Welcome to Macha Monkey’s
*NEW* Playwriting Classes
Artistic Director Kristina Sutherland Rowell brings her very successful adult playwriting classes to Macha Monkey. First developed at A Contemporary Theater and at The Seattle Repertory Theater, expect high quality classes now with Macha Monkey! Both beginning and intermediate classes are available, February 7 through March 27, 2016 at TPS. Registration is open now for winter classes: Learn more and sign up!
The Distillery, a new work reading series
Our new play reading series continues January 26 with an evening of one acts: Stepping Stones and Dream Vacation directed by Raymond Williams. Learn more here!
Monkey Works, arts education empowering students to create plays
With generous funding from ArtsWA, Macha Monkey is in six classrooms in the 2015-16 school year. Macha Monkey teaching artists will guide students to create and perform six new plays with 3rd through 5th graders in north and south Seattle schools.
Spring Production, The World Premiere of The Collaborator by Yussef El Guindi
Macha Monkey is excited to produce the world premiere of The Collaborator by award-winning playwright Yussef El Guindi’s play in spring 2016! In September 2015 Yussef received The Stranger’s Genius Award in Literature. He also received the very prestigious Steinberg/ATCA New Play Award for his play Pilgrims Musa and Sheri in the New World.