Several playwrights whose work was read or produced in the Baltimore Playwrights Festival were given Individual Artists Award grants this year by the Maryland State Arts Council, in recognition of their exceptional quality work. Congratulations to them, and to all the award recipients.
Ken Davenport is a Broadway producer whose credits include Godspell, Chinglish, Oleanna starring Bill Pullman and Julia Stiles, Speed-the-Plow, Will Ferrell’s You’re Welcome America, Blithe Spirit starring Angela Lansbury, and 13. His production company, Davenport Theatrical, offers a Script Coverage Service, which aims to provide writers working on new plays or musicals with dramaturgical feedback from a Broadway producing professional, as well as advise on the piece’s commercial potential and possible next steps.
For more information, see http://www.davenporttheatrical.com/submissions.html.