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About Brave New Play Rites

For its 31st anniversary, UBC’s Brave New Play Rites Festival will premiere ten short full productions and a staged reading series at Studio 1398 on Granville Island in March 2017. The plays, written by UBC Creative Writing students, will be an ambitious collaboration between emerging and established directors, dramaturgs, designers and actors from our vibrant artistic community to create stories of profundity, hilarity and chaos.

Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets to the 2017 Brave New Play Rites Festival are now available.   Detailed pricing and instructions for booking tickets online are available here. Tickets Hope to see you there -BNPR Production Team

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CALL FOR ACTORS (Auditions: January 22-23, 2017)

  BRAVE NEW PLAY RITES 2017 AUDITIONS Brave New Play Rites is a festival of new work by UBC playwriting students. Staged Readings run March 19, 2017, Full Productions run March 23-26, 2017 at Studio 1398         … Continue reading

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2017 Brave New Play Rites Festival at Studio 1398 Granville Island

Twenty-six incredible plays were submitted this year.  A huge thank you to the playwrights for their hard work.  Mark your calendars folks, it’s going to be an amazing festival. Staged Reading Series, March 19, 2017 Closed  by Ella Adkins Our Game … Continue reading

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Application Deadline November 22

Brave New Play Rites 2017 is Hiring 2017 Festival Job Listings Applications are now open for  Directors, Designers, Stage Managers, and Assistant Stage Manager Positions for our 2017 Festival. Celebrating its 31st anniversary, Brave New Play Rites (BNPR) is an annual … Continue reading

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Brave New Play Rites 2017 – Meet the Adjudicators

Brave New Play Rites is pleased to announce that along with our Faculty Advisor, Sara Graefe, we will be bringing on both Ramón Esquivel and Sasha Singer-Wilson to assist in the adjudication of the plays for our 2017 Festival. Both Ramón and … Continue reading

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Brave New Play Rites 2017 is Hiring

2017 Festival Job Listings Applications are now open for  Directors, Designers, Stage Managers, and Assistant Stage Manager Positions for our 2017 Festival. Celebrating its 31st anniversary, Brave New Play Rites (BNPR) is an annual festival of new plays written by UBC … Continue reading

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Brave New Play Rites is Back in the Swing of Things

We’re happy to be back and getting ready for our 2017 Festival.  This year, both the Staged Reading and the Full Production series will be performed at Studio 1398 on Granville Island. STAGED READINGS – MARCH 19, 2017 FULL PRODUCTIONS … Continue reading

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