This just in: Good has been named a semifinalist for the 2018 O'Neill National Playwrights Conference and Premiere Stages Play Festival. Story of My Life was just named a Finalist for the Bloomington Playwrights Theatre's Reva Shiner Comedy Award. Perspective will be produced by the Barrington Stage Company as part of its 10X10 Festival this Feb.-March. I Don't Know will be produced as part of the Short+Sweet Sydney Festival in Australia this Feb.-April. Hitch, fresh from its NY premiere, will produced at the 3rd Annual InspiraTO Festival in Toronto, June 2018. Hitch will also be published by The Exposition Review. The Wedding Sermon and The Unrequiting will be published by MonlogueBank. Guaranteed will receive its fourth production at the Madlab 2018 Theatre Roulette festival in Columbus, Ohio, May 10-26. Put Asunder has just been selected for the Snowdance Festival in Racine, Wisconsin. Broken will be performed in April by students at the Community College of Rhode Island.
Dead and Buried will be published by Dramatic Publishing in 2018.
Pooka was just named a Finalist for the Todd McNerney Annual National Playwriting Contest offered by the College of Charleston.
James is now on the NNPN New Play Exchange where you can read his plays. Go to https://newplayexchange.org/ for more.
I Don't Know has just been published in BEST TEN-MINUTE PLAYS OF 2017, the fifth of his plays in the series. Fightbook will be published in the 2018 edition.
James McLindon is a member of the Nylon Fusion Theatre Company in New York and have just been named a Next Voices Fellow at the New Repertory Theater in Boston for next seaason. His play, Comes a Faery, was developed at the O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, Sean Daniels directing, and was a Finalist for the Humana Festival. Faery was premiered last fall at the New Ohio Theatre, produced by the Nylon Fusion Theatre Company. Salvation, was produced in New York by the Hudson Stage Company, directed by Giovanna Sardelli, to critical acclaim in the New York Times and elsewhere. It received a second production this past winter in New York by the Nu.ance Theatre and John DeSotelle Studio. Faith, was premiered at Local Theater Company in Boulder, directed by Pesha Rudnick who helmed Eve Ensler’s new play at the ART earlier this season. Dead and Buried, was a semifinalist for the O’Neill and was premiered by the Detroit Rep. Distant Music, is published by Dramatic Publishing and was featured as a Main Stage staged reading at the Great Plains Theatre Conference. His one-act plays, Laying Off and Knuckleheads, were produced at the Samuel French Festival and Broken, I Don't Know and Fightbook at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Broken, Safe, Squirrelly, Japanese Schoolgirl Night, Ebenezer Creek and The Wilderness, which were all finalists for the Heideman Prize. His plays have been developed and/or produced at theaters such as the Abingdon, hotINK Festival, Irish Repertory, Lark Play Development Center, Samuel French Ten-Minute Play Festival, CAP21, Emerging Artists Theatre, Love Creek Productions, PlayPenn, Victory Gardens, Prop Thtr, Lyric Stage, Boston Playwrights Theatre, Colony Theatre, Theatricum Botanicum, Circus Theatricals, Great Plains Theatre Conference, Seven Devils Playwrights Conference Telluride Playwrights Festival, and Arkansas Rep. His plays have been published by Dramatic Publishing, Smith and Kraus, Original Works Publishing and Level 4 Press.
Perspective: Barrington Stage Company's 10X10 Festival, Feb. 15 - March 4. More info at: https://barringtonstageco.org/
I Don't Know: Short+Sweet Sydney Festival, Sydney, Australia, Feb,-Apr., 2018; More info at: https://shortandsweet.org/festivals/shortsweet-theatre-sydney-2018
Fightbook: 2018 Snowdance Comedy Festival, Racine, WI, Jan 26 - February 25, 2018. More info at http://overourheadplayers.org/
Guaranteed: MadLab Theatre Roulette, Columbus, OH, May 10 – 26, 2018.
Hitch: 3rd Annual InspiraTO Festival, Toronto, June 7-16, 2018. More info at http://www.theatreinspirato.ca/
Broken: Community College of Rhode Island, April 19-22, 2018.
Salvation: Best Medicine Rep, Gaithersburg, MD, dates TBD.
When Herod Came To Georgia: MBS Productions, Inc., Dallas, TX, Feb. 19-25, 2018.