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What's The Play About?

Recently I was at a dinner party when one of the other guests, an accountant, after learning of my playwrighting profession, asked me what I was working on. 2,178 more words


Dark People

To be honest, after seeing this play on closing night, I could now see myself being addicted to attending plays. I want to watch another one already. 301 more words

Nonsensical Nonsense

Shake-Smash Auditions!

Our first ever festival of short plays inspired by works of Shakespeare! We have collected ten-minute and one-act plays from writers all over the country that reimagine, reinterpret, and revise Shakespeare’s life and work for a weekend of exciting new theatre. 147 more words


Midwest Dramatists Center Conference 2018

I was so sad to see this weekend go. It was a beautiful time to meet new people and see a ton of new work. The last to-do is to write from feedback received and get on NPX to review others’ work. 352 more words


Mr. Gray Beard Prof

In class the man said “I am so tired of these tropes where the woman in anger washes the dishes,” and I agreed. “Can’t we see her do something else? 465 more words

WRITE for Shake-Smash 2018

We want to take down Shakespeare!

Laughing Pig Theatre is now accepting submissions for their first ever Shake-Smash New Play Festival. Shake-smash is a festival that both celebrates and challenges Shakespeare’s stubbornly immortal work. 170 more words


Jo - Unicorn - 7/27/18 6:30pm

The short version: Go see it for the laughs and the deep thinking that is a surprise along the way. And for the hope that these three actresses star in lots of other work together. 536 more words