Chicago Dramaworks is thrilled to announce the recent publication of Wild by Crystal Skillman. The play made its professional premiere in Chicago in 2012 followed by a critically-acclaimed run in New York City. The play has been published as an Acting Edition, available on Amazon.com.
Wild is described as follows:
One night’s infidelity sets a chain of events into motion that causes Peter and Bobby’s life to implode. Set on the shores of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Wild is a play about relationships and the destructive and healing powers of love. Wild is published alongside Crystal Skillman’s powerful one-act play Welcome to the Now Now from After Orlando, an International Theatre response to the Pulse Nightclub Shooting.
More info on Crystal Skillman & Chicago Dramaworks after the jump.
Crystal Skillman is the award-winning author of the plays Geek, Cut, and King Kirby (co-written with Fred Van Lente), all critics picks from the NY Times. She is the musical theater book writer of Mary and Max, based on the film, written with award-winning ASCAP Composer/Lyricist Bobby Cronin. Her new plays include: Rain and Zoe Save the World (2016 New Harmony Project, 2016 Oregon Performance Lab), Pulp Vérité (2015 Clifford Odets Ensemble Play Commission, 2016 BAPF Finalist) and Open (All for One Solo Theater Company’s 2016 Season) as well as Another Kind of Love, a punk rock play (Chopin Theater with InFusion Theatre Co., 2015, Chicago) hailed by the Chicago Reader as a “Masterpiece.” Awards include two Ensemble Studio Theater/Sloan commissions, as well as the New York Innovation Award for Outstanding Full Length Play (The Vigil or the Guided Cradle). Her work has been featured as part of MCC Theater’s Playwrights’ Coalition, Women’s Project Playwrights’ Lab, Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, the Lark, and New Georges. Crystal is represented by Abrams Artists Agency in NY, and Shepard Management. http://www.crystalskillman.com/
Chicago Dramaworks is a play publishing and licensing company focused on works developed in Chicago and by Chicago-area playwrights. Popular titles include Action Philosophers! by Crystal Skillman, My Kind of Town by John Conroy, and Kate and Sam are Not Breaking Up by Joel Kim Booster. Most recently, the company published Free Radicals by Brenda Kilianski and Nighthawks by Evan Guilford-Blake. For more information on Chicago Dramaworks and all of our titles, please visit www.ChicagoDramaworks.com.