The New Group, Labyrinth Theater Company, and Working Theater will present The Every 28 Hours Plays, a collection of one-minute plays centered on the civil rights and Black Lives Matter movements. The event will take place on November 7 at 6 and 8:30pm at the Bank Street Theatre.
Originally coorganized by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and One Minute Play Festival, The Every 28 Hours Plays is a collection of 72 one-minute plays written by playwrights from all over the country. This event will share approximately 50 plays by the likes of Keith Josef Adkins, Zakkiyyah Alexander, Kristoffer Diaz, Colman Domingo, Amina Henry, Chisa Hutchinson, David Henry Hwang, Nambi E. Kelley, Dominique Morisseau, Lynn Nottage, Nikkole Salter, and Robert Schenkkan, among others.
The Every 28 Hours Plays was cocreated and produced by Claudia Alick of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF), Dominic D’Andrea of The One-Minute Play Festival (1MPF), with the participation of theater artists around the country.