Performances Th-Sa 8pm, Su 3pm at City Lit Theater (1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago). BUY TICKETS NOW!
2016 Fighting Words is complete!
Many thanks to playwrights Delia Ford, Gaby Labotka, and Sasha Warren – and to our audiences for their support and feedback. Stay tuned for 2017!
…is now closed. So many thanks to cast, staff, and our lovely audiences!
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Joining Sword & Pen 2017-18 IS NOW OPEN!
Visit our JS&P PAGE to view the images that are the basis of the 7th round of BWBTC’s international playwriting competition.
The winner receives $1000 and the world premiere of their script. Are YOU ready to take a stab at it?
Submissions are due NO LATER than March 9, 2017.
UPCOMING WORKSHOP 4/9:
“Riding the Hook” – The Illusion of Wrestling in Stage Combat with Tony Wolf
Maximum capacity 24 – SIGN UP TODAY!
We’re proud to be among the recipients of the 2016 ICWP 50/50 Applause Award!