September 12 – 21, 2008 in Goodman's Owen Theatre

Around 2 hours

Festival Director: Tanya Palmer

Since its first incarnation in 2004, the Goodman's New Stages Series has given audiences a first look at over 50 new plays in development via staged readings; more than half of those plays have gone on to receive full productions at the Goodman and other theaters around the country.


Staged Readings Include:

Pa's Hat: A Liberian Legacy by Cori Thomas
Directed by Chuck Smith

Household Spirits by Mia McCullough
Directed by Meghan Beals McCarthy

Marie Antoinette by David Adjmi
Directed by Jackson Gay

The Safe House by Keith Josef Adkins
Directed by Hallie Gordon

Without by Sean Graney
Directed by Lisa Portes

The Long Red Road by Brett C. Leonard
Directed by Dexter Bullard