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Aurin Squire
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Protest at a Convention
Voting for Hilary. Don't need convincing. I know what's at stake. BUT I don't like the conventional wisdom that states it's important to have a convention where everyone falls in line and cheers for the same thing. ZZZZ. Party conventions used to involve ac...
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was in Chicago at the Democratic Convention, when the crooked Mayor Daily was running things but I feel the system has figured out how to circumvent a rally/ protest...it's up to the youth of our nation to come up w/a new way to make a noise. It is always the youths that have the power to promote change.
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Get What You Want: July 2016
1. The Amoralist ‘Wright Club Deadline: July 16 th Website: http://www.theamoralists.com/write-a-play During their one year residency in 'Wright Club, each club author creates two new one-act plays in a workshop production process modeled on The Amoralists'...
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OBAMA-OLOGY: The One (Again)
I was asked to write some author notes for the American premiere of OBAMA-OLOGY at Skylight Theatre in Los Angeles. I revised the notes I made for RADA when this play opened in London last spring.  Our culture has a messianic fixation on ‘the one.’ That’s w...
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GET WHAT YOU WANT: June 2016
1. The Civilians R&D Deadline: June 15th Website: http://www.thecivilians.org/programs/rdgroup.html Please read these directions carefully BEFORE completing the application. Note: this application cannot be saved. The Civilians R&D Group is comprised of the...
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GET WHAT YOU WANT: May 2016
1. The Relentless Award Deadline: May 2nd Website: http://www.americanplaywritingfoundation.org/the-relentless-award.html WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: Plays that are challenging. Plays that exhibit fearlessness. Plays that are not mainstream. Plays that exude p...
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NYC Memento: Bernie, Beckett, and Bump
I was going to an evening of Beckett shorts at NYU and ran into an enormous Bernie Sanders rally. Swarms of protestors, students, supporters engulfed Washington Square Park and the surrounding streets. Cops shut down entire sections, barricades were everywh...
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Sandernistas at the DNC
Disclaimer: not condemning Sanders or Clinton, just trying to understand.  When you promise people a revolution and get them to believe in something that had little chance of happening, you can't pull back and be like 'j/k people. Thanks for giving up a yea...
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Yes, I wondered about that, as well.
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Hardworking Me
Do you think you're a hard worker? My trainer caught me off-guard with this question because I was so exhausted from dragging a sled of weights across the gym floor. I gasped for breath.. No.  Then I added an addendum after a few moments... In comparison to...
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Olrando thoughts
I met up with Oshri in Beverly Hills on Saturday. We walked around and went to Whole Foods for a smoothie while he carried his baby nephew on his shoulder. He shared his intense experience with hatred and loss with me. Walking back from Whole Foods, we went...
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Slur Slang Slam
(old poem I found in an old laptop) What’s up faggot? I untangled my headphone cords Walking to the bus stop, Professional New Yorker. Unflinching precision As my fingers unspooled knots. Gathering inside a question. Looking right nor left, I couldn’t tell ...
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Perfume and Civilization
I met up with my friend Bas in Midtown after coming from a fragrance line launch. When I pressed him on why he was there he revealed that he is apart of the very small perfume group in NYC, that he had over 80 different concentrates of perfume, and that -in...
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GET WHAT YOU WANT: April 2016
FELLOWSHIP/GRANT/COMMISSIONS 1. I AM SOUL Residency (National Black Theatre) Deadline: May 1st Website: I AM SOUL I AM SOUL recognizes one black playwright annually whose work demonstrates exceptional artistic merit and excellence in the field. Alongside NB...
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  • Juilliard School
    Playwright, present
    Lila Acheson Wallace American Playwright Fellowship
  • Northwestern University
    radio/tv/film, 2001
    minor in writing in the media for radio, tv, film, web, and print.
  • The New School
    2005
    MFA in playwriting at New School and the Actors Studio
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