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True West – Hub theatre

A recent play that has premiered in the Boston theatre scene is Sam Shepard’s True West presented by the Hub Theatre Company at the First Church in Boston.. Directed by Daniel Bourque, starring Bob Mussett, Victor Shopov, Robert Orzalli and Maureen Adduci; and kicking off Hub Theatre Company’s sixth season, the show ran from April […]

SIBLJANOVIC BIOGRAPHY

SIBLJANOVIC BIOGRAPHY: Born 15 October 1970 – Stockholm, Sweden Raised in Belgrade 1995 Dramaturgy degree at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade. Outspoken figure in Serbian politics/public sphere. Writes for theatre (9 plays), TV, and journalism. A war diary (la Republicca, 1999). Plays have been stage in 50+ countries Part-time lecturer at  her alma […]

Admission

I wanted to post my admission letter into Lesley. I’ve always been inspired by non-traditional intro letters. As a child I found refuge in writing fairy-tales about children discovering wooden chests leading to other worlds composed fog and tall grass. Worlds with mysterious beasts, kindhearted sprites, and enchanted natives to cushion my sister from our […]

Vomit Writing Magic Muse

Being a playwright-  finding your muse is very important- having your space, having your music, having your spells, chants, and charms around you as you write is very important. But sometimes it just doesn’t come. My first mentor/friend in playwriting was Stephen Adly Guirgis. Outside of my mother, he was the first person who told […]

Creative Prep

I find outlining a play very tedious and not helpful for my subconscious. Instead I make a creative prep. Here is an example of a creative prep. It follows Aristotle’s poetics. Whistle Pig – Creative Prep Character – Cam is the son of an alcoholic murderer. When Cam was a young man his father, in […]

Animal Corridor – feminist/gender/identity/dance

25 – MARCH – 19:00 – 21:00 About Animal Corridor: At a time when we were proclaiming the future as female, we were rocked to our core by the state of today. What role does gender play in our society now and in the future? Gender is a complex, social construction that resembles a chaotic […]

Scn Std: wk1

I just had my first rehearsal? meet and greet? chat? run-through? stumble upon? of a short piece I’ll be doing with Sara Katzoff and three undergrad actors/actresses. For the past semester and a half I’ve been working on my thesis play which is this dark tragedy. It’s been so long since I’ve started a new […]