StoryBook Theatre is excited to announce the three winners following a call for scripts from ACROSS Canada where 80% of the scripts came in from outside of Calgary but still 2 of the winners were local! The three winners are (in alphabetical order)

 

Marilyn Anne Campbell, Etobicoke ON

Jeremy Mason, Calgary AB

Kiel Fredrickson, Calgary AB 

 

Each receives a $1,000.00 prize and a week of script development with actors and Literary Manager and dramaturg Caroline Russell-King with public presentations directed by JP Thibodeau on September 9 and 10, 2016.

FREE READINGS TO THE PUBLIC WILL BE ON SEPT 9TH AND 10TH

Please reserve your FREE TICKETS to each of the readings here:

FAILING HANDS

by Marilyn Anne Campbell, Etobicoke ON

FRIDAY, September 9th at 7pm

TY REX KING OF THIRD GRADE

by Jeremy Mason, Calgary AB

SATURDAY, September 10th at 11am

THE TOOTH FERRIES

by Kiel Fredrickson, Calgary AB 

SATURDAY, September 10th at 2pm

All readings will take place at StoryBook Theatre at 375 Bermuda Drive NW.

Literary Manager

Caroline

Russell-King

As a professional playwright herself, Caroline understands perfectly what it is like to work with a dramaturg, having worked with some of Canada’s finest.  Caroline’s company is Dramaturgy on Demand is where she enjoys being a literary advisor to some of Canada’s top playwrights as well as, by Skype, playwrights in the USA and England.  For three years, she worked as Literary Manager for Lunchbox Theatre and was the dramaturg for their new play development series - Stage One. Caroline is also the Resident Dramaturg for Urban Stories Theatre.  She sits on the National Council with the Playwrights Guild of Canada where she has been a member for 30 years. She also sat on the board of Alberta Playwright’s Network, as a director chairing the Programing Committee. Her plays have been produced all across Canada.  Her latest play  Funeral Fore! completes her trilogy of one act plays.  The first was Mr. Fix It, which was nominated for a Betty Mitchel Theatre award and Second Chance, First Love which was nominated for a Calgary Theatre Critics award. Written as an homage to Neil Simon this trilogy was published as Pallier Suite, by Frontenac House Press.  She currently teaches playwriting at the Calgary Public Library and Alexandra Writers Centre. Caroline is a proud member of the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas. For more information go to www.carolinerussellking.com

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