PM ET. Free to view on Instagram and Youtube @24hourplays.

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals

Watch the livestream Tuesday, July 27th at 8 PM ET, and view on-demand through July 31st.

2021 Participants

Actors

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Composer

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Directors

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Playwrights

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Producers

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Alum

Alum of The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals are everywhere in the entertainment industry. They work on and off Broadway, in TV and film and in the leadership of theaters here and abroad. Past participants include playwrights Bekah Brunstetter, Gracie Gardner, Ken Greller, Dave Harris, Gethsemane Herron, Laura Jacqmin, Josh Koenigsberg Mike Lew, Mara Nelson-Greenberg, Liliana Padilla, Eliana Pipes, Andrew Rincón, Harrison David Rivers, Korde Arrington Tuttle and Celine Song; actors Pico Alexander, Satya Babha, Alice Kremelberg, Elizabeth Lail, Naomi Lorrain, Tedra Millan, Bobby Moreno, Ebonee Noel, Coral Peña, Zoe Perry, Will Rogers, Brandon Scott, Chris Smith, Chelsea Spack, Haskiri Velazquez and Natalie Walker; producers Shariffa Ali, Kelcie Beene, Hope Chavez and Carly Hugo; and directors Lyndsay Burch, James Dacre, Taylor Reynolds, Colette Robert, Laura Savia and James Dacre.

Industry Professional Leaders

Previous Nationals have featured panel discussions, breakout conversations and workshops with Annie Baker, Jocelyn Bioh, Renee Blinkwolt, Claire Danes, Kristoffer Diaz, Maria Dizzia, Timothy Douglas, Rachel Dratch, Joel Marsh Garland, Lucas Hnath, Julia Jordan, Hansol Jung, Thomas Kail, Karen Kohlhaas, Warren Leight, David Lindsay-Abaire, Aasif Mandvi, Lou Moreno, Bruce Norris, Denis O’Hare, Austin Pendleton, Hubert Point-Du Jour, Max Posner, Adam Rapp, Theresa Rebeck, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Christopher Shinn, Leigh Silverman, Lucy Thurber, Liesl Tommy and many other stage and screen professionals.

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals are produced in partnership with the New School for Drama.

Media

Past Productions

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