Johnna Adams Erica Bennett Bob Bevacqua Colleen Bevacqua Eleanor Brook John Byrd Kevin Christensen Karen Fix Curry Eric Eberwein Buddy Farmer John Franceschini Lorin Howard Karen Howes Arthur Kraft John Lane Jeffrey Lo Hannah C. Langley Lynn Wells Nelson Tira Palmquist Nicholas Pilapil Andrea Sloan Pink Joni Ravenna Robert Riemer George Rothman Sara Saene Dorothy Weston Stauch Nicholas Thurkettle Pattric Walker Luke Yankee Jordan R. Young

Committed to free expression and risk-taking, Orange County Playwrights Alliance (OCPA) celebrates, promotes and supports the diversity of playwrights with Orange County in common and provides innovative and educative theatrical experiences for the community at large.

OCPA Discoveries: Love & Perception Saturday, July 7, 2:30pm OCPA Suggested donation: $10 | 714.902.5716 reservations Newport Theatre Arts Center 2501 Cliff Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92663 The Orange County Playwrights Alliance (OCPA) presents its summer 2018 event: staged readings of two one-act plays!

Erica Bennett's short film Bloodletting & Poe was an Official Selection of the IFS Film Festival. John Franceschini’s drama Trapped in Limbo was a finalist for Eden Prairie Players' 2018 Collection of One-Acts. Tira Palmquist's Overburden received a staged reading in the Blank Theatre's Living Room Series. The U.S. edition of the Philippine Daily Inquirer chats with Nicholas Pilapil about his play Young Dumb Broke High School Kids. Nicholas Thurkettle's The Rothko will soon be published by Heartland Plays.

Staged readings, Nov. 4 @ Modjeska Playhouse... The Edge of Wilderness by Andrea Sloan Pink The Countess Tolstoy by Arthur Kraft Goodbye, Mother by John Franceschini