This is a monologue taken from a longer piece I wrote some time ago. Inspired by the hyper-realism of Alan Bennett I wanted to write a piece in which someone complains about one thing but in doing so reveals a much larger problem they are facing. 870 more words
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This year’s edition of the Writing from the Heart Playwriting Workshop with Tony Perez has come to an end! During the weeklong workshop, participants went through intense emotional truth exercises, rigorous writing under time-sensitive conditions, and even performed their finalised play that they wrote together as a group! 402 more words
Continuing with the series of interviews, we managed to catch yet another Writing from the Heart participant, Jasmine Thng! Jasmine, an 18-year-old student awaiting university, is our youngest participant from the workshop, but that does not make her any less experienced or her desire to write any less fervent. 553 more words
Sometimes our life and work synergize in ways that we don’t expect.
In writing my new play, On Air, that certainly happened, with the added synergy of such dedicated theater artists who brought it to life at San Diego’s Scripps Ranch Theatre (SRT) and its new play festival, “Out on a Limb,” which concluded yesterday. 953 more words