FRANK BOUDREAUX's plays have been produced and read at Dixon Place, Incubator Arts Project, undergroundzero, The Bushwick Starr, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, 3LD. Look for his upcoming script for Reid Farrington's performance installation at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (July 2015).
Fans of 31 Downbrainchild of the endlessly inventive Brooklyn-based pair of theater artists Ryan Holsopple and Shannon Sindelarwill be familiar with the companys sensually immersive approach to play-making (emphasis on Holsopples mind-bending aural sculptures and Sindelars evocative visual compositions).
Rail theater editor Emily DeVoti conceived the IN DIALOGUE feature of the Rail Theater pages as a forum for playwrights to engage with other playwrights. I have been a devoted reader (and sometime participant) in these dialogues, which frequently illuminate the quirky and dark inspirations and methodologies of the theaters most isolating process: solo script writing. But how does the writing happen when no one on the team identifies as playwright in the creation of a work of theater?