Premiere Stages 2018 Season Playwrights

 

Season Package

Save $15 when you buy tickets to all 3 full productions by July 29!

 

The season package may exclude opening night, student matinee and benefit performances. This discounted package may not be combined with other offers.

 

 

 

Linger

July 12-29

Linger

Bauer Boucher Theatre Center

written by Craig Garcia
directed by John J. Wooten

Maryanne and James are forced to confront the possibility that their popular son is capable of a horrible act. As social media explodes over the incident, the couple struggles to hold their splintering family together.

 

Winner of the 2018 Premiere Play Festival

 

Tickets for July 12-29

 
 
Brick City

Sept. 6-23

Brick City

Bauer Boucher Theatre Center

written by Nicole Pandolfo
directed by Jessi D. Hill

Jessie, a combative high school senior with a disability, and Darnell, the star player of the basketball team, find themselves together in extended study hall during the most important marking period of their lives. As Darnell inches dangerously close to throwing away a lucrative college scholarship and Jessie a potential career as an artist, both discover that things aren't always as simple as they may seem.

 

NJPAC Stage Exchange Commission

 

Tickets for Sept. 6-23

 
 
Black Tom Island

Oct. 11-21

Black Tom Island

1882 Carriage House, Liberty Hall Museum

written by Martin Casella
directed by John J. Wooten

Based on an actual incident that took place in Jersey City in 1916, Black Tom Island explores the first documented terrorist attack on American soil through the lens of a fictionalized Slovak immigrant and his wife who may or may not be involved in the attack.

 

Liberty Live Commission

 

Tickets for Oct. 11-21