It's almost like a soap opera plot. Plucky little theater has grand plans to open a multi-use arts facility in the heart of downtown ... and in between meetings with Realtors and various city officials, they put on a show - a radio soap opera - once a month.
Victoria Main of Twin Ports Stage is perfectly ok with that. "After all," she says, "you can write your own storyline any way you like."
Andy Bennett makes a great show of talking up Renegade's New Works Festival next week as an opportunity to focus on and support writers. Bennett paints a picture of a process that gets playwrights out of their solitary garrets and brings them together in a supportive, creative community. But has he told them that the Festival begins with a Write Fight on Wednesday where eight writers compete in a "single elimination tournament live on stage"??