Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Playwright News--4.18.12

Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces 2012 National Playwrights Conference ...
Broadway World
Playwrights spend the month of July developing and presenting staged readings of their work during NPC's 48th season. Seven of the eight selected works were chosen from among nearly 1000 plays received through the O'Neill's open submissions process, ...
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Awakened by art: Michener Center playwright Roger Reeves brings East Austin's ...
CultureMap Austin
By Katherine Craft Playwright and poet Roger Reeves already has a long list of accolades: His poems have appeared in Poetry, Ploughshares, American Poetry Review, American Literary Review, Gulf Coast and the Indiana Review. He was awarded a Ruth Lilly ...
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'Pride and Prejudice' pays a call at MET
Kansas City Star
By ROBERT TRUSSELL Playwright Christina Anderson, a native of Kansas City, Kan., who made a name for herself in town as a teen playwright before earning degrees from Brown University and the Yale School of Drama, will return for a reading of her drama ...
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Kansas City Star
MacIvor among SuperNova's homegrown playwrights
Halifax playwright Jeremy Webb's Fishing, a comedy about romance in the age of online dating, and Cape Breton playwright Daniel MacIvor's I, Animal, a story of love and loss told in three monologues, have their world premieres.
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Quiara Alegria Hudes On Her Pulitzer Prize Win For 'Water By The Spoonful' (VIDEO)
Huffington Post
With the clarity of a Pulitzer Prize winning-playwright, Hudes gave us a rundown of the last installment in her trilogy, the angsty plot of the very first play she ever wrote and told us in no uncertain terms why the Pulitzer has set her free.
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Omro Drama Club performs local playwright's comedy
The Oshkosh Northwestern
Come to see "Super Potato," a comedy written by Marty Duhatschek and performed by the Omro High School Drama Club. The performances are going to be a full buffet-style dinner theater performance with the dinner provided by La Sure's Catering.
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Celebrate Young Playwrights With YPT
We Love DC
If you're interested in the future of DC theater, there's no better place to look than toward our youngest playwrights. Next Monday and Tuesday, April 23-24 at 7:30pm, Young Playwrights' Theater (YPT) will present 12 new plays by area youth at their ...
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North Shore playwright goes into the wild
North Shore Outlook
"We were hoping we'd have this relaxing time, but we instead had to deal with this windstorm and our tent was blowing all over the place," the Vancouver playwright says with a laugh. "We had to sleep in the car and it wasn't that fun.
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Swords playwright sinks his teeth into Stoker story
Fingal Independent
By JOHN MANNING A PLAYWRIGHT from Swords is sinking his teeth into the story of the author of the world's most famous vampire novel. Swords resident, Tony Cash has written a play about Bram Stoker, the author of Dracula to coincide with the centenary ...
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Fingal Independent

In which a fool snares a playwright | Mondoweiss
By Eleanor Kilroy
British playwright David Edgar refuses to sign an artists' letter on boycotting an Israeli theater because he buys specious argument that it will end with boycott of Jewish stores.

The Stars Come Out for Spectacular Berkshire Playwright Lab's Gala ...
Most organizations would count themselves lucky to land just one of the half dozen stars that will shine on the evening of June 9, 2012 as the Berkshire ... - Festival planned to honor playwright Paul Green
By Rodger Mullen Staff writer. To critics, Paul Green was one of the finest playwrights of his time, an inventor of the form that came to be known as the outdoor ...
Mara Wilson Playwright
Mara Wilson was a successful child actor, until she decided showbiz wasn't for her. Wilson won our hearts playing Robin Williams' youngest daughte.

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