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“Summer Shorts is Florida’s Best Summer Show!” … BroadwayWorld.com
“Uproarious…Side-Splitting Fun!’ … The Miami New Times
“Very, Very Funny … The Miami Herald
“Brilliant!…caution, you may hurt yourself laughing! … Miamiartzine.com
Thousands of theatre-lovers know that summer kicks off with the hilarious and provocative SUMMER SHORTS FESTIVAL, co-presented with the Adrienne Arsht Center. SUMMER SHORTS is America’s Short Play Festival, with an incredible line-up of scripts penned by the country’s best writers including City Theatre National Short Play Competition winners. SUMMER SHORTS is the most fun 90 minutes you’ll have all summer. This June it’s your turn to laugh your way into summer!
SAVE THE DATE for the Fourth Annual Conference, June 26-29 2014
Miami is known as the Magic City, and exciting things do happen here. It is home to City Theatre, producer of SUMMER SHORTS: America’s Short Play Festival. An annual event since 1996, SUMMER SHORTS has featured hundreds of productions of original plays, and has become a home for new and well-known playwrights of “shorts”. CityWrights, A Professional Weekend for Playwrights, is an annual conference for dramatists to engage creatively and professionally with the City Theatre Company, guest master artists and industry professionals. This year CityWrights will be held at the beautiful EPIC Hotel in Downtown Miami, June 26-29, 2014
CityWrights is for those who want to be inspired by new ideas, write in small groups with the masters, learn from experts about trends, technology and business topics, while also making new connections, initiating collaborations, and networking at plays, parties and poolside. CityWrights offers interesting, fun and productive opportunities for playwrights of all levels of experience. In addition to enjoying the SUMMER SHORTS Festival productions, guests will also hear fresh new readings of the City Theatre National Award for Short Playwriting finalists, Master Playwrights and the Scholars.
Previously, CityWrights has featured master playwrights Leslie Ayvazian, Christopher Durang, Tina Howe, Robert Caisley, Steve Yockey and Lauren Gunderson; HowlRound’s Polly Carl, Samuel French Publishing, Smith and Krauss Publishing, Dramatists Guild and Dramatists Guild Fund Representatives, the National New Play Network, Young Playwrights, Inc., the Atlantic Theatre Company, literary agents and literary managers, artistic directors, and more.
If you are interested in attending the 4th Annual CityWrights, please save the dates of June 26-29, 2014, and check in for updates on artists, schedules, and registration at www.citytheatre.com . You can also email CityWrights@citytheatre.com with any questions and to be added to our email list.
With the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.