'blank' posters going up around Central London! Click the image, below, to download and print!
LINK: https://www.unrestrictedview.co.uk/blank-by-lisa-sillaway/ 12 August, 2015 5.30pm £2 A new, dark drama by Kansas playwright, Lisa Sillaway, is set for its debut reading by the Guinea Pig Lab. Titled “blank,” the play follows three recently-orphaned kids through one tumultuous evening, as they wrestle with loyalty, mental illness, the lingering trauma of their sister’s murder and the… Continue reading Tickets available for debut of “blank” in London
A new drama by Lisa Sillaway is set for it's debut in London this August. "blank." is scheduled for it's first public reading at the Hen and Chickens Theatre in Highbury. The reading is scheduled for 5:30 p.m., August 12 at the theatre and pub on Saint Paul's Road. More details to follow. http://www.thehenandchickenstheatrebar.co.uk/
"f*sh," a play by Lisa Sillaway, will be workshopped by the Guinea Pig Lab Theatre in Wichita, Kansas this year. A reading is slated to take place as a part of Wichita's Final Friday in the Historic Delano area followed by a full production in the late fall. The reading will be at Delano Barbecue… Continue reading ‘f*sh’ to receive workshop from Guinea Pig Lab
As a part of the Guinea Pig Lab's inaugural year, a new domestic abuse drama by Lisa Sillaway will have its first public reading on March 1. Set in an old fishing trailer on the banks of Grand Lake O’er the Cherokees in Oklahoma, the play opens a with Annie and her children living a rather… Continue reading ‘Same Trailer, Different Park’ reading
"GRIT is an open call to writers of all ages and experiences to submit a play about everyday resistance, revolution and defiance. The plays should fit roughly within the size of your palm." So, I wrote a monologue. About dog poop. Click: http://royalcourtgrit.tumblr.com/post/109196654845/dog-shit-by-lisa-sillaway.
Sillaway participated in the TentSquare.com Holiday Challenge for playwrights and actors this month. Two of her monologues were selected for performance by actors: "Christmas in the Crypt" and "Away in a Hospice" here and here. Her other submission for the competition was Force Fields and Toilets.
Please click to view Lisa Sillaway's winning monologue for the National Civil War Project via the Arena Stage Web site.
MONOLOGUE CONTEST HELD IN CONJUNCTION WITH WORLD-PREMIERE OF OUR WAR (Washington, D.C.) In June, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announced a national call for three-minute monologues held in conjunction with the world premiere of Our War, a dynamic new theatrical event and collection of short stories by 25 esteemed playwrights that… Continue reading Monologue “The Peacock’s War” wins at the National Civil War Project Theatrical Event