We’re thrilled to share our 20th Anniversary Season with you!
CASTING for The Invisible Scarlet O’Neil is COMPLETE – check out our whole amazing creative team!
CASTING for The Good Fight will be announced soon – check out the page for more info.
THE FIGHTING WORDS 2017-18 SELECTIONS ARE:
The Lady Demands Satisfaction* – Arthur M. Jolly
The Witches of Birnam – Sara Murdock
Women of 4G – Amy Tofte
* the winner of Joining Sword & Pen 2017-18
PUBLIC READINGS: May 19-20, 2018
Strawdog Theatre (1802 W Berenice Ave., Chicago)
BEST BET & HIGHLY RECOMMENDED – Chicago Reader
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED – Windy City Times
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED – Chicago Theater Beat
JULY 13 – Join us at Nisei Lounge (3439 N. Sheffield, Chicago) from 7-10 pm.
Our Board will take a stab at BARTENDING for your drinking pleasure!
And the winner of Joining Sword & Pen 2017-18 IS…
…Arthur M. Jolly’s THE LADY DEMANDS SATISFACTION!
Arthur will receive the Margaret W. Martin Award: the play will undergo development via BWBTC’s Fighting Words program prior to premiering as part of BWBTC’s 2018-19 season, and the playwright will receive a $1,000.00 cash prize.
We’re beyond thrilled to welcome Arthur back to the BWBTC stage!
We’re proud to be among the recipients of the 2016 ICWP 50/50 Applause Award!