The Caltech Playreaders

2018-2019: The 68th Season

All of our readings will be held at 7:30 pm
at the Caltech Athenaeum in the Hall of Associates.

Please note our start time of 7:30 p.m. The doors will open at 7:15.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
The Admirable Crichton The Admirable Crichton
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
The Taming The Taming
February 5, 2019
All My Sons All My Sons
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
My Cousin Rachel My Cousin Rachel
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Par for the Corpse Par for the Corpse
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Last Romance Last Romance

A donation of $4 is requested at the door (only $3 for members of the Caltech Women's Club).

If you plan to dine at the Athenaeum before the reading, your party should be seated by 5:30 pm. Call 626-395-8204 for reservations. You may order before everyone in your party has arrived. You are welcome to join the Playreaders' table. Casual dining is also available at the Athenaeum Rathskeller prior to the reading.

Readings usually run about two hours. Please plan to linger for discussion and refreshments.

The Caltech Women's Club and the Athenaeum sponsor the Playreaders. All Caltech/JPL community members are welcome to participate. To be added to the Playreaders emailing list or change your information, contact Arden Thomas (arden.e.thomas at

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Playreaders Officers:

Chair: Joanne Doyle
Chair Emeritus: Diana St. James
Play Selection Chairs: Ashley Stroupe
Casting: Diana St. James, Cara King
Membership and e-mail: Arden Thomas
Treasurer: John Davidson
Publicity Committee: Greta Davidson, John Davidson, Joanne Doyle, Ryan Doyle, Cara King, Lynne McGrath, Elena Scire, Diana St James, Alice Stone, Ashley Stroupe, Arden Thomas
Monthly Playbill: Ann Motrunich
Athenaeum and CWC Liaison: Alice Stone
Rights coordinator: Todd Brun
Hospitality: Anne Vaughan