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Format: 2018-06-24
New Plays NJ-- Women's History Month-A reading of Rosemary McLaughlin's Paterson Falls
@ JCTC at Merseles Studios
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 7:30pm

A reading of Rosemary McLaughlin's Paterson Falls, recounting the history of the Paterson, NJ Silk Strikes.
Presented in partnership with the New Jersey Theatre Center and Jersey City's Speranza Theatre Company. New Plays New Jersey is a celebration of New Jersey writers and the theatres that support them. The Women's History Month Plays focus on women writers. JCTC’s mission is to present innovative and progressive performing and visual arts as well as educational art programs which embrace the diverse identity and preserve the rich history of Jersey City, bringing its community closer together and enhancing its quality of life. JCTC programing encompasses theater, music, dance, film and multi-media. Founded in 2008, Speranza Theatre Company is a women’s theatre company based in Jersey City, whose mission is to create thought-provoking collaborative theatre centered on women’s issues, providing an opportunity for artists, particularly females, to share their voices through challenging and entertaining theatre based in honesty and truth. This reading is presented as part of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts Literary Artist Fellowship Showcase. Ms. McLaughlin is a 2015 Playwriting Fellow and a 2017 member of Writers Theatre's NJ Women Playwrights Program.

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JCTC at Merseles Studios
339-345 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07302

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