And this year’s audience choice winners are…

June 6th, 2016 by

Each year, our Summer Festival of New Plays culminates in Audience Choice Awards, where audience members identify their selections for Best Play, Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Director. For our 2016 Festival, the winners are…

Series A:

Best play: DOG PARK AFTERNOON by Nancy Temple
Best director: Diana Kerry, THEATRE PEOPLE
Best actress: Gloria Papert, THEATRE PEOPLE
Best actor: Eric Skoglund, DOG PARK AFTERNOON

Series B:

Best play: WATER by Greg Hovanesian
Best director: Haris Leferti, WATER
Best actress: Kathleen Henderson, NO DOMINION
Best actor: Greg Hovanesian, WATER

Thanks to all of our audience members who shared their picks. Congrats to all the winners. And to everyone who made this another terrific season of new plays with the Playwrights’ Platform!

We are also excited to share the release of a new book, edited by Board Chair Hortense Gerardo, featuring nine of the plays from this year’s festival. Now available at