1. What’s The Play About?

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    December 10, 2018 by Sam Graber

    Recently I was at a dinner party when one of the other guests, an accountant, after learning of my playwrighting …
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  2. The Auditioning Playwright

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    April 19, 2018 by Sam Graber

    Imagine that you’re asked to submit a play that hasn’t yet been written. Imagine that you’re asked to do this …
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  3. How To Use Stage Directions

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    February 21, 2017 by Sam Graber

    I was recently leading a playwrighting seminar when the inevitable question arose. I expected the question. It’s always asked. How …
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  4. Theater Still Matters

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    November 11, 2016 by Sam Graber

    I had sent this direct to several collaborators and was encouraged to post public. Because theater still matters. Just in …
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  5. That One Line

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    June 7, 2016 by Sam Graber

    I was somewhere east of exposition and west of intermission when the whole affair turned ugly. I wasn’t prepared for …
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  6. How to Write a 10-Minute Play

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    January 26, 2016 by Sam Graber

    HOW TO WRITE A 10-MINUTE PLAY Writing a 10-Minute play is easy! All you have to do is come up …
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  7. New Play vs. World Premiere

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    August 11, 2015 by Sam Graber

    You are a playwright with a good play. Your good play is a new play which has just received its …
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  8. How To Format Your Script

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    December 8, 2014 by Sam Graber

    Greetings, script fans! Now that the Minneapolis weather has turned from a scorching positive fifteen to a balmy ten below …
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  9. Old vs. Young

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    October 10, 2014 by Sam Graber

    I recently had a big idea. Call it a wild revelation. And since this wild revelation hit in full force …
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  10. The Latest in Authoring Software

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    June 6, 2014 by Sam Graber

    Hey, who out there wants some powerful and free writing software in their life? Thought so. Then strap in my …
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