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An Unannounced and Poorly Attended First Reading

The paparazzi (a.k.a. my wife) was the sole attendee of the first public reading of my very recently completed Depot People: A Play in Five Playlets. 35 more words

Occasional Ramblings

WoS Edition: Interview with D Matthew Beyer

Graphic by Raquel Villalobos

By Rachel Perzynski, Associate Editor

In order to learn more about the ways in which dramaturgy and playwriting intersect, I reached out to D Matthew Beyer. 489 more words

The Theatre School At DePaul University

Long Day's Journey Into Night, and What We Miss Years After

A few weeks ago, we had the option — at Vancouver Film School — to attend its¬†playwrighting class. I think general electives are helpful for even those who don’t want to specialize in what they offer because having a general base is invaluable… 586 more words


Mapping out the story

Today, I wrote up one sentence synopsis for each of the scenes of my new play “The Secrets of the Magic Pool.” ¬†This will be going into the playbill during the show, but I thought it was quite telling of how I wrote it. 236 more words


Another Step toward Completing Depot People

Way down at the bottom of my My Writing page, there’s some jabber about my stage plays. Along with a staged performance of one of my audio plays, you can see that, each year, I’ve been writing scripts for a local short-play festival. 361 more words

Occasional Ramblings

Wed. March 16: Exciting News

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Waxing Moon
Jupiter Retrograde
Foggy and cold

What a whirlwind the past few days have been!

Some big news, on several fronts: 335 more words

Pearl White and the Seven Bootleggers - Act 1 Scene 10

Pearl White and the Seven Bootleggers – Act 1 Scene 10
A Re-telling of Snow White
An Excerpt From an Original Play written by Jordyn Michelle… 348 more words