This edition: New DramatistsTweet
Original tape date: November 8, 2007.
A panel of current New Dramatists playwrights -- Carlyle Brown, David Grimm, Quiara Alegría Hudes and Lucy Thurber -- talk about their differing styles of playwriting, what inspired them to start writing, how the world of the playwright has evolved and changed, what influences their writing and the challenges in getting their work produced. The program also includes an interview with New Dramatists Artistic Director Todd London, discussing how New Dramatists serves as haven for emerging playwrights and describing the new voice of the playwright, the opportunities for playwrights on and off Broadway and the different types of work being written today.
Carlyle Brown Playwright
Sondra Gilman Host, American Theatre Wing Seminars
David Grimm Playwright
Quiara Alegria Hudes Playwright
Jeffrey Eric Jenkins Moderator
Douglas Leeds Host, American Theatre Wing Seminars
Todd London Aritstic Director
Lucy Thurber Playwright