Where we meet

The Playwrights’ Platform meets at two locations:

  • Lasell College in Newton, Mass. in the Winslow Sargent building (also known as the Winslow Academic Building) in Room 201.

For driving directions to the Lasell College location, use this link: 80 Maple St., Auburndale, MA

The Winslow Sargent building is No. 13 on Lasell’s campus map.  It is a red brick building beside a small parking lot on Maple Street between Woodland Road and Groveland Street.

*** PARKING – Please do not park in the lot by Winslow Sargent, as this is for Lasell faculty and students only. Your car could be ticketed and/or towed. There is free street parking on Maple Street.

  • Boston Playwrights’ Theatre at 949 Commonwealth Ave., Boston (closest T stop: Pleasant St. on the B Line (Green)).  Parking is available for free on Ashford Street or for $10 at a lot on the corner of Babcock and Gardner Streets.
  • Parking for BPT

 

Additional Directions to Lasell:

Coming from 128
Take the Grove Street exit (you can see Holiday inn from 128), follow Grove Street for 2–2 1/2 miles until you reach Woodland Road. Take a right on Woodland and then a left on Maple Street. The Winslow Sargent building is on the right.

Coming from Commonwealth Avenue
Follow Comm Ave down until you see a Lasell parking lot on the left. Take a left onto Central Street, follow that down for a couple of blocks and then take a left onto Maple Street.

Coming from Waltham or Watertown
Take Washington Street to Commonwealth Avenue, take the 3rd left onto Central Street, follow for several blocks, then take a left onto Maple Street.

Coming from Mass Pike
From the Newton Corner exit, follow Washington Street  (past Whole Foods and past West Newton Square) until Commonwealth Avenue. Take the 3rd left onto Central Street, follow for a couple of blocks then take a left onto Maple Street.

From the Newton Lower Falls exit, follow Washington Street past the hospital and continue to Woodland Avenue. Take a left on Woodland Ave. Take a left onto Maple Street .