Theater Breaking Through Barriers will kick off its 38th season with the world premiere of The Other Plays: Short Plays about the Otherness in Our Society. The playwrights contributing one-acts are Dennis A. Allen II, Bekah Brunstetter, Lameece Isaaq, Neil LaBute and Tatiana Rivera. The selections explore the themes of race, religion, sexual identity, and social otherness. Previews will begin on March 10 at the A.R.T./New York Theatres (502 West 53rd St., between 10th and 11th avenues). All tickets are $25 and may be purchased by visiting www.TBTB.org.