Monthly Archives: March 2013

Lessons from reading plays #1: a simple way to make sure your characters sound different.

I’m a reader for a festival this spring. If I haven’t said this before, I’ll say it now: be a play reader for a festival, theater, or competition. You’ll learn a lot about playwriting. This week, I’m reading this one … Continue reading

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How do you easily pick up where you left off with a play?

Coming Back after an Injury I developed a pinched nerve A couple of weeks ago, I developed horrible pain in my left leg from a pinched nerve in my back. L5-S1, if you’re interested. I do not recommend it. For … Continue reading

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