- Find out the 3 ingredients from leading industry playwrights
- You have 72 hours to write a play based on those ingredients (the ingredients MUST be used in a way where it is integral to the plot)
- Bring what you write to the Bake Off And Celebrate with your fellow writers!
The Annual PDC BAKE OFF is on SUNDAY, October 29th from 2pm – 5pm @
Located on the 2nd Floor of Fergie’s Pub (1214 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107)
Open to All Playwrights, from veterans to those writing their first play!
Actors! Participate in Cold Reading the Plays and get FREE FOOD
THIS YEAR, THE BAKE OFF’S INGREDIENTS HAVE BEEN PROVIDED BY LOCALLY ACCLAIMED PLAYWRIGHTS
THE INGREDIENTS ARE
Lauren has provided us with the following ingredient:
Jim Christy Jr. (Dramatist Guild Fellow)
James has provided us the following ingredient:
Ed Shockley (Stephen Sondheim Award Recipient)
Ed has provided us the following ingredient:
Clarification: The noun “Metsuke” — which means “Gaze” in english, origin stemming from Japan. The term is used in the martial art Aikido’s teachings, with the precise definition being “eye-to-eye contact without focusing on a single point which permits awareness of the total field of vision.”. They’re also the title of an ancient Japanese inspector position according to Wikipedia.
Now you have everything you need to create exciting and brand new plays to bring in on Sunday, October 29th to Fergie’s Pub (1214 Sansom Street) from 2pm – 5pm.
And to top it all off, there’s FREE appetizers and beer! (While Supplies Last)
NOTE: Playwrights must bring enough copies of the script for each actor, an additional script for stage directions, and I recommend one more script for yourself so that you can make notes! We will only read 20 minutes max from an individual play. All participants must be 21 years of age or older.
Now… Get Baking!
Let us know that you’re coming! Especially if you’re an actor or a playwright — we want to make sure there’s enough of you all! Email the co-host Greg Nanni and he will put you on the list.
Don’t miss out! Join us for a great fun afternoon!
PS: Do you know an actor who wants some free appetizers or beer? Well, we can always use more actors for this Sunday’s Bake Off. Tell them to come on by! Who knows, they may just meet a future collaborator!
Email Greg Nanni if you’re interested.
All participants must be 21 years or older of age.