ALL IN THE FACULTY Published
ALL IN THE FACULTY, a full-length play by William Fowkes, has been published and licensed by Dramatists Play Service. Set on the bucolic campus of fictional Humbert College in upstate New York, All in the Faculty presents a faculty full of colorful characters that add up to something just short of a happy family. As Martha says in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, “It’s all in the faculty…. We’re a close-knit family here.’
TABLE MANNERS IN NOHO in Festival
TABLE MANNERS IN NOHO, a new 10-minute play, appeared in Turtle Shell Productions’ Summer Shorties Festival, August 20-29, 2010.
THE GERMAN LESSON Presented at the Great Plains Theatre Conference
THE GERMAN LESSON (presented in a reading at the Dramatists Guild, April 2008) was presented in a reading at the 2010 Great Plains Theatre Conference Playlabs in Omaha, Nebraska, June 2010. This full-length play by William Fowkes tells the story of a PR man with a special talent for putting the best face on things. Now his life is spinning out of control, but his German lesson is part of a plan to free him from his past.
CHAMBER MUSIC Published by RiverSedge
CHAMBER MUSIC, a short story, was published in RiverSedge, the journal of the University of Texas - Pan American (Spring 2010; Volume 23: No. 1). In this story, a man’s mind wanders during a musical evening in honor of Mozart’s 250th birthday.
MUSEUM PIECE Presented
MUSEUM PIECE, a new one-act play, was produced at the Downtown Urban Theater Festival at the Theatre for a New City in New York April 2010. A disruptive incident at the Museum of Modern Art brings three strangers together one Saturday afternoon. In this comedic tale, our three visitors are drawn to the museum for very different reasons and have oddly different experiences once they get there, leading to the unavoidable conclusion that the people who go to museums are often more compelling than the works on display.
TABLE MANNERS IN TRIBECA in 8-Minute Madness Playwrights Festival 2010
TABLE MANNERS IN TRIBECA, a 10-minute play, appeared in Turtle Shell Theater’s 8-Minute Madness Playwrights Festival 2010 (Group A) in New York, April 1-18, 2010.
Synopsis: One woman’s ex-boyfriend is the last person she wants to see.