Even if you are not a member of the Dramatists Guild, you are welcome to meet representatives from New York and local artistic directors and creatives at our event in Tampa, Florida on Monday, February 9th from 6 to 9 PM. The event is at Stageworks Theatre, located at 1120 E. Kennedy Blvd., West Bldg., #151 Tampa, Florida 33602
6:00 pm: Dramatists Guild Town Hall . DG benefits of membership including the In The Room Series, the National Conference, The Count, the DG website, networking, promotion, legal & business issues. With Gary Garrison, Executive Director of Creative Affairs for the Dramatists Guild; Zack Turner, DG Director of Marketing and On-line Media; Amy VonVett, Executive Assistant for DG Business and Legal Affairs, and Dewey Davis Thompson, the Guild’s Florida West regional rep.
7:00 pm: Q&A with invited panel, including David Frankel, Bill Leavengood, Karla Hartley, and others from the Tampa area. How the region has begun to embrace new work by Florida playwrights, what local theaters are looking for in new work and how to get your work produced in your community.
8:00 pm: For members only. Business and legal issues that affect every dramatist with Amy VonVett and Zack Turner. A social get-together where local members can speak with the panel members and Guild representatives in a more casual atmosphere about questions they may have about their craft and career.