New Works Festival Planned this Week at SWOSU

Theatrical creations by students in the Department of Art, Communication and Theatre at Southwestern Oklahoma State University will be part of the New Works Festival this Wednesday through Friday, December 3-5, on the Weatherford campus.

Fourteen students enrolled in the department’s Introduction to Playwriting course have created many pieces that they will showcase throughout the three evenings at 7 p.m. in the SWOSU Hilltop Theatre.  Different selections will be featured each night.

Admission is free, and the public is invited.

The playwrights include Katrina Bentley, Altus; Kris Benton, Stroud; Sheri Flowers, Edmond (Santa Fe); Rachel Frans, Weatherford; Beth Goodin, Dickson; Chelsey Hardin, Cordell; Amber Hayes, Howe TX; Rhiannon Jensen, Woodward; Calley Lamar, Okeene; Jessica Nguyen, Oklahoma City (Westmoore); Will Sagraves, West Lebanon NH; Monica Sallaway, Claremore; Rebecca Spena, Ballard MO; Merritt Taylor, Cordell; and Kaylee Willyard, Elk City.

For more information, call Steve Strickler at 580.774.3082.