Tiny Dynamite Blog

Fri
01

Interview with Emma Goidel

Emma Goidel is a Philadelphia-based playwright just two years out of undergrad who is already receiving local and national attention for her rigorously entertaining and deeply thoughtful work. We’re so proud to have nabbed Emma for her…

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Sun
17

The Country by Martin Crimp – Dramaturgical notes from Sarah Mantell

Martin Crimp doesn’t like to speak about his plays. He doesn’t like to speak about his family. In fact, he doesn’t like talking to journalists at all. “Whatever I say to you, you will go away and…

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Mon
05

The One Act Play

For season two of  A Play, a Pie and a Pint® I have had over 70 script submissions. Playwrights from the UK, across the US and Philadelphia have submitted scripts. Most are set in restaurants or diners, eleven…

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Sat
17

Putting the ‘dram’ back in drama

I really enjoyed reading an article online last week by Guardian writer, Alexis Soloski, in which she laments the lack of good theatre bars in NY. She explains it by saying, ” In 1774, with war approaching…

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Mon
08

Keep Calm and Carry On

Fundraising for the Arts is an unpleasant process. Friends who I normally rely on for good times, great conversation and occasional enlightenment, are now just called on for cash. It’s rather embarrassing. I started off with an…

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Tue
26

Climb every mountain

This is the first blog entry for  A Play, a Pie and a Pint® and I promise that this is all the alliteration that this entry will contain;) We are in a great place this week – we…

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Tue
10

Knight Arts Challenge Winners!

We are incredibly proud to announce that we are one of the 36 winners (of 1751 applicants) of the 2011 Knight Arts Challenge. The awards were announced last night in an amazing ceremony at the Museum of…

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