"Portland theater artist Bess Welden [is] a dynamic, intelligent force in Maine performance and education." --The Portland Phoenix

Bess Welden - Legbala

illustration by Jamie Hogan for Portland Stage

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photo by Katie Day

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photo by Melissa Blackall

What's New?

REFUGE MALJA ملجأ is a finalist for the 2020 National Jewish Playwriting Contest and Tour produced by the Jewish Plays Project.

DEATH WINGS is a semi-finalist for the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's 2020 New Play Conference

What's Next?

A staged reading of

MERGIRL SAVES THE WAVES

a feminist, environmentalist adaptation of

The Little Mermaid 

with A Company of Girls

Portland ME, March 2020

Stay tuned for details.

 
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