Monthly Archives: February 2012

Newsday Tuesday: Where Can I See Plays Written by Women?

I think it’s about time we not only hear about women playwrights, but actually GO AND SEE plays written by women playwrights, don’t you? So here is my “short” list of where you can see some plays written by women … Continue reading

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Why All Playwrights Need Table Readings

Last night I had the honor and privilege of listening to members and interns of the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble, a professional theatre company in Bloomsburg, Pa., do a table reading of my play, Drowning Ophelia. Let me start by saying: … Continue reading

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Playwriting Adventure With Chicky!

So, tonight the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble is doing a reading of my play, Drowning Ophelia. I will blog about the experience tomorrow, so stay tuned!  And thanks for your patience!  🙂

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Views and Reviews: DEAD FOR A DUCAT by Juanita Rockwell

A few times on this blog I’ve mentioned my faculty mentor from Wilkes University, Juanita Rockwell. Today I want to treat you to a review of one of her plays, Dead for a Ducat, which she so kindly allowed me to … Continue reading

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Plays for Valentine’s Day

I am not so foolish as to think everyone loves Valentine’s Day. In fact, I know that indeed, a number of sentiments prevail on this most romantic of all romantic holidays, including annoyance, frustration, and the grand desire to mope. On the … Continue reading

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Playwright Spotlight: Marsha Norman

After Tuesday’s post, the topic of adaptations has been running through my head. I began to wonder, what adaptations are out there written by women? I was happy to see that some play and musical adaptations written by women include … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday: The Woman in Black

  You are going to stop reading my blog. Why? Because again, I’m not going to be talking about a female playwright. BUT I AM going to be talking about a female novelist…and a female screenwriter…and a *COUGHmaleCOUGH* playwright… So it all … Continue reading

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