50 ten-minute plays
50 New England playwrights
50 New England theatre companies
10 hours
Boston Theater Marathon

Tickets for the marathon are $25 in advance 
and $35 on the day-of-performance.  


Boston Playwrights' Theatre presents Boston Theater Marathon XVIII on Sunday, May 8 from 12 noon to 10 p.m. Join us for this award-winning charity festival—50 ten-minute plays by 50 New England playwrights presented by 50 New England theatre companies in 10 hours.

Boston Theater Marathon weekend also includes The Warm-Up Laps on Saturday, May 7—three staged readings of full-length plays, FREE and open to the public—in collaboration with the BCA's resident theatres. All net proceeds benefit the Theatre Community Benevolent Fund, a non-profit organization for theatre artists and organizations in dire need of financial relief.

Approximate Running Time:  10 hours: 50 One Act Plays, Approx. 10 minutes Each

The Huntington