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Does good theatre need a story?

I went to see a production recently, which will remain nameless, that I was sorely disappointed by. Certainly a lot of effort had gone into the production and set and all the actors seemed competent enough, but my flat mate and I left feeling it was sort of contentless. 570 more words


Why Rewrites Are Like Turning Swiss Cheese Into Edam.

I haven’t posted anything for a long while, for that I apologise,  a busy period writing, MA prep, workshops and a logistical issue with an apparently wheelchair accessible porta-loo at a music festival  which wouldn’t look out of place on… 404 more words


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by Linda Escalera Price

“I make my living now as a screenwriter! Which I’m surprised and horrified to hear myself saying, butI don’t think I can support myself as a playwright at this point.

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Here is a very short list of things happening in fair Toronto in the next and best four months. Get out and enjoy! Yay art! 81 more words


"Croak" at the Theatrikos Theater Company this Weekend

“Croak” was a 10-minute play of mine that was one of seven selected for the Northern Arizona Playwriting Showcase at Theatrikos Theater Company, Flagstaff, Arizona. 48 more words

Bianca Sams receives the Tennesse Rep Ingram New Works Fellowship!

Recent MFA grad, Bianca Sams is apart of the 2014-15 New Works Fellowship at Tennessee Rep!  This prestigious opportunity is given to 4 playwrights per year and includes development help on a new play, a public reading and workshops with professional theater artists.  22 more words


Stop. Look. Listen.

I’ve just received my reading list for the dramaturgy class on my program. And now I’m in a mood.

For one, there isn’t a title younger than the age of 100. 995 more words