Tuesday, October 23, 2018


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Welcome to the fourth episode of the NYCPlaywrights Podcast, "SUPERNATURAL PODCAST"

  1. The Heebie Jeebies: 00:00 
  2. The Supernatural in Shakespeare : 01:15 
  3. The Scottish Play - interview with Professor James Shapiro: 2:09
  4. War of the Worlds & World War II: 11:12
  5. LAKE TOWANDA by Natasha Sera, performed by Starra Andrews: 21:47
  6. LOVERBOY by Michael Jalbert performed by Kate Ross, Erich Rausch, Michael Jalbert and an interview with Michael Jalbert : 25:15
  7. Next call for submissions, thanks & "Devil's Gonna Get You": 41:38


Call for submissions for the next podcast

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The next NYCPlaywrights Podcast will be on the theme of writers - it's very meta. This is for the next podcast which is on the theme of Playwrights Institutions (like the Dramatists Guild).

These are the submission rules:
  • The deadline is Monday, October 29, 2018 at 11:59 PM EST.
  • There is no fee for submission 
  • The script must have something to do with the writers.
  • The submission can be one monologue or one ten-minute play or a ten-minute excerpt from a larger work.
  • The monologue can only be one page long. 
  • The ten-minute play or ten-minute excerpt cannot be longer than 10 pages.
  • The submission should be sent by email, with the script itself as a file attached to the email as a PDF file.
  • Send the script to hello@playwrightspodcast.com
  • All rights will remain with the playwright. 
  • Only one submission per playwright.
  • The script must be submitted by the author of the script, no agents or others may submit. 
  • Make sure you have your name and your email address on the script. 
  • The monologue or play may be submitted by any writer in the world but must be in English
  • It's OK if the play or monologue has been produced before. But not published.
  • The NYCPlaywrights decisions are final.
  • We will notify submitters of the decisions and announce the winning monologue and/or play on the NYCPlaywrights web site by Sunday November 3.
  • A recording of the play will be included in the next NYCPlaywrights Podcast.
If you have any questions write to us at hello@playwrightspodcast.com

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

NYCPlaywrights Podcast now available on iTunes.

Congratulations Canada!

As mentioned in the third NYCPlaywrights Podcast, marijuana is legal in Canada as of today. Congratulations you guys, have a  toke for us!

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Play selection for the next podcast.

The selection from the next episode of the NYCPlaywrights Podcast has been made. The selected piece is a 10-minute play by Michael Jalbert called LOVERBOY.

The next podcast on the theme of the supernatural, should be posted by around October 20.