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Killing Time

A woman and a man, centre stage, holding glasses, looking around in slight discomfort.

She freezes in position.

A: We met last night. We got introduced, forced to stand together in a room where we knew no one else. 1,670 more words

Short Plays

"Really Remarkable Romance" Script Excerpt

Does the title “Really Remarkable Romance” sound a little cheesy (or super cheesy)? It should! This short play’s power comes from its integration of light comedy with cutting insight, a blend that ultimately uncovers the hard truth about human selfishness and our ability to believe an illusion. 749 more words

ACTF Jan 24

Day 3: Best day yet! I’ve broken up my summary/review of the day by workshop or show for today because I have quite a bit to say about them all! 499 more words

ACTF Jan 22

Schedule today: Writing Parody and Satire with Donna Latham, and Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Plus we watched some invited scene performances this evening.

What I learned: writing parody and satire in a group of my peers generally results in highly political material about (in most cases) the same five incidents. 75 more words

KCACTF Journal

Live from Des Moines, Iowa, documentation of my time at KCACTF!

KCACTF is, in long form, the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Hence the acronym. 143 more words


SAVE + QUIT – The New Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Sophia Leuner

Director: Billie De Buitlear

Two Londoners find themselves having to decide whether it is time to move on. 295 more words

The New Theatre

"Fun Your Way" Excerpt + New Script!

Today we’re sharing a sneak peek of our new short play script Fun Your Way. First, to give you an idea of what the play is about, here’s the description from its web page: 519 more words