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MAY 2018 SALON

published May 16 2018

$10 BOY by Allison Orr Block
Sunday, May 20th at 6:30 pm
Hyde Park Theatre, 511 W. 43rd St.

On September 17, 1976, a 14-year-old boy was shot and killed by a police officer. Shortly afterward, a grand jury found …

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APRIL 2018 SALON

published April 15 2018

EVERYTHING’S GOING TO BE OKAY by Max Langert
Sunday, April 29 at 6:30pm
Hyde Park Theatre, 511 W. 43rd St.

Rebecca, a woman in her 70s, finds a savagely wounded young man in her living room one day, and …

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MARCH 2018 SALON

published March 13 2018

THE EVOLUTION OF DARWIN by Steve Warren
Sunday, March 25 at 6:30pm
Hyde Park Theatre, 511 W. 43rd. St.

In this romantic comedy, an unsuccessful playwright suddenly finds success when he secretly adapts a woman’s real-life failing marriage for …

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FEBRUARY 2018 SALON

published February 12 2018

(UNTITLED PLAY) by J. Isabel Salazar
Sunday, February 25 at 6:30 pm
Austin Playwrights Studio, 5555 N. Lamar Blvd, Bldg. K, Ste. 125*
 
Death is not the disrupter of lives but rather his son, Grief.  This untitled play is an

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JANUARY 2018 SALON

published January 21 2018

RUBY by Raul Garza
Sunday, January 28 at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125

Tapping virtual reality, vanguard brain doctor Belén seeks to reinvent brain trauma therapy. But is her unconventional approach a legitimate scientific …

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DECEMBER 2017 SALON

published December 04 2017

Three for FronteraFest
Sunday, December 17 at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125

THE LINKLATER QUESTION by C. M. Gill
Is the idea of “true love” a bullshit fairy tale that can’t possibly survive the …

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WEEKEND FLING and FLING SALON 2017

published November 10 2017

The Weekend Fling is ScriptWorks’ annual 48-hour playwriting event where members use their incurable writing habit to create a ten-minute play in 48 hours.   Muses are provided in the form of three rules/elements that MUST appear in the play.  The …

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OCTOBER 2017 SALON

published October 10 2017

FINDING OUT by Jason Rainey
Sunday, October 29 at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125*

In this full-length play, friends in their 20s grapple with newfound puzzles of adulthood—careers, apartments, sickness, and self-exploration (both the …

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SEPTEMBER 2017 SALON

published September 12 2017

LITTLE ART TABLE by Marla Porter
Sunday, September 24th at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar Blvd., Bldg. K, Ste. 125*
When famous artist Maxine lets her loneliness and insecurities get the best of her, young neighborhood girls Dani, …

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DRAMATIS PERSONAE WORKSHOP: FronteraFest 101

published August 29 2017

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN MOVED TO SEPTEMBER 26TH!

FRONTERAFEST 101
A primer in self-producing for the fringe
A workshop taught by Christina J. Moore

Tuesday, September 26, 7:30 – 9:30pm
Hyde Park Theatre
511 W. 43rd St.…

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