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Take the Stage > SAILOR a play in five acts by Docker P Goldsmith (3 replies - 116 views)

Hello Docker You can't post a 5 Act play in (say) 200 daily chunks I suggest you post the first Act and invite members to cantact you ...   Wed Oct 21st, 2020 09:33 am

Critique my Play > The Singing Community of 1926 (4 replies - 1004 views)

Thanks again, Gustav ...   Sat Aug 1st, 2020 12:03 pm

Critique my Play > The Singing Community of 1926 (4 replies - 1004 views)

Indeed I have, Gustav As a much younger man, I wrote about a dozen for the BBC and - prompted by the soon-to-be new Stageplays website ...   Fri Jul 31st, 2020 05:02 pm

Collaborators > I am looking for an author to write a 10 to 15 minute play/libretto (0 replies - 403 views)

Posted on behalf of George L Smyth george.smyth@gmail.com I am looking for an author to write a 10 to 15 minute play/libretto. There is no expectation ...   Fri Jul 31st, 2020 04:48 pm

Critique my Play > The Singing Community of 1926 (4 replies - 1004 views)

Greetings all Re : The Biggest Sandcastle in the World https://www.stageplays.com/mp3/sandcastle.mp3 Many thanks for your kind feedback and appreciation Here's another one ... The Singing Community of 1926 ...   Sat Jul 25th, 2020 12:10 pm

Critique my Play > The Biggest Sandcastle in the World (0 replies - 648 views)

Greetings all I've just unearthed and uploaded a recording of one of my early BBC radio plays which I thought might bring a few smiles to ...   Thu Jun 18th, 2020 09:10 am

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > The Way She Tells It (2 replies - 626 views)

Thanks for starting my day with a smile best Paul ...   Tue May 26th, 2020 09:58 am

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > Day Seventy Two (8 replies - 1454 views)

Actually IMR, it was "Keep Calm and Carry on" As the Bard once said, "The plague's the thing" Keep smiling best Paul ...   Sat May 23rd, 2020 10:09 am

Question & Answer > Adapting play from a book (1 reply - 1008 views)

Contact the author via their agent/publisher but unless you can charm them and/or have an impressive track record, you'll probably be refused This of course doesn't ...   Tue May 19th, 2020 08:23 am

Reviews and Critiques > Mick Jagger (1 reply - 687 views)

Thanks IMR - good to know there's hope for us all ...   Thu May 14th, 2020 08:43 am

2020 - Opportunities for Playwrights - 2020 > About this Forum (5 replies - 20471 views)

Correct And, as a free service, we only promote Competitions that don't charge Welcome to the Forum - I assume you can now navigate Login? best ...   Thu May 14th, 2020 08:40 am

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > Bewley's Cafe (4 replies - 959 views)

Poignant - thank you ...   Fri May 8th, 2020 09:11 am

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > Washing Up (2 replies - 724 views)

Another lovely addition to your Pandemic Poem anthology :-) ...   Fri May 1st, 2020 09:32 am

+++ STOP PRESS +++ > Death of Terrence McNally (3 replies - 3802 views)

You and me both ...   Sat Mar 28th, 2020 02:42 pm

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > When First I Heard (2 replies - 718 views)

Thank you, Potabasil ...   Sun Mar 22nd, 2020 02:01 pm

The Playwrights' Gym - Feedback > Starting with a new idea? (3 replies - 3697 views)

It should excite you, it should compel you, it should demand to be born It should also stand up to scrutiny - has it been done ...   Mon Mar 2nd, 2020 09:08 am

Please, introduce yourself ... > Hello everyone. (2 replies - 1039 views)

You're very welcome, Dave ...   Tue Feb 4th, 2020 03:11 pm

Announcements > The Risk Theatre Model of Tragedy: Gambling, Drama, and the Unexpected [Friesen Press 2019] (31 replies - 13611 views)

This is excellent, Edwin Many thanks ...   Thu Jan 16th, 2020 08:34 am

Reviews and Critiques > Two Great movies just released (6 replies - 1905 views)

The Two Popes Brilliant A must-see ...   Tue Dec 31st, 2019 07:49 am

Question & Answer > Looked all over the internet...no answers. HELP! (6 replies - 2994 views)

Does she know you've re-written the script? She should - better sooner rather than later and avoid the heartache of losing a big bag of money ...   Sat Dec 21st, 2019 08:37 am

Question & Answer > Looked all over the internet...no answers. HELP! (6 replies - 2994 views)

I'm not a lawyer but here's my view ... You cannot use the work of someone else without their formal permission (usually written) And you cannot separate ...   Fri Dec 20th, 2019 09:39 am

Take the Stage > WARNING!!! (10 replies - 11422 views)

Postscript ... Please note we pursued this company and they apologised and paid up ...   Wed Dec 18th, 2019 09:59 am

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > The Dresser (2 replies - 1173 views)

Charming Tiny point - I think it would be improved by the inclusion of question marks ...   Fri Dec 13th, 2019 09:50 am

Please, introduce yourself ... > Hello all-- Lyricist/Bookperson (1 reply - 1257 views)

Welcome! ...   Thu Dec 12th, 2019 07:35 am

Reviews and Critiques > HENRIK IBSEN'S SOULCRAFT (1 reply - 1107 views)

Excellent Many thanks ...   Sun Nov 24th, 2019 02:20 pm

Reviews and Critiques > Don't be a cheapskate playwright, pay for services (2 replies - 1207 views)

Why are you wasting more of your valuable time on the work of this unworthy playwright? ...   Sun Nov 10th, 2019 02:40 pm

Please, introduce yourself ... > Hello to all. (1 reply - 1322 views)

Welcome back! May your candle burn bright ...   Sun Nov 3rd, 2019 12:16 pm

Question & Answer > Art work copyright and artist (1 reply - 1244 views)

In almost all cases you'd need the prior permission of the artist and/or the owner of the image's copyright FWI, all works of art are copyright ...   Tue Oct 15th, 2019 08:07 am

Please, introduce yourself ... > Mom of ten writes two plays (22 replies - 7465 views)

Hello and welcome Good luck for your first play though to me it sounds more like a short story or an animation Maybe try the story first ...   Wed Sep 25th, 2019 08:37 am

Announcements > The Risk Theatre Model of Tragedy: Gambling, Drama, and the Unexpected [Friesen Press 2019] (31 replies - 13611 views)

Brilliant! Many congratulations ...   Mon Sep 2nd, 2019 07:12 am

The Playwrights' Gym > FULL VIDEO of FLOWERS OUT OF SEASON (1 reply - 3442 views)

Hi Edd Just a quick note to say Jane and I watched Flowers Out of Season last night Very powerful and very intense, even via the "cold" ...   Thu May 16th, 2019 12:10 pm

The Playwrights' Gym > HEY, PLAYWRIGHTS! (4 replies - 4241 views)

Welcome back, Edd! And a warm welcome to your witty, wacky two-hander It's a nice, surreal situation and, as ever, the strength is in your dialogue - ...   Tue Apr 30th, 2019 05:39 pm

Reviews and Critiques > Are you a Fox or a Hedgehog? (4 replies - 3364 views)

You and me both :-) ...   Sun Apr 28th, 2019 04:36 pm

Reviews and Critiques > Are you a Fox or a Hedgehog? (4 replies - 3364 views)

Interesting article in the Guardian reviewing Playwriting - Structure, Character, How and What to Write from the late, great Stephen Jeffreys: https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2019/apr/23/stephen-jeffreys-playwright-hedgehogs-or-foxes-shakespeare For Playwriting - Structure, Character, ...   Sun Apr 28th, 2019 03:20 pm

Collaborators > Composer available (11 replies - 7093 views)

Deleted as requested best wishes Paul ...   Wed Sep 5th, 2018 09:49 am

Collaborators > Composer available (11 replies - 7093 views)

Cool it, guys ...   Mon Sep 3rd, 2018 09:01 am

The Playwrights' Gym - Re-writes > Shakespeare (4 replies - 6006 views)

If the result is brilliantly funny and/or profoundly tragic, yes Otherwise, no ...   Sat Jul 21st, 2018 11:42 am

Reviews and Critiques > "WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR" (5 replies - 4296 views)

Yes, hoping for HBO or Netflix My American daughter-in-law saw it Monday and is full of praise Obviously a Must-see ...   Wed Jul 18th, 2018 09:11 am

Reviews and Critiques > "WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR" (5 replies - 4296 views)

Anyone know when/where this will be available in the UK? ...   Tue Jul 17th, 2018 09:39 am

2020 - Opportunities for Playwrights - 2020 > Submit short plays for PAMLA Conference in WA next November (1 reply - 6176 views)

The Forum does not support Competitions that charge Submission fees The post has therefore been removed ...   Mon Jun 11th, 2018 10:24 am

Poet's Corner : Critique my Poem > Poetry? Why Bother? (4 replies - 3989 views)

More wise words - thank you ...   Thu Jun 7th, 2018 09:22 am

Take the Stage > Hello everyone! (3 replies - 3377 views)

Welcome ...   Tue May 8th, 2018 09:50 am

Synopses and Cover Letters > THE TALENT OF THE ROOM (3 replies - 5441 views)

Great stuff, many thanks Loved this ... " ... words are pure creations of the human psyche. Every single word is full of secrets, full of ...   Sun Apr 8th, 2018 01:27 pm

Success Stories > Novel cover (2 replies - 4316 views)

Many congrats, Edd I also see David Mamet has published his first novel in 20 years (Chicago) Maybe it's a coming trend ... Fingers crossed for the ...   Wed Mar 28th, 2018 12:42 pm

Question & Answer > Searching for great dialogue (5 replies - 5222 views)

Thanks for this, IMR Words to treasure ...   Tue Feb 6th, 2018 03:06 pm

Work-in-Progress > How do I turn a synopsis into a full script? (6 replies - 8779 views)

A good book can be a good start See: https://www.stageplays.com/products/the_student_guide_to_playwriting/ ...   Fri Jun 2nd, 2017 01:25 pm

Question & Answer > Contemplating writing a musical... (3 replies - 5403 views)

Yes, a good book is a good way to start Stageplays.com - which pays for this Forum - offers a comprehensive Playwriting section at: https://www.stageplays.com/browse/categories/playwrighting These should be ...   Sat May 20th, 2017 12:59 pm

Question & Answer > Contemplating writing a musical... (3 replies - 5403 views)

I don't know if you're crazy or not but I suggest you take one step at a time Write the libretto and see if it's ...   Sat May 20th, 2017 09:04 am

Please, introduce yourself ... > hello world (5 replies - 4708 views)

Welcome! ...   Fri May 5th, 2017 01:58 pm

Please, introduce yourself ... > Hi everyone (1 reply - 2830 views)

Welcome! ...   Thu Mar 23rd, 2017 02:42 pm


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