Drive up Highway 36 just outside Lyons, and you might catch a glimpse of a (not so) tiny new collaboration happening.
FOURTEEN FUNERALS – Written by Eric Pfeffinger; Directed by Rebecca Remaly. Produced by Butterfly Effect Theatre Company (BETC) (Presented by the Dairy Center for the Arts, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder) through March 5. Tickets available at 303-440-7826 or thedairy.org. At first, I thought I had not seen a previous Eric Pfeffinger production. But I was wrong. Pfeffinger wrote a play – HUMAN ERROR – that was part of the 2017
The difficulty in writing a play, a movie or a song about the environment is that the topic is so huge, so amorphous, so slow-moving that it’s hard to drill down to the specifics that allow for drama. Moench wrote the play as a graduate student at the University of San Diego in 2016 and then won the 2017 Generations competition at the Butterfly Effect Theatre of Colorado (then known as the Boulder Ensemble
Butterfly Effect Theatre of Colorado (BETC) has announced that its 2021 Generations New Play Development Program winner is Eric Pfeffinger. Over 175 parent playwrights entered submissions in the most competitive application cycle yet, according to a statement. Established in 2011, the BETC Generations program features work by playwrights who are parents with children under the age of 18. The program aims to welcome all generations into the theatre to see