VIDEO + AUDIO Mazza Writer in Residence Peter Nachtrieb + Guests, reading of a new play-in-progress at Z Space

Monday, October 21 - 7:00 pm PS to 9:00 pm PST
Z Space, 450 Florida Street (at 17th), San Francisco
Peter Nachtrieb

Full program video: Peter Nachtrieb and Guests, The Overbooked Hotel Room: October 21, 2019
Highlight video clips: "Is Hell Other People?" After playwright Peter Nachtrieb reads the stage direction, actor Esau Hamadanyan, in the role of Arnold, reads a featured monologue, from Nachtrieb's play-in-progress, The Overbooked Hotel Room | Nachtrieb (reading the stage directions) with actors Esau Hamadanyan, Alexis Lezin, Amy Prosser, Kim Richards, Danny Scheie, Patty Silver, and Jon Wolanske, in an excerpt from the first public reading of Nachtrieb's play-in-progress, The Overbooked Hotel Room

Join The Poetry Center's Mazza Writer in Residence for Fall 2019, Peter Nachtrieb and friends, for a public reading of his play-in-progress, "The Overbooked Hotel Room," live at San Francisco theater venue Z Space. Nachtrieb will also be offering a playwriting workshop, Thursday evening October 24 at The Poetry Center.

Supported by the Sam Mazza Foundation, both events are free and open to the public.

Peter Sinn Nachtrieb, 6’6”, is a San Francisco-based playwright whose work has been seen off-Broadway and across the country including at Ars Nova, Woolly Mammoth, SPF, Seattle Repertory, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Southern Rep, Kitchen Dog, and in the Bay Area at Z Space, A.C.T., Encore Theatre, Killing My Lobster, Marin Theatre Company, Impact Theatre, and The Bay Area Playwrights Festival. His newest musical project, Fall Springs (NAMT festival 2017) with composer/lyricist Niko Tsakalakos, opens at Barrington Stage Company in Summer 2019. Peter holds a degree in Theater and Biology from Brown and an MFA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University. Peter is an alumna of New Dramatists and was the Mellon Playwright in Residence at Z Space in San Francisco 2013-18. More at

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Thursday, October 24 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Poetry Center, Humanities 512, San Francisco State University


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