Our spirits are alight with inspiration! 
The Soul Fire cast and members of the creative team with collaborators from the original production in 2004.
By Lisa Kirazian

Thank you to all who took part in the production and attended the performances and talk backs. 

We want your feedback! Please complete this survey to share your thoughts on the play. 

Soul Fire marks the inaugural production of our new Mosaic program, honoring the spirit and vision of the Mo'olelo Performing Arts Company by professionally producing plays drawn from local communities.

To donate to future Mosaic programs, please click here. Your contributions will help us continue to ensure that the untold stories of local San Diegans have a platform to be heard. In the words of the Sage Man, "As we speak and listen -- ask for new hearts, to feel the way forward. Then, and only then, will we awaken." 

Your gift to Playwrights Project is an investment in our local community.  
Join the Playwrights Project team! 

Playwrights Project is seeking applications for a School Programs Manager. Click here to view the job description; resumes and letters of interest can be directed to Nicole at write@playwrightsproject.org. No phone calls, please.

Interested in volunteering with us? We often need help typing scripts, preparing for performances, serving as additional event support, and reading scripts for our California Young Playwrights Contest.  Sign up to volunteer with us online here, and feel free to reach out to Emily if you have any questions about volunteer opportunities! 
Upcoming Community Performance
Actors Gerry Flores, Jyl Kaneshiro and Brian Mackey read scripts at "A Day of Arts" in City Heights last month.

Join us at noon on Friday, June 29th at the San Diego County Office of Education, where professional actors will be reading scripts written by justice involved youth who participated in our Write On! playwriting program.  

Questions or concerns? Please let us know!

Playwrights Project is honored and delighted to be a recipient of funding from the California Arts Council, which supports our in-school playwriting residencies for low income and at-risk youth and our annual Plays by Young Writers festival. We also receive support from the California Arts Council to conduct our Out of the Yard playwriting programs for justice involved adults at numerous correctional facilities and community centers throughout San Diego county through their Arts in Corrections program (via the William James Association) and Reentry programs. California Arts Council- we are grateful for your support! 
Our Sponsors

Anonymous, Balboa Park Kiwanis Foundation, City of Carlsbad's Cultural Arts Office, Current Wisdom Foundation, City of Encinitas and Mizel Family Foundation Community Grant Program, Community Service Association of San Diego Unified School District, Michael Ehrenfeld Insurance Company, The Samuel I. & John Henry Fox Foundation, Sidney E. Frank Foundation, Gold Diggers, Kinder Morgan Foundation, Kiwanis Club of La Jolla, Kiwanis Club of Old San Diego, The Sheila and Jeffrey Lipinsky Family Fund, Macy's, Mira Mesa Self Storage, Nordson Corporation Foundation, The Parker Foundation, The Arthur and Jeanette Pratt Memorial Fund, Allison and Robert Price Family Foundation Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation, San Diego County Board of Supervisors Community Enhancement Program, The Creative Catalyst Fund of The San Diego Foundation, Sempra Energy Foundation, The William and Ruth Tippett Foundation, Torrey Pines Bank, Patricia and Christopher Weil Family Foundation, Annie Weisman and Bill Macomber, Mandell Weiss Charitable Trust, Gary & Mary West Foundation.

Playwrights Project advances literacy, creativity and communication by empowering individuals  

to voice their stories through playwriting programs and theatre productions.  




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