“Writers are the creative wellspring of theatre… write on!”

May the Fourth Playslam Be With You!

This PG-13 show was one night only, May 4, 2019, 7:30pm at The Cary Theater (122 E Chatham St, Cary, NC 27511 – see here for parking info, etc). Here’s the Facebook event. PHOTOS! VIDEO! This year’s theme: “Sci-fi / Twilight Zone / Star Wars”! Questions? Ask the producer Thom Haynes TICKETS NOW ON SALE! Click

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Master Class Series: Directing Technique: Working with Actors

Directing Technique: Working with Actors Learn how to direct a long scene or 10-minute play. Hands-on practice includes taking text through readthrough, blocking, working internal beats, and run-throughs. Recommended for participants with prior directing or other theater experience. Instructor: Fred Corlett (Burning Coal Theatre Company member and MFA – bio below) Fees: $55 (Resident &

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“NC 10 by 10: A Festival of 10-Minute Plays”

A huge Thanks to all the talented NC writers! The evaluation committee (12 people) pored over the 59 short plays, and we are pleased to announce the writers who took the top 10 places, and whose plays will be produced in July: (Anti-)Material(ism) by Susan M. Steadman, directed by Sarianna Gregg (OS) Delia: Xenon Winslow-Trevathan Tess: Kelly

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Radio play contest!

Here are the winners of the 2019 contest: Best Script: “The Black Spectre: A Trail Grown Cold” by Roger Alford ($75) Best Production: “The (Dog) Park” by Mac McCord ($75) “Best Script” was selected by the reading committee and “Best Production” was selected by the listening audience. Congratulations to all of our finalists for a

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