2005 Seven Devils Playwrights Conference
The Staged Readings
BE HERE THEN by Judy Anderson
Johnny comes marching home from the war to find the life and livelihood of his rural American home town has changed… and so has he.
JEM & I by Ron Fitzgerald
Loraine hides under the pious skirts of her new life, insisting her daughters, Jem and Abby, call her “aunt.” When Loraine, a high school guidance counselor, is fired for mixing church and state it sets off a chain of events that threatens to expose them all.
IN THE SAWTOOTHS by Dano Madden
Avid backpackers, Oby, Nellie and Darin, are prepared for anything the great outdoors can throw their way. But when tragedy strikes in their own front yard, can these old friends navigate the immense and unexpected wilderness of life?
AMERICAN MIDGET by Jonathan Yukich
The mysterious Mr. Much convinces ordinary Albert that he is a midget… but is he? Join one man’s struggle to distinguish reality from delusion in a world far more outlandish, but only slightly more absurd, than our own.
The Intensive Play Readings
DEATH COMES TO SWEET WILLIAM by Bernadine Cockey
THE POST MODERNIST by Mona Curtis
Photos from the Conference
THE FEAST OF THE FLYING COW... AND OTHER STORIES OF WAR by Jeni Mahoney
Trapped in a world that is as absurd as it is brutal, a socialite turned relief worker, attempts to award a free feast and celebrity-style photo shoot to a besieged, war weary family.
The Student Staged Readings
CORPORATE POSE by Ashley Allen
THE LARK & THE ROYAL DUKE by Dylan Crawford
WHAT A DREAM by Brandon Joiner
THE LEAVING by Nate Thrash