Writing the Ten-Minute Play - A Book for Playwrights and Actors Who Want to Write Plays

Writing the Ten-Minute Play - A Book for Playwrights and Actors Who Want to Write Plays $19.99

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Glenn Alterman

Published by Limelight Editions

This book is written for anyone wishing to attempt their first ten-minute play, particularly playwrights, actors and directors

Every aspect of writing a ten-minute play is covered - from the idea to starting the play, to developing it, re-writing it and completing it

And how to get the most out of readings of your play once you've finished it

It then reveals the best ways to market your play and includes an extensive listing of ten-minute play contests

It also contains many in-depth interviews with international playwrights who have had substantial success with their ten-minute plays, as well as publishers of ten-minute plays and producers of ten-minute play festivals

And as an added bonus, the guide includes several award-winning ten-minute plays, each followed by an insightful discussion with the playwright on how they went about creating the play - from start to finish

The final chapter offers tips and suggestions from artistic directors of Ten-minute Play Festivals

An essential resource

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