Since 1986, The New Harmony Project has been serving writers and celebrating the human spirit. For the past thirty years, we have welcomed over 200 writers to join us in developing their work and rejuvenating their soul. Below is an inclusive list of the various projects we have served throughout our history.


Denotes Writer in Full Development

2017

My Heart is a Library, Yours is a Museum - Play - Kirk Lynn
Take one for the Team - Play - Lynn Rosen
The Agitators - Play - Mat Smart
The Betterment Society - Play - Mashuq Mushtaq Deen
The Homecoming Queen - Play - Ngozi Anyanwu
Three Quarter Inches of Sky - Play - Sherry Kramer

2016

Antonio's Song/I was Dreaming of a Son - Play with Movement - Dael Orlandersmith & Antonio Suarez
Berlin Diary - Play - Andrea Stolowitz
Black Rose - Play - Meredith Stiehm
Fear - Play - Matt Williams
Jass - A Romance with Music - Book and Lyrics by John Pielmeier, Music by John Pielmeier & Stan Tucker
Motherland - Play - Allison Gregory
Rain and Zoe Save the World - Play - Crystal Skillman
Spin Moves - Play - Ken Weitzman
Wild Horses - Play - Allison Gregory
Zora (Working Title) - Play - Dave McFadzean

2015

District Merchants - Play - Aaron Posner
Marie and Rosetta - Play - George Brant
Mary Domingo - Play - Anne Garcia-Romero
On Clover Road - Play - Steven Dietz
The House in Scarsdale - Play - Dan O'Brien
The Turkey Day - Play - Eric Holmes
The Wind and the Breeze - Play - Nathan Alan Davis
Untitled - Kyle Minor

2014

Miranda - Play - James Still
Mr. Wheeler's - Play - Rob Zellers
Neutrinos - Play - Lee Blessing
Speculator Spirits - Play - Josh Tobiessen
Still Now - Play - Katie Bender
The Exorcist - Play - John Pielmeier
The Sweetheart Deal - Play - Diane Rodriguez
The There There - Play - Jason Gray Platt
Wild Blue - Play - Jen Silverman

2013

A Father - Screenplay - Scott Teems
How We Got On - Screenplay - Idris Goodwin
Sagitarius Ponderosa - Play - MJ Kaufman
Soups, Stews and Casseroles: 1976 - Play - Rebecca Gilman
Tania in the Getaway Van - Play - Susan Bernfield
The Aleph Complex - Play - Deborah Yarchun
The Spiritualist - Play - Robert Ford

The Royal Society of Antarctica - Play - Mat Smart

2012

All the Roads Home - Play - Jen Silverman
Band of Sisters - Play - Arlene Hutton
Grounded - Play - George Brant
Jass - Play - Book/Music/Lyrics by John Pielmeier & Arrangements by Stan Tucker
Late in the Game - Play - Y York
Orion Rising - Play - Christina Gorman
The House That Jack Built- Play - James Still

The Satchel - Play - Tom Evans
Row After Row - Play - Jessica Dickey

2011

Alexandria - Play - Alex Lewin
Antarktikos - Play - Andrea Stolowitz
Dead Accounts - Play - Theresa Rebeck

Disappearance of Luck - Play - Lina Patel
Docent - Play - Robert Schenkkan
In the Book of - Play - John Walch
Stoner and Spaz - Play - Meredith Stiehm
The Body of an American - Play - Dan O'Brien

2010

Air Jordan: Moskowitz - Screenplay - Edward Scharf
Brilliance - Play - Anthony McCarten
Collapse - Play - Allison Moore
Elisabeth and the Water Troll - Musical - Music by Randy Courts, Book & Lyrics by Walt Wangerin Jr.

Untitled - Danny Strong
Woof - Play - Y York

2009

Just War - Play - Jessica Goldberg
Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods - Play - Tammy Ryan
Mad City - Play - Meredith Stiehm

Now and Then - Musical - by Debra Barsha & Lance Horne
The Catch - Play - Ken Weitzman
Vera Laughed - Play - Keith Bunin
“We declare you a terrorist...” - Play - Tim J. Lord

Guest artist Steven Dietz

2008

4 Edges - Play - Crystal Skillman
Magnolia - Play - Regina Taylor
Sit in at the Five & Dime - Musical - Words by Majorie Duffield, Music by Janice Lowe
The Ravens Feed Us - Play - Margaret Hunt
The Real McGonagall - Play - Willy Holtzman

Untitled - Alejandro Monteverde & Pepe Portillo
Untitled - Jim Leonard
Will to Succeed - Screenplay - Rob Loos

2007

...and LA is Burning - Play - Y York
Buddy's Tavern - Musical - Alison Louise Hubbard and Kim Oler
In the Same Room - Play - Anna Ziegler
Madonna and Child - Play - John Pielmeier
Puddy Tat - Play - Lynn Rosen
Timberland - Play - Austin Bunn
The Understudy - Play - Theresa Rebeck

2006

Battle Hymn - Play - Jim Leonard
Esmerelda - Play - Michele Lowe
Gulf View Drive - Play - Arlene Hutton
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang - Film Showing - Shane Black
Likeness - Play - David Caudle
Ondine - Play - Dan O'Brien
Paradise Street - Play - Constance Congdon
The 13th of Paris - Play - Mat Smart
Velvet Rut - Play - James Still
Writing About Henry - Play - Joyce O'Connor

2005

The Book of Hours - Play - Laura Harrington
Choke Cherry Corners - Play - Ludmilla Bollow
Dependance Day - Play - Anne Nelson
Little Heart - Play - Irene O'Garden
Mahida's Extra Key to Heaven - Play - Russell Davis

Mauritius - Play - Theresa Rebeck
Perpetua - Play - Vincent Delaney
The Roof - Play - Suzanne Bradbeer
The 13th of Paris - Play - Mat Smart
Through Valdosta - Play - Arlene Hutton
Whynot - Screenplay - Susan Batten

2004

Anatomy of Gray - Play - Jim Leonard
Into the Moonwild Valley - Play - John Olive
Manhunt - Screenplay - Mike Rich
Potter - Musical - Randy Courts and Walt Wangerin, Jr.
Rappaccini's Daughter - Operetta - Steve Alper and Sarah Knapp
Saints and Soldiers - Showing - Matt Whitaker
Savages - Play - Anne Nelson
See Rock City - Play - Arlene Hutton
Slow Dance with a Hot Pickup - Musical - John Pielmeier and Matty Selman

The Gentleman from Indiana - Play - James Still
Three Italian Women - Play - Laura Maria Censabella
Untitled - Play - Jan Lucas

2003

An Ole Soul, a Young Spirit - Play - John Henry Redwood
Arturo and Catherine - Play - Robert Schenkkan
Deeply Shallow - Play - Donna Daley

2002

Dunkler Related Disorders - Play - James Magruder
From Missouri - Screenplay - Jason Wells
Harry and the Streetbeat - Play - OyamO

James and Annie - Play - Warren Leight
My Bernhardt Summer - Play - Mark St. Germain
Sky Girls - Play - Jenny Laird
Sounds of Grace - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
The Bebop Heard in Okinawa - Play - Mat Smart
The Bells - Play - Theresa Rebeck

2001

Slow Dance with a Hot Pickup - Musical - John Pielmeier and Matty Selman
Harlem Spokes - Play - Matty Selman
Ivanhoe, MO - Play - Sherry Kramer
Mays and Terese - Play - Emily Ball Cicchini
Minus 1 - Play - Sunil Kuruvilla
Moving Picture - Play - Dan O'Brien

Potter - Musical - Walter Wangerin, Jr. and Randy Courts
The Classics Professor - Play - John Pielmeier
The Free Spirit - Screenplay - Randy Courts
The Winter of Our Discontent - Screenplay - Daisy Foote

2000

Blindsided - Play - Marjie Rynearson
Daisy in the Dreamtime - Play - Lynne Kaufman
Glimmer, Glimmer and Shine - Play - Warren Leight
Knight Errant - Translation - James Magruder
No Niggers, No Jews, No Dogs - Play - John Henry Redwood
Steeplchase, the Funny Place - Musical - John Pielmeier and Matty Selman
The Gingerbread House - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
The Song of Grendelyn - Play - Russell Davis

When Grace Comes In - Play - Heather McDonald
Winter Drinking - Play - Jan Lucas

1999

Full Bloom - Play - Suzanne Bradbeer
The Boys of Winter - Play - John Pielmeier
The Darkest Hours is Just Before Day - Play - John Henry Redwood
The Gingerbread House - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
The Ruling Passion - Play - Sherry Kramer
The Secret Harvest - Play - John Pielmeier
Truly Mary - Screenplay - Laura Maria Censabella
Various Carols - Musical Pieces - Walter Wangerin, Jr. and Randy Courts
When Grace Comes In - Play - Heather McDonald

1998

An Almost Holy Picture - Play - Heather McDonald
A Sea Wandered in the House - Screenplay - David Elo-Dean
Chesapeake - Play - Lee Blessing and Jeanne Blake
Jawbone Fable #17-The Inheritance - Play - Regina Taylor
Mercy - Play - Laura Cahill

The Milk Dragon - Play with Music - Suzan Zeder
Traverse des Sioux - Play - Buzz McLaughlin
True Home (A Musical Memory Play) - Musical - Cass Morgan
When Grace Comes In - Play - Heather McDonald

1997

A.W.O.L. - Screenplay - Shane Black
Battleship Potemkin - Musical - Eric Allaman and Jeffrey Couchman
Lindbergh Variations - Play - Michael Moss
Presenting Gus Schwankel's Really Good Movie - Screenplay - John Olive

Real Time - Play - Peter Sagal
The Kissing Was Always the Best - Play - Robert Anderson
The Quarrel - Play - David Brandes
Us Was We 'Round the Grandmama Tree - Play - Benard Cummings

1996

Ambition Facing West - Play - Anthony Clarvoe
Chantecleer - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts

Edgar Casey - Screenplay - Robert Schenkkan
Father, Son, and Holy Coach - Screenplay - David Johnson and John Posey
Road Song - Screenplay - Lynn Montgomery
Sister Calling My Name - Play - Buzz McLaughlin
The Dun Cow - Screenplay - Walter Wangerin, Jr.
The Legacy - Play - Mark Harelik
The Rehearsal - Play - J. Rufus Caleb

Toast and Jam - Play - Y York
True Home - Musical - Cass Morgan
Untitled - Screenplay - David Brandes

1995

Battle Hymn - Play - Jim Leonard
Chamberlain - Musical - Sarah Knapp and Steve Alper
Frostproof - Play - Michael Moss

Geronimo - Screenplay - Robert Schenkkan
Handler - Play - Robert Schenkkan
Joseph and Mary - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
Longfellow Bridge - Screenplay - Jeffrey Arch
Paris Moon - Play - Jason Keller
The Streak - Screenplay - Angelo Pizzo
Stump's Goo - Screenplay - Lynn Montgomery
Yellow Moon Rising - Play - Carlyle Brown

1994

Bonadea - Play - Brad Korbesmeyer
Devil Pups - Screenplay - David Johnson
Gillette - Screenplay - William Hauptmann
Handler - Play - Robert Schenkkan
I Sent a Letter to My Love - Musical - Jeffrey Sweet and Melissa Manchester
Nine Armenians - Play - Leslie Ayvazian

Skin Walkers - Screenplay - Jamie Redford
The Mother Road - Screenplay - Robert Williams
The Souls of Black Folks - Play - Walter Allen Bennett
Stanley and Livingstone - Screenplay - Lee and Janet Batchler
Untitled - Screenplay - Mark St. Germain
White Walls - Play - Rita Nachtmann

1993

Battle Hymn - Play - Jim Leonard
Brimstone - Musical - Mary Bracken Phillips and Paddy Meegan
Club Dead - Screenplay - David Weiss and Rob McFarlane
Gifts - Play - Arthur Giron
God's Pictures - Play - Daisy Foote

How I Spent My Life's Vacation - Play - Rita Nachtmann
Jack's Holiday - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
Living in Fear - Screenplay - Jesse Vaughan

Pastor's Son - Screenplay - Horton Foote
Some Sweet Day - Screenplay - William Akers and Mac Pirkle
Spirit on the Plains - Play - Buzz McLaughlin

1992

Fix Me So I Can Stand - Play - Jean Sterrett
Gifts - Play - Arthur Giron

Harmon and Ruth - Play - Paul Enger
The City of Dreams - Play - Walter Allen Bennett
The Garden - Play - Jenny Bowen
The Hanging Tree - Screenplay - Larry Matthews
The Library - Musical - Sarah Knapp and Steve Alper
The Truth About Charlie - Play - Delores Whiskeyman
The View From Here - Play - Margaret Dulaney

1991

Boomerangst - Play - Rita Nachtmann
Camping With Henry and Tom - Play - Mark St. Germain
Chasing Rainbows - Screenplay - Marc Allen Zagoren
Cover of Life - Play - Ronn Robinson
Joseph and Mary - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
Open Window - Play - Brad Korbesmeyer

Simple Gifts - Screenplay - Buzz and Kris McLaughlin
Spinners - Play - Bo Wilson

1990

Buddy System - Play - Buzz McLaughlin
The Diviners - Screenplay - Jim Leonard
One Family - Play - Jim Leonard
Opal - Musical - Robert Lindsay Nassif
Silver Dollar - Musical - Mary Bracken Phillips
Stay - Screenplay - Todd Coleman
The Gravity of Honey - Play - Bruce Rodgers
The Least of These - Play - Martin Halpern

1989

Booth: A House Divided - Play - Stuart McDowell
Common Ground - Screenplay - Gwen Mansfield

Life Ain't Nothin' but Change - Play - June Calendar
Mamadrama - Play - Leslie Ayvazian, Ann Sachs, Rita Nachtmann, Donna Daley and Christine Farrell
Roland and Hazel - Screenplay - Robert Williams

1988

Foyer - Play - Charles Kiselyak
Gethsemane - Play - Phillip Schewe
Johnny Pye and the Fool Killer - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
Only in America - Screenplay - Antonio Zorro

1987

Johnny Pye and the Fool Killer - Musical - Mark St. Germain and Randy Courts
Oklahoma Rigs! - Play - David McFadzean
Porch - Screenplay - Jeffrey Arch
St. Hugo of Central Park - Play - Jeffrey Kindley