Ma-Yi Play Readings

A Mellon Creative Process Series event featuring work from two playwrights from New York's Ma-Yi Playwrights Lab, UW Drama faculty, and our graduate and undergraduate actors.



ESSPY by Nandita Shenoy
Directed by L. Zane Jones

Can compassion be taught? A medical student and an actor cross paths repeatedly during medical simulations, developing a friendship that reveals how much they have to learn from each other.

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LET THERE BE LOVE by Mrinalini Kamath
Directed by Andrew Tsao

A modern mash-up of D.H. Lawrence’s Sons and Lovers and the Greek myth Eros and Psyche, Let There Be Love is a play about online dating and modern matchmaking, and our
cravings for—and fears of—intimacy and connection. 

Thursday, January 18
6 PM
Cabaret Theatre, Hutchinson Hall, University of Washington

The plays will be read back-to-back, with a brief reception in between.

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Cabaret Theatre
Hutchinson Hall
University of Washington
4276 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105