Selected Productions


in the kitchen with a knife IN THE KITCHEN WITH A KNIFE

women behind the walls WOMEN BEHIND THE WALLS

off the hook OFF THE HOOK

off the hook INSIDE///OUT

off the hookTIME WILL TELL

planet of love PLANET OF LOVE

pf mice and men OF MICE AND MEN

blue train BLUE TRAIN


off the hook BLYTHE



They spent years behind bars. Now, they're graduating from Hancock College

How the Poetic Justice Project is ‘unlocking hearts and minds’ through prison theater


Living is art: 2015 was a year brimming with creative output by local artists of every flavor

ICWP 50/50 Applause Awards 2016

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Deborah Tobola and Poetic Justice Project receive Looking Forward Award for Leadership and Vision

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Watch PJP actor William Brown, star of the new web TV series The wHOLE!


A former SLO inmate draws on real-life experiences for his role in the Web series 'Solitary'

Poetic Justice Project presents an original play in its new micro theater BY JOE PAYNE

North County heroes will be honored

Santa Maria Times

The 2014 International Centre for Women Playwrights 50/50 Applause Award

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A former SLO inmate draws on real-life experiences for his role in the Web series 'Solitary'


Poetic Justice Project Funding Increases

Santa Maria Times

Poetic Justice Project's Helping Hand


DramaLit Blog: Boston University School of Theatre

Boston University

The Poetic Justice Project, empowering the disempowered through poetry and theatre.

Artbound 2012: Best of San Luis Obispo County


Poetic Justice Project Finds Inspiration Behind Bars

kcet poetic justice project artbound

Santa Maria Sun: Heart and Hope

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The Poetic Justice Project gives locals a chance to get creative and move forward