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In honor of Bill & Peggy Hunt / BAT is dedicating the Festival to Russ Kay, who was taken from us far too soon.

April 26 through May 19, 2019

Friday, Saturday at 7:30 pm, and Sunday matinees at 2 pm

Experience the unexpected, fresh from the imaginations of Washington State playwrights. Thought-provoking, engaging, all-new plays. Two award-winning shows for the first two weeks and then two more award-winning shows for the last two weeks! Come twice and see them all!

Get your tickets online: Playwrights Festival - tix , buy your tickets in person at Pickled & Preserved, enjoy dinner and a show with Frankies B-Town Bistro, or send an email request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Each ticket is good both the one-act and full-length play that day, plus talk-backs with the director and/or author.

The winning plays are:

April 26 - May 5, 2019
Written by Devin Rodger
An uptight front office manager at a high school loses her self-control for the first time, finding herself in the ensuing chaos. One-act dark comedy.
Written by Suzanne Bailie
In this full-length drama, a father pursues an unorthodox solution to his daughter's drug addiction with unexpected results.
*This play contains some adult language and/or mature content.
May 10 - May 19, 2019
Written by Matthew Weaver
This one-act comedy is a humorous modern take on the classic story of Jonah and the Whale—er—Great Fish.
Written by Kevin K. Berry
The Martins are selling their house in a small farming town in Washington until they find out the couple buying are two men. Full-length drama.
*This play contains some adult language and/or mature content.

There will be a 10-minute talkback with the director and playwright, if possible, after each production.

Friday, April 26, 2019 7:30pm
Saturday, April 27, 2019 7:30pm
Sunday, April 28, 2019 2:00pm
Friday, May 3, 2019 7:30pm
Saturday, May 4, 2019 7:30pm
Sunday, May 5, 2019 2:00pm
Friday, May 10, 2019 7:30pm
Saturday, May 11, 2019 7:30pm
Sunday, May 12, 2019 2:00pm
Friday, May 17, 2019 7:30pm
Saturday, May 18, 2019 7:30pm
Sunday, May 19, 2019 2:00pm
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