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World Premiere: "Raft" at the Tennessee Stage Company's New Play Festival

Tennessee Stage Company

This year, the Tennessee Stage Company is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its New Play Festival. The festival includes the world premiere of a play called “Raft”, about two friends, Morgan and Hedgehog, who are stranded in the Pacific Ocean on a half-deflated bouncy-castle after being washed away from a birthday beach party during a storm. WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper spoke with Tennessee playwrights playwrights Harrison Young and Carolyn Thomas about how the play evolved…