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Elizabeth Heffron in Hedgebrook Women Playwrights Festival

Elizabeth Heffron joins esteemed playwrights Julia Cho, Dael Orlandersmith and Catherine Trieschmann for the 16th Annual Hedgebrook Women Playwrights Festival. It includes a two-week residency for Elizabeth at the famed Whidbey Island writers retreat, capped off with public presentations of … Continue reading

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Save the Date: Bo-Nita in Portland Feb. 1, 2014

Elizabeth’s play, Bo-Nita, a favorite from last summer’s JAW playwrights’ festival, will directed by Gretchen Corbett at the Ellyn Bye Studio of Portland Center Stage,  Feb. 1 – March 16, 2014. The Oregonian says of Bo-Nita: “… this madcap comedy … Continue reading

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The Weatherman Project at Rep’s New Play Fest

Elizabeth Heffron’s The Weatherman Project (working title) continues its workshop process at Seattle Rep’s New Play Festival, Jan. 5 – Feb. 3, 2013. The Weatherman Project will be directed by Sheila Daniels. Co-written with former Weatherman member Kit Bakke, the … Continue reading

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Bo-Nita at JAW Playwrights Festival, Portland, Oregon

JAW is Portland Center Stage’s developmental festival of new work for the stage. Friday, July 27 at 4pm, JAW will present Bo-Nita by Elizabeth Heffron. The performance is free.  Thirteen year old Bo-Nita waits outside school for her ride. Seemingly … Continue reading

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Mitzi’s Abortion Wows Them in Washington DC

Mitzi’s Abortion received a rave review for its five performance run at the Capital Fringe Festival in Washington DC, July 12-25, 2012. Produced by The Washington Rogues, a “focused, connected ensemble cast,” and Elizabeth Heffron’s writing impressed Liz Maestri of … Continue reading

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The Weatherman Project

Many thanks to The Seattle Rep Writers Group for all the work on the first staged reading of THE WEATHERMAN PROJECT. Thanks to Sheila Daniels, Jessica Martin, Sara Mountjoy-Pepka, Andre Blackburn Nelson, Adam Standley, Kaitlin Ziehr, and Kaytlin McIntyre, for … Continue reading

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