A new-play series curated by Washington Ensemble Theatre with input ACTS's associate artistic director John Langs and literary manager Anita Montgomery that "provides playwrights with opportunities to develop and share new work."
"Estragon: Nothing to be done. Vladimir: I'm beginning to come round to that opinion." This production by Seattle Shakespeare Company, as part of the Seattle Beckett Festival, will be directed by George Mount. Casting has not yet been announced.
An American financial whiz is kidnapped by militant Islamists in Pakistan and told to raise his own $10 million ransom by playing the markets. Nick and his captor Bashir eventually warm to their task "with terrifying results." Written by Ayad Akhtar and directed by Allen Nause.