LineStorm goes round in Fertile Ground with LA RONDESTORM

La RondeStorm is a collectively written piece in the style of Arthur Schnitzler’s classic 1897 roundelay play, La Ronde.

Fertile Ground Festival: February 2-6, 2022

Watch FREE online and DONATE to support LineStorm here.

Featuring: Sara Jean Accuardi, Brianna Barrett, Audrey Block, Susan Faust, Heath Hyun Houghton, Dan Kitrosser, E. M. Lewis, Matt Pavik, Holly Richards, and Rich Rubin

Lewis finds Fertile Ground for APPLE HUNTERS!

LineStorm Playwrights presents:


Please join us for an online reading

of a brand-new play by E. M. Lewis

February 1, 2022, at 7:00 p.m.

Cast: John San Nicolas, Eric Pargac, Vin Shambry, Josh Weinstein, and Barbie Wu.

In rural Washington, three old friends join forces to search for a lost variety of apple called “The Golden Hawk. APPLE HUNTERS! is about finding friends, saving family, and figuring out what matters.

To get your FREE ticket to this Zoom reading, please sign up here through Eventbrite. You will then receive an email with instructions on how to log in on February 1 at 7:00 p.m. to see the live Zoom reading!

Rubin’s Portland plays in online course

Two of Rich Rubin’s full-length plays that examine Portland’s troubled racial history, LEFT HOOK and COTTONWOOD IN THE FLOOD, will be featured in an online course.

Offered August 2–6, 2021, by Lewis & Clark’s Oregon Writing Project in collaboration with Vanport Mosaic.  

The course is designed as a curriculum-building exercise for educators, with the goal of encouraging students to write about local history as well as their personal experiences. Facilitated by OWP director Linda Christensen and Damaris Webb, co-director of Vanport Mosaic.