Pittsburgh New Works Festival (PNWF) is dedicated to fostering the development of original one-act plays. PNWF is an annual event. Each September, 18 new one-act plays are produced by Pittsburgh region theater companies during the six weeks of the festival.

Mission Statement 

The Pittsburgh New Works Festival, Inc. is a non-profit organization with a mission of encouraging and supporting the writing and production of original one-act plays.  Since its founding in 1991, PNWF has served as a collaborative organization, pooling the talents and rich resources of western Pennsylvania’s emerging theater community and playwrights from around the world in a series of creative activities.

Cost: The cost is $17( advance) or $20(door)  for a single ticket per performance or $50 for a festival pass.

PNWF Mailing Address
P.O. Box 42419
Pittsburgh, PA 15203

PNWF Phone Number
412-944-2NEW (2639)