SFA's Play Festival showcases new works

  • East Texans can be among the first to hear the newest works by three acclaimed playwrights during the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Theatre’s 2020 Festival of New American Plays scheduled for Tuesday through Saturday, April 21 through 25, in the Dowstage Theatre on the SFA campus.

    The 2020 festival highlights new works by SFA’s playwright-in-residence, Jack Heifner; Dallas-based writer, actor, director and SFA theatre alumnus Matt Lyle; and Caroline Aaron, television, stage and film actress most recently known for her role as Shirley Maisel in the TV series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

    The festival is part of the SFA School of Theatre’s Mainstage Series. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and $7.50 for students and youth. For tickets, call the SFA Fine Arts Box Office at (936) 468-6407 or visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu.

  • Downstage Theater
  • 2222 Alumni Drive, Nacogdoches, TX 75962