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Syndication

Christopher Durang, this year’s Tony Award-winning playwright of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, joins theatre students and fellow Guild members for a conversation on craft and collaborations that lead up to his recent success on Broadway.    



Originally recorded in 2013 at Point Park University as part of The Dramatists Guild Mentoring Artists Tour.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/durang2013.aspx 

Direct download: ITRDurang2013.m4a
Category:Dramatists and Their Work -- posted at: 7:26 PM
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As any dramatist can attest, it isn’t easy to balance a day job with a personal life and find time for writing. At a DG event in Boston, Kirsten Greenidge, New Dramatists Alumni and playwright of Milk Like Sugar, joined members for a conversation about prioritizing and managing the pressures of production with a full life.



Originally recorded in 2013 at The Boston Playwrights’ Theatre.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrgreenidge.aspx

Direct download: ITR_Greenidge.mp3
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Two award-winning lyricists, Martin Charnin and Gretchen Cryer, discuss the road to production and the process of rewriting.



Originally Recorded in 1990

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrcryercharnin.aspx 

Direct download: ITR_Charnin_Cryer.mp3
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In an interview with Buzz Mclaughlin, Wendy Wasserstein, the Pulitzer prize-winning playwright of The Heidi Chronicles, talks about developing an initial idea into something ‘stage worthy.’

 

Originally Recorded in 1993
http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrwasserstein.aspx 

Direct download: ITR_50EP.mp3
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DC Regional Rep and communications strategist Gwydion Suilebhan explains that new media doesn’t have to be something scary or intimidating, but in fact can be very helpful to dramatists - for those who engage.




Originally recorded at the 2013 Dramatists Guild National Conference in Chicago.
http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrnewmedia.aspx  



Direct download: ITR_New_Media.mp3
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David Ives, DG Council member and award-winning playwright of Venus in Fur and All In The Timing, talks about the life of a writer: day jobs, having an artistic home, and the impact other dramatists have on our work.

 

Originally recorded at the 2013 Dramatists Guild’s National Conference in Chicago.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrives.aspx  

Direct download: ITR_Ives.mp3
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Join the award-winning composer-lyricist of In the Heights, Lin-Manuel Miranda, in a conversation about his process, inspirations, deadlines, collaborations and what’s next for this actor, writer, rapper and tweeter extraordinaire.

Originally recorded at the 2013 Dramatists Guild National Conference in Chicago.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrmiranda.aspx

Direct download: ITR_Miranda.mp3
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A career in the theatre may not be easy to sustain, but we pursue it because as dramatists we believe in the power of the spoken word. Join us In the Room for this extremely powerful keynote conference address  from a master story-teller, Lisa Kron, the award-winning playwright and actress of 2.5 Minute Ride and Well.

Originally recorded at the 2013 Dramatists Guild’s National Conference in Chicago.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrlisakron.aspx#.UqshbPRDu2I

Direct download: ITR_Kron.mp3
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In a conversation recorded at the Dramatists Guild’s 2013 National Conference, Doug Wright, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of I Am My Own Wife, talks about his motivation to write and explores the characters on whom he fixates.

Originally recorded at the 2013 Dramatists Guild’s National Conference in Chicago.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/itrdougwright.aspx#.Upo8U8RDu2L

Direct download: ITRWright.mp3
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In a keynote session from The Dramatists Guild’s Second National Conference, the award-winning playwright and director George C. Wolfe talks about the survival skills you need to sustain a career in the theatre.

Originally recorded at the 2013 Dramatists Guild’s National Conference in Chicago.

http://www.dramatistsguild.com/eventseducation/wolfeitr.aspx#.UoY27sSko2t

Direct download: MemOnWolfe.mp3
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