For this screenwriter and playwright, comedy is not a dessert. It’s part of the so-called point.
Lin-Manuel Miranda is the Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist of “In the Heights.” He’s an actor and composer, who identifies as a writer.
“You need to really get inside the head of someone who is not you and give them a voice and dignity.”
Playwright Doug Wright talks about obsessions, legacy, outliers and the creative freedom of crafting for the stage.
Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks goes after stories with a commitment to discovery and to the power of dreamy moments.
Oscar weekend! Check out TW interviews with screenwriters who have successfully taken stories from idea to page to lights, camera, action.
Writing partners share a special bond through respect and trust – despite challenges.
Screenwriter and showrunner Carlton Cuse on shaping TV stories, collaborating with a team, the writers’ room and the importance of a good lunch.
Michelle and Robert King work side by side to pen network TV hit The Good Wife.
The Killing creator Veena Sud offers tips on pacing a story and the tenacity it takes to work in TV.