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Wednesday 19 August 2020

Writing Science for Stage with Anna Ziegler, Charly Evon Simpson, and Geetha Reddy

with playwright Lauren Gunderson

Wednesday 19 August 2020

Playwright Lauren Gunderson presented Writing Science for Stage with Anna Ziegler, Charly Evon Simpson, and Geetha Reddy livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Wednesday 19 August 2020 at 11 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 1 p.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 2 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 19:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 20:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

From Lauren:

Let's talk science onstage! Genius writers Anna Ziegler (PHOTOGRAPH 51), Charly Evon Simpson (BEHIND THE SHEET) and Geetha Reddy (HELA, FAR FAR BETTER THINGS) will chat with me about how to write science plays, how to handle history and artistic license, writing real people and events, how to research and dramatize science and medicine, and more. We'll also answer your questions about career and process.

Listen to Charly's play here!

More about these three incredible writers here:
Anna Ziegler
Charly Evon Simpson
Geetha Reddy

Lauren Gunderson is the Playwright-in-Residence at Marin Theatre Company in Mill Valley, CA and through the National Playwright Residency Program, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Find out more about Lauren's residency experience, and learn about the impact of the program at large.​

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