Dear Dramatist – September/October 2021

The Dramatists Guild, from time to time, provides opportunities for its members to publish letters or articles of interest to playwrights and the general theatrical community. However, the Guild does not necessarily endorse the positions taken or the views expressed in such contributions. All such contributions are subject to peer review by The Dramatist Committee and editing by the Guild.

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Dear Dramatist, 

I just read John Thomas Oaks’ letter in the Jul/Aug issue of the Dramatist, and I want to say – actually, I want to yell it – “Thank you, John Thomas Oaks!” I have actually quit playwriting because it seems pointless in the current theatre environment.  Nobody wants to do my plays anymore because they’re never quite politically correct enough, or worse, as a comedy writer, I make fun of political correctness.  My plays are humanis

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