From August 28 to September 18, 2022Theater for the New City (TNC), under the direction of Crystal Field, will resume its annual Dream Up Festival, a feast of adventurous theater that had been suspended in 2020 and 2021 during the disruptions of Covid.  The annual event is an ultimate new works festival, dedicated to the joy of discovering new authors and edgy, innovative performances.

The Festival is helmed by the theater’s Literary Manager, Michael Scott-Price.  This year it offers 23 plays, 21 of which are world premieres and two of which are American premieres. Audiences will savor the excitement, awe, passion, challenge and intrigue of new plays from around the country. FESTIVAL LINEUP – ALPHABETICAL LISTING OF PLAYS