Here is another piece of Indy theatre news that I’ve been keeping in my mailbox for a while – this one since September (eep!) – but a) I think it is still interesting and b) you may not have heard about it yet and c) there are only a few days left in 2010, so here goes.
I received this “Announcement of Publication” from playwright James Still. You probably already know that he is the playwright-in-residence at the Indiana Repertory Theatre. He mentioned this play, “The Velvet Rut,” when I first met him, back in 2008. Someone pitched it at the annual meeting of the National New Play Network when it was here in Indianapolis a little later that year, and I heard about the world premiere of “The Velvet Rut” when I learned that James had received the Medallion award from the Children’s Theatre Foundation of America.
So I was delighted to learn this fall that “The Velvet Rut” has been published. Now anyone (directors, producers, theatre bloggers) can buy a copy and read it for themselves.
Here is the full announcement that James sent me: