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Please join us for Our Voices XII - Free Evening of Staged Readings by Boston Area Women Playwrights Sept. 30, 7 p.m., Wellesley College

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The 12th Annual Our Voices Festival Presents Eight New Plays by Boston Area Women Writers, including:


Fabiola Decius, Caution

Jane Knox, Call Me Sheela

Cassie M. Seinuk, No One Talks About It

Susan Huggans, The Smoker

Kelly DuMar, Your Casting Call

Lynda Vernalia, Moth-erly Love

Suzanne Bolos Westhues, Church

Ana Candida Carneiro, Wild Caught


The twelfth annual Our Voices Festival, supporting new plays by Boston area women playwrights, will present an evening of staged readings, FREE and open to the public on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 at the Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre, Alumnae Hall, Wellesley College. A reception to meet the playwrights begins at 7:00 p.m. with refreshments. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. The Our Voices Festival, founded and produced by Kelly DuMar, has helped 150 women playwrights develop their plays for the stage by presenting short plays and monologues in process with talented actors and directors in front of an audience. There is free parking and the theatre is wheelchair accessible. No advanced reservations or tickets are required. For more information, contact Our Voices founder & producer, Kelly DuMar, at (508) 647-0596 or e-mail kellydumar@gmail.com.

Prior to the evening of readings, there will be AFTERNOON developmental presentations and discussions of new plays in progress by women playwrights, including:

Stephanie K. Brownell (10 minute play)

Ayshia Elizabeth Stephenson (10 minute play)

Ann Marie Shea (10 minute play)

Amy Mevorach (5 min monologue)

Rosie Rosenzweig (10 minute play)

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