The 2017 Drama Desk Award Nominations

This year’s 2017 Drama Desk Award Nominations are: Outstanding Play If I Forget, by Steven Levenson (Roundabout Theatre Company) Indecent, by Paula Vogel (Vineyard Theatre) A Life, by Adam Bock (Playwrights Horizons) Oslo, by J. T. Rogers (Lincoln Center Theater) Sweat, by Lynn Nottage (The Public Theater) Outstanding Musical Anastasia The Band’s Visit (Atlantic Theater …

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The Official 2017 Off Broadway Alliance Award Nominations

Here are this year’s Off Broadway Alliance Award nominations: Best New Musical The Band’s Visit Ernest Shackleton Loves Me Hadestown Othello: The Remix The View UpStairs Best New Play Church and State Daniel’s Husband Indecent Skeleton Crew Small Mouth Sounds The Wolves Best Musical Revival Finian’s Rainbow The Golden Bride Pacific Overtures Sweeney Todd: The …

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Why You Need to Read to Write

There’s no question that writing more often makes you a better writer.   Especially when that’s writing for an audience, any audience, no matter if they are in a theater, or even online. (Want some personal proof?  Go back and ready some of my first blogs from almost 10 years ago . . . and read …

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