Our Best Playwrights Are Writing For Contests

Written by:  Ky Capstick They are writing for a chance at a staged reading by actors they might never meet in a city they may never see. They are writing 10-minute kitchen sink monologues about the latest tragedy that abides by whatever is in-vogue theatrically. They are writing two-handers, maybe three-handers, but not four-or-more-handers because more hands, more money. They are writing about themselves and … Continue reading Our Best Playwrights Are Writing For Contests

Gold! Medal! Plays!: I Swear We Broke The Thunder

Gold! Medal! Plays!  (No sweating please):  An Editor’s Note Welcome everyone to the November edition of NBT Podium. This week we discuss the ways in which we compete or fail to compete for “Best Artist” or “Most Art” or “Best Part Of The Art We Think Was Great” or, most succinctly, “Prettiest”. I’m going on record for the millionth time:  I don’t understand art awards. … Continue reading Gold! Medal! Plays!: I Swear We Broke The Thunder

Call For Submissions: November Edition

Image Location: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/othersports/article-2552244/Hall-Fame-Sir-Steve-Redgrave-The-British-Bulldog-refused-lose-set-gold-standard-Olympians.html NBT PODIUM is officially open for submissions to our November Edition: GOLD! MEDAL! PLAYS! (no sweating please) We are looking for op-ed pieces inspired by the above topic with regards to HOWEVER YOU FEEL IT RELATES TO YOUR LOCAL THEATRE SCENE. Articles must be written by any individual who considers themselves a young or emerging theatre or theatrical artist anywhere in the … Continue reading Call For Submissions: November Edition