SPL is the only designated new script development company currently operating in Spokane, WA. We give you, our playwright, a unique opportunity to workshop your unfinished drafts into fully realized scripts ready for print or production. Through professional collaborations, staged readings, and live audience feedback, we can give you a competitive edge.

Hear is what other playwrights have said about working with SPL’s co-founders. To learn more about SPL’s founding members, click here.

What People Say

… championed the highest professional standards on behalf of the writing and the work.

Merridawn Duckler – Playwright

… as the playwright, I felt taken care of. It was clear to me that my work was developed with care and understanding.

Hazel Bean – Playwright

Their collaboration … will bring Spokane theater to new, unlimited creative heights.

Matthew Weaver- Playwright

Creating New Work Together

Stage Left Logo
Logo by permission of Stage Left Theater

“Stage Left Theater is proud to partner with Spokane Playwrights Laboratory to help bring new local works from script to stage.”

Jeremy Whittington – Artistic Director Stage Left Theater

Stage Left Theater is a home to new works and world-premiere productions each season. Be sure to check out what our friends at Stage Left are up to next.

Logo by permission of Terrain

SPL is partnered with Terrain for the 2022-2023 season. Terrain has generously provided SPL with critical support to bring the work of our local playwrights to the community. Be sure to click on the button below to see more of how this awesome organization supports the arts in Spokane

We want to work with you, too.

SPL is always looking for new playwrights, theatre artists, volunteers, and friendly faces. Click the link below to get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.