Upcoming MacDowell Downtown 2017 Events

    * May 5 Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar in conversation with playwright Carson Kreitzer

    * June 2 Experimental filmmaker Jacqueline Goss

    * July 7 Documentary filmmaker Pacho Velez

    Stay tuned for added details as they become available. These events all take place free of charge at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture in Peterborough. Programs begin promptly at 7:30 on Friday evenings. Don’t miss them!

Previous MacDowell Downtown 2017 Participants

Spanish filmmaker Irene Gutierrez introduced the new season of MacDowell Downtown on Friday, March 3 by screening a couple of short films, discussing her craft, and describing her latest feature documentary film project, Border Diaries.

Playwright Bizzy Coy read from published an unpublished humor pieces and talked about her current project revising a play. She also answered questions from a standing-room-only crowd during the April 7 edition of MacDowell Downtown.