New Plays Festival runs through Sunday

The inaugural International New Plays Festival of the Lowcountry, which brings three evenings of original plays to the stage at the University of South Carolina Beaufort's Center for the Arts, will be Friday through Sunday. A festival will take place at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 3 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $10 or $25 for all three shows. Student admission is $7 or $18 for all three shows.

Pieces throughout the festival include comedic and dramatic readings performed and directed by local actors. For a full schedule of performances, go to www.lowcountrynewplays.com.

Details and tickets: 843-521-4145