We are immensely proud to report that the PlayWrite: Georgia performance was a huge success! The theater was packed, the applause was thunderous and joyful, and all the young writers were... Read more
Just Around the Corner!
PlayWrite: Georgia's first performance is next Thursday the 28th at the Iliauni Theater in Tbilisi! The young writers have been pouring their hearts on the page for the last two weeks... Read more
Transforming the Lives of Youth at the Edge
PlayWrite: Georgia has just completed Day Two of their inagural workshop in Tbilisi, and we're all on fire with pride and excitement. Here are some pictures from the front line!
Phase Two Begins!
We're excited to announce that Lyndsay and her family traveled to the Republic of Georgia yesterday to help implement Phase Two of our Kickstarter project! After many months of intense... Read more
Phase One of PlayWrite: Georgia - successfully completed!
The Portland phase of training PlayWrite: Georgia has been completed! We put Elene, Sopo, Mariam, Nato, Anka and Tinatin right to work upon their arrival. They shadowed a workshop with... Read more
They are here and it is happening!
You know how sometimes you look forward to something, do all the planning and preparing, and then somehow when it actually happens, it turns out to be even more than... Read more
Touch-down is just 12 days away!
Hey, you amazing backers of Project PlayWrite/Georgia -
Elene, Nato, Anka, Mariam, Tinatin and Sopo will arrive in Portland on October 12th. After a good night's sleep, they'll jump right... Read more
You made the dream a reality! The wheels are turning...
Anka, Elene, Mariam, Nato, Tinatin and Sopo are getting their US visas, and arranging their air travel. They'll be coming to Portland for their training in early October, and the... Read more
We did it.
Because of your generosity and enthusiasm to share Project Georgia, we've done it. Our team is so humbled by your commitment to PlayWrite and expanding... Read more
Underdog Makes a Comeback
Last night we wrote how we nearly doubled our amount of backers in a week's time. This morning we woke to discover we've DOUBLED THE AMOUNT... Read more
In a week we have nearly doubled the amount of backers for Project Georgia. This feels SO huge. It means you've been helping us get the word out.... Read more
Watch This Video!
Portland-based filmmaker, Elora Overbey, made this compelling and important video for us, highlighting both the significance of PlayWrite and what we plan on doing in Georgia. Watch the... Read more
Zip! Yow! Boing!
Check out this pic of one of PlayWrite's longest and strongest partners, Mt. Scott Learning Center, as young writers and coaches celebrate their big performance day with a... Read more
Mark Mullen, of TBLPOD.com, featured Project Georgia in his podcast! We're so honored by his support. Listen here. If you're interested in the Georgian/South Caucasus region, this is the guy to be... Read more
Rockin' the Hoodie
PlayWrite coaches and actors, Alex Leigh Ramirez and Sarah Liane Foster, are rockin' their PlayWrite hoodies, and one of our rewards! Check out our rewards to see what other fab... Read more
15 Days In, 15 Days Left
We're two weeks into our campaign. Thank you to our tremendous supporters who have helped us get this far. We've had some big victories since we've launched.
1. We were... Read more