We’re thrilled to share our 20th Anniversary Season with you!
NEXT UP – The Good Fight! 1/6-2/17/18, at the City Lit Theater. Check out the page for more info and EARLY BIRD TICKETS.
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)
The Invisible Scarlet O’Neil has vanished… for now! Many thanks to our delightful audiences.
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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 happy to welcome Arthur back to the BWBTC stage!
We’re proud to be among the recipients of the 2016 ICWP 50/50 Applause Award!