"Writing plays is the way I connect with the world and follow ideas to their inevitable conclusion. Every play I write is a way to find out something about who or what I am and about the world I see around me—to find out if words can really ever 'get at what they are trying to say'."

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Featured Play:

Going to Crystal City

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When the train is late, two strangers begin a conversation that may change both their lives...

or at least alter one young man’s perception of the world.


This short play will be read as part of the Spark Creative Works' Women's Playwriting Project in June, and will be available to watch online. Stay tuned for more info!

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Times Argus,

January 16, 2021

"Playwright Jeanne Beckwith: ‘mischievous genius … hilariously extravagant"