Theater 29, where 5 award-winning Colorado playwrights have the freedom to create, collaborate, develop, and produce the plays they want to see on stage.
Meet the Local Playwrights running the show
Lisa Wagner Erickson
Founder of Theater 29, and founder of The Lulubird Project, Lisa Wagner Erickson’s work has been developed and/or produced by The Lulubird Project, The Edge Theater, And Toto too, DIrtyFish Theater, (Denver), Estrogenius Extended Festival (NYC), Stickball Productions, Marran Theater (Boston), among others. Lisa has been a Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Regional 10-minute play winner, a semi-finalist for both the PlayPenn Development conference & the Landing Theatre's New American Voices series, as well as a featured playwright at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Local Playwrights Slam
ELLEN K GRAHAM
Founder of Feral Assembly, Ellen K. Graham writes plays, screenplays, and narrative nonfiction. A Denver native and a graduate of the University of Chicago, she has been a finalist for the Shakespeare’s Sister Fellowship, Clubbed Thumb’s Biennial Commission, the O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, and the Global Age Project. She has worked with many theatre companies in the Denver area, including And Toto too, Benchmark, Buntport Theater, Pandemic Collective, the Edge Theatre, Paragon, and the Denver Center Theatre Company. She is a co-founder of Shocking Beyond Belief! Films, and a member Dramatists Guild of America.
Founder of Mr. Vulfran’s Carriage, Tami Canaday’s plays have been performed in the U.S., Canada, and Japan. Her literary work has been featured in The Best Stage Scenes, The Best Women’s Stage Monologues, The Good Ear Review, Young Women’s Monologs from Contemporary Plays, and Singular Voices. Her plays have been performed across the country on stages including the Left Theatre, Changing Scene, Luminous Group Theatre, Source Theatre Company, and the Producer’s Club. She was dramaturge and contributing writer for Bingo Boyz: Columbine, which received the Denver Post’s Ovation Award for best new work. Count Down to Zero Theatre commissioned and produced her play, Uncle Rooster.
dakota c hill
Founder of Chase & Be Still Productions, Dakota C Hill’s plays have been produced and/or developed by Chase & Be Still Productions, Feral Assembly, Vintage Theatre, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Pandemic Collective, and MadLab Theatre.
Founder of Pandemic Collective, Rhea Amos has written, created, and produced over 16 successful plays and theatrical collaborations in the Denver area. Her plays, including Bloodbath, K: Rise and Fall of the New York Club Kids , Spring Sacrifice, Cadence, & Yurei, have established Pandemic Collective as Denver’s premiere horror theatre company, creating unique horror theatre pieces that are highly infectious and compelling.