Z SPACE ALWAYS HAS SEVERAL NEW WORKS IN VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT.

Our behind-the-scenes work with every project is unique and continues over the course of several years, ensuring that the stage is set for a successful world premiere. We facilitate the artist's exploration of their own creative path and encourage their investigation of expanded possibilities for their visions.


Anniversary! Stories from Tobias Wolff, George Saunders, and More
by word for word

Word for Word brings back new selections from the most impactful authors from the past 25 years. Featuring guest performances by all members of Word for Word, we will celebrate the Word for Word legacy and honor the collaborators who have made Word for Word a Bay Area staple.


A new play by kate E. ryan

Featuring an all-female cast, this provocative new play chronicles some unusual shifts in a Bay Area women’s support group. At the beginning, these well-educated, diverse women appear liberal-minded. When a charismatic new member joins, the women slowly begin to realize that she holds very conservative views. A political clash ensues, forcing all of the women to re-examine deeply held beliefs.