NYC Blogcademy Scholarship Application: Armed and Ready!

I'm sure you've heard that saying, "I'm a lover, not a fighter?"  Well, it wasn't written about me, because I'm a lover AND a fighter.Hi everyone.  My name is Kerry, and I'm a sword geek!  I love stage combat, all things theatrical (can't you tell, seeing how dramatic this blog post already is?!), and I …

Continue reading NYC Blogcademy Scholarship Application: Armed and Ready!

Guest Blog on The Lovers, The Dreamers and You!

Hi everyone!  I've written a guest blog post for The Lovers, the Dreamers and You, called 10 Ways to Reinvigorate Your Creativity.  You should go check it out! What are some things you do to pull yourself out of a creative slump?  Share your ideas in the comments!

So, you want to write a show for young actors, eh?

I've written two shows for young actors, and trust me... it's not the easiest thing to do!  Young actors want to be challenged with juicy acting roles... and they all want the most lines.  They want to do shows with catchy titles... that aren't babyish or boring.  What's a playwright to do? Well, before you …

Continue reading So, you want to write a show for young actors, eh?

Playwriting 101: What to include with your script

I've been working on getting my two one-act youth plays ready to put up here on the website for people/companies to purchase the rights to.  If you're writing a script and want to sell it, you'll need to give potential directors more information beyond just what the characters say.  Here are some things I'm including in my script package …

Continue reading Playwriting 101: What to include with your script

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 3,500 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 6 years to get …

Continue reading 2012 in review