The Ed Vassallo Relentless
Reading Series

The Ed Vassallo Relentless Reading Series has been established in honor of our dear friend, actor and producer, Ed Vassallo, whose spirit and talent was and is responsible for bringing so much theater to life. The reading series allows writers to further develop their plays through staged readings at some of the top theaters across the United States and expose the writers and their work to a national audience.

Participating Theaters

The American Conservatory Theater of San Francisco

Asolo Repertory Theater

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

Geva Theatre Center

The Goodman

The Huntington

Milwaukee Repertory Theater

The New Group

The Studio Theatre

Williamstown Theater Festival

The Wilma Theater

The Relentless Award in London

The Old Vic annually presents a staged reading of the Relentless Award-winning play in London​, ​featuring a British cast and director​. ​The Relentless writer sees their work read on one of the most storied stages in the English-speaking world​ and has the opportunity to work with the artists and staff of one of the most exciting producing venues in the UK​.

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