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The Power of New Work

With the help of Will Power, TeCo Theatrical offers its best new play competition in years.


The following review ran in the March 8, 2013, edition of the Theatre Jones blog. Playwright Will Power is an artist-in-residence at SMU's Meadows School of the Arts.

March 15, 2013

By Mark Lowry

Dallas — Writing a short play isn't as easy as it seems, but give playwrights some parameters, like a time limit and a deadline—not to mention the possibility of a cash prize—and it sure does help the process. For TeCo Theatrical Productions' 11th Annual New Play Competition, running through Sunday at the Bishop Arts Theater Center, so did the promise of mentoring by nationally known playwright Will Power, who has been in residence at Southern Methodist University and is the new and first playwright-in-residence at the Dallas Theater Center....