New playwrights

Mizzou New Play Series

David Crespy, Artistic Director
Now in its twenty-first year, the award-winning Writing for Performance Program received a 2017 Gold Medallion from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Twenty-six new plays feature a range of themes from silly to serious exploring crazy squirrels, Hansel and Gretel, feminism(s) and gender identity, Goldilocks, advocacy for disabled adults, stray cats, the women of the bible, Ken and GI Joe, women’s right to choose and pro-life advocation, ancient Hasidic traditions, skin-walkers, generalized anxiety disorder, mind-reading powers, aliens and record shops, cat-ladies and gothic horror, a woman who eats whole farm animals, and talking lobsters.
New plays at every performance!
Studio 4,
672 Hitt St
7:30p Feb 12-15 • 2:00p Feb 15-16.

Ticket only $7
BOX OFFICE: MU Theatre box office in the Rhynsburger Theatre lobby from 2-5 pm, Mon. – Fri and one hour before show times. Or by calling 573-882-PLAY (7529) and online at

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS: $2 discount on tickets purchased one week or more ahead of show at box office. Early Bird discount is not available online or by phone. Group discounts available only at the Rhynsburger box office, please call (573) 882-PLAY (7529).