Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Playwriting News--4.17.12

Winners Named in Playwriting Competition
Penn State York
Janice Eason, New Freedom, Pa., is the first-place winner in the fourth annual Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) play competition. Eason received first place honors and $150 for her play, "Limbo." She is an education major.
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Pulitzer Prize Winners: Drama Winner Quiara Alegria Hudes
Fox News
AP Quiara Alegria Hudes found out that she had won a Pulitzer Prize while checking her phone during a break in a play-writing workshop she is teaching at Wesleyan University. Hudes says she yelped and some of her students asked her what was wrong.
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Hudes Receives 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Wesleyan Connection (blog)
A play written by Quiara Alegria Hudes, visiting writer in theater, has won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for drama. The play, Water by the Spoonful, is about the search for meaning by a returning Iraq war veteran working in a sandwich shop in his hometown ...
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Wesleyan Connection (blog)
Quiara Alegria Hudes Wins Pulitzer for Drama
Fox News
"I'm still kind of in a daze about it but I'm very excited," she said by phone from Middletown, Conn., where she is teaching a play writing workshop to undergraduates at Wesleyan University. "I'm really delighted that something that was a little off ...
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An upset Pulitzer win for West Philly's Quiara Alegría Hudes
Philadelphia Inquirer
Hudes, contacted at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn., where she's teaching a playwriting course, says, "I'm so surprised. There were such great people in the category." The other two finalists were Jon Robin Baitz for Other Desert Cities, ...
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Playwriting Video! | creative writing
As our playwriting unit continues and eventually (sadly) comes to an end, we will hopefully continue to bring you videos concerning it. Enjoy our first one!
Deborah Yarchun Wins Playwriting Award--Credits Hillel!
Hillel graduate student, Deborah Yarchun, has won a prestigious award from the Kennedy Center for her play, "The Man in the Sukkah." In this article, she talks ...
Baldwin New Play Festival to Showcase Talent of MFA Playwriting ...
Each spring, the resources and creative energies of the UC San Diego theatre and dance department focus on producing plays written by students in the MFA ...
ADV: Practical Playwriting - How to Write for Commercial Prduction ...
Writers: ever wonder why producers don't produce you? What often holds playwrights back is that they rarely consider the person who will buy and produce their ...

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