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Stage Rights, in partnership with the Southeastern Theatre Conference is proud to announce the opening of submissions for the 2018 SETC/Stage Rights Ready to Publish Award. 

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In a new video from the Dramatists Guild Fund, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright shares insights and advice with aspiring artists.

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"Modesty is a virtue that can never thrive in public… A man must be his own trumpeteer, he must write or dictate paragraphs of praise in the newspapers, he must dress, have a retinue, and equipage, he must ostentatiously publish to the world his own writings with his name, and must write even some panegyrics upon... them . . . and must perpetuate his fame." - John Adams

I started writing plays just over ...

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Laura King

We are thrilled to announce that Laura King has been selected as the first recipient of the Ready to Publish Award, which will be given out annually in partnership with the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC)! At this year’s convention we heard pitches from five fantastic playwrights who were selected as finalists. Laura’s play ​Independence Day at Happy Meadows​ will receive development over the next six months in preparation ...

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Haiku to the Playwright

By Melody Fernandez   Posted 4.5.2016   Backstage, Playwright, Script, Haiku
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Words in my mouth
Emotional death
The playwright wins again

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