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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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MAY 2017 SALON

published May 09 2017

DELIVERY by Jelisa Jay Robinson
Sunday, May 21st at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125
When high school juniors Murdr, Mani and Javier find themselves in Ms. Tolivar’s English class, they begin to find themselves …

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APRIL 2017 SALON

published April 01 2017

STALLING FOR TIME by Liz Delaney

Sunday, April 30th at 6:30pm

Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125*

We’re all old enough to go to the restroom by ourselves.  My favorite watering hole is an out of …

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MARCH 2017 SALON

published March 14 2017

IN SEARCH OF A BLEAK OUTLOOK by Ty Spencer Hoppe
Sunday, March 26 at 6:30 pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125

Seventeen-year-old Henry David Winters has read every word Lord Byron, Edgar Allan Poe, and …

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FEBRUARY 2017 SALON

published February 15 2017

ARMY ISSUE [working title] by Vicki Caroline Cheatwood
Sunday, February 26 at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 125

A comedy-drama told in a series of letters to penpals, ARMY ISSUE [working title] opens a weathered …

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DECEMBER 2017 SALON

published November 23 2016

THREE FOR FRONTERAFEST
Sunday, December 11 at 6:30pm
Austin Playwrights Studio, 5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. K, Ste. 225

DOG by Marla Porter

In DOG, a young family faces a common problem that threatens to break them apart.

Marla Porter

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