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Off to the Races

Highlights from the 8 Minute Madness Playwright Festival, a competition that challenges emerging playwrights to write eight-minute works.

  1. 1. Pregnancy Practice

    In Courtney Imbery’s sharp-edged story, a husband and wife fake a pregnancy in order to better prepare for the future.

  2. 2. The Dancing Lesson

    Richard O. Herlan’s play about a couple that shares all of life’s important news, both good and bad, while learning dance routines.

  3. 3. Five Guns, Four Bullets

    Dan Bancroft’s drama in which a condemned man and his executioner engage in intimate conversation.


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