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Pocket Playfest 2022

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 - Thu, Dec 8, 2022
07:00pm - 10:00pm
Tue, Dec 6, 2022 - Thu, Dec 8, 2022
07:00pm - 10:00pm
Chicago
Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Illinois
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Date

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 - Thu, Dec 8, 2022
07:00pm - 10:00pm
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Location

Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Illinois
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$5+
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Description

Pocket Playfest 2022 is happening on Tuesday, December 06, 2022 at 07:00PM CST at Hairpin Arts Center with tickets starting at $5.00

Pocket Playfest is Pocket Theatre VR's 2 Night New Work Festival

Focused on creating space for early-career playwrights and directors, each pairing works on a new piece to develop their writing and directing. Over the course of two nights come watch their work being performed:

December 6th starting at 7pm

Crushed, written by Maria Arreola and Directed by Jo Schaffer

Witchcraft Bitchcraft, written by Emma Durbin and Directed by Ben F. Locke

When the systems that are supposed to protect women, femmes, and other marginalized folks are not built in our favor, what do we do? When is it our turn to be villains? Witchcraft, Bitchcraft follows two best friends in high school as they experiment with magic, crushes, and ancestral lineage to claim their space in the world.

Content warning for discussions of and a brief scene involving sex and gender violence.

December 8th starting at 7pm

Petunia's, written by Genna Swanson and Directed by Karina Patel

You Must be the Mom, written by Steven San Luis and Directed by Alexis Vaselopulos

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