Young Playwright Maya TerryStein on Her Play “Our New Colossus”

Capital Rep’s “The NEXT ACT! New Play Summit” opens on Monday, July 13th at 7pm.

NEW VOICES: YOUNG PLAYWRIGHT CONTEST winner Maya Terry Stein, student of Shaker High School, speaks with Hudson Mohawk Magazine’s Andrea Cunliffe about her play “Our New Colossus.” Here she talks of the inspiration for her play: Immigration, her love of poetry, storytelling, history and the hope for life in theatre.

All Next Act! events will air on theREP’s Facebook page, Proctors Collaborative YouTube and Open Stage Media’s On-Demand Channel. More information can be found on

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