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Notes to a Playwright
a black and white photo of a man with his back to the camera talking to an audience
Photo by Alberto Bigoni

The theatre does not belong to you. The theatre is merely passing through your hands. What we call our life’s work as playwrights is, in fact, a brief and borrowed endowment, presented to each of us during our own singular moment in time.

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Steven Dietz
Steven Dietz's

recent world premieres include How a Boy Falls (Northlight Theatre, Chicago, 2020 “Jeff” nomination for Best New Work); and Dracula: Mina’s Quest (ACT Theatre, Seattle). His latest play is a newly authorized version of Patrick Hamilton’s Gaslight.