Dramatic Debuts Volume 5

Dramatic Debuts Volume 5

by: Justin Krasner-Karpen, Emily Cutler, Connor M. Foley

by: Justin Krasner-Karpen, Emily Cutler, Connor M. Foley

Overview

Baker's Plays has been an advocate for theater in schools for over one hundred years. In the spirit of that commitment, we offer this playwriting competition for High School students. Plays may be about any subject and of any length. It is our hope that this competition will encourage aspiring high school authors to explore the creative possibilities of writing for the stage. This collection includes the winners of the 2012 competition.

Includes: 
A Study of Limits by Emily Cutler - 1st Place
Entropy Increasing in a Closed System by Justin Krasner-Karpen - 2nd Place
Forsooth by Connor M. Foley - 3rd Place 

Authors

Justin Krasner-Karpen

When he attended Palo Alto High School in Palo Alto, California, Justin Krasner-Karpen wrote the one-act play http://bitswit.ch/, and co-wrote several short plays at Play-in-a-Day events. Justin was on the music-writing team for the original musical Young Americans, which he performed with his high sc ...

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Emily Cutler

Emily Sheera Cutler is a sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania, where she is studying theatre arts with a minor in creative writing. Her plays have been recognized by the Blank Theatre in Hollywood, California, the Alabama Shakespeare Festival, the Alabama Writers Forum, and the American Repertory Theater of W ...

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Connor M. Foley

Connor Foley became interested in acting and writing upon entering high school. In his junior year, he was invited to join the Coterie Theatre’s Young Playwright’s Roundtable in Kansas City. Forsooth! is Connor’s second attempt at a full-length play, which he wrote in his senior year of high school. Besides wr ...

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