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Better Future: Voting WRITES


Originally streamed Sept 23, 2021

Better Future: Voting WRITES is the latest in our series of digital events presenting new short plays in direct dialogue with our communities.

Company One Theatre Presents Better Future Series


Seasons 1 + 2 available to watch!

C1’s Better Future Series is a multi-part digital gathering bringing together Boston’s artists, community leaders, and policymakers to understand the needs of our neighborhoods and reimagine the future of our city.

PlayLab Circuit Volt Lab Applications Now Open!


Originally streamed Jan 26, 2021

Each new President pledges to “preserve, protect, and defend,” but which communities are at the front of that line? Company One’s Surge Lab playwrights — Inda Craig-Galván, Francisca Da Silveira, and Idris Goodwin — demand that we ALL move to the front by re-imagining our Better Future for housing, health, and education, along with local community leaders who have been doing the work.

PlayLab Circuit Volt Lab Applications Now Open!


Originally streamed Aug 18, 2020

Through a selection of short plays that uplift the often ignored voices in the quest for suffrage, and in conversation with organizers working to address disparities in voting access today, this digital event combines art and advocacy to celebrate how far we’ve come and look forward to the work that still remains to achieve true universal suffrage.

Recent Partners:

  • Action for Boston Community Development

  • Agencia Alpha

  • American Repertory Theater

  • ArtsEmerson

  • Asian American Resource Workshop

  • BAMSFest

  • Boston Arts Academy

  • Boston Center for the Arts

  • Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

  • Boston’s Dept of Youth Employment & Engagement

  • Boston GLOW

  • Boston GLASS

  • Boston Mayor’s Office of Arts & Culture

  • Boston Public Library

  • Central Square Theatre

  • Design Studio 4 Social Intervention

  • Disability & Intersectionality Summit

  • Disability Policy Consortium

  • Dudley Cafe

  • Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative
  • Fenway Health
  • Huntington Theatre Company
  • Hyde Square Task Force
  • Justice Resource Institute
  • Madison Park Development Corp.
  • Massachusetts Senior Action Council
  • Museum of Fine Arts
  • Now + There
  • Pao Arts Center
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Suffolk University
  • The Theatre Offensive
  • Transgender Emergency FundUrbano Project
  • Upham’s Corner Main Streets
  • Violence in Boston
  • Zumix

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