The Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright talks about developing a play at the Public Theater, connecting past and present, and what she appreciates in an actor.
If you're 19 or younger, the Blank Theatre will consider your play for its upcoming Young Playwrights Festival. Winning plays will be presented for a weekend run at Hollywood's Stella Adler Theatre in June.
Time to dust off your old manuscript. Los Angeles' Brimmer Street Theatre Company opened the window for submissions to its play development program.
The play does not always start at the beginning. Sometimes the first scene you write ends up in the middle of the play. This happens because when I write, I’m really channeling the voices of my characters.