Screenwriting & Plays
19 articles found

Doug Wright: I am my own scribe

Playwright Doug Wright  talks about  obsessions, legacy, outliers  and the creative freedom of crafting for the stage.

By Julie Krug | Published: April 18, 2015

What’s the big idea?

Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks goes after stories with a commitment to discovery and to the power of dreamy moments.

By Patti Hartigan | Published: March 17, 2015


Writing partners share a special bond through respect and trust – despite challenges.

By Patti Hartigan | Published: February 17, 2015

The curious Cuse of Bates Motel

Screenwriter and showrunner Carlton Cuse on shaping TV stories, collaborating with a team, the writers’ room and the importance of a good lunch.

By Kinney Littlefield | Published: January 5, 2015

Veena Sud: Be ready

The Killing creator Veena Sud offers tips on pacing a story and the tenacity it takes to work in TV.

By Kinney Littlefield | Published: September 30, 2014

Homeward bound

Acting out a character brings a writer’s voice to life.

By Afaa Michael Weaver | Published: August 26, 2014