About The Ground Floor
Read up on the program’s mission, history, and leadership.
Summer Residency Lab
Find out about this innovative program and the artists who have participated so far.
Sign up for email
Sign up for our email list and find out about Ground Floor events, public showings, and more. Select “The Ground Floor—New Plays” on the Update Your Interests tab.
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East Bay Writers’ Room
The Ground Floor dedicated a room at Berkeley Rep’s Harrison Street campus for playwrights to write amongst their peers. Reserve your space.
Sarah Ruhl’s Becky Nurse of Salem is the latest play to rise from The Ground Floor to Berkeley Rep’s main stage! It premiered in December 2019.
Support The Ground Floor
Your tax-deductible gift to Berkeley Rep helps support The Ground Floor.