Philip Dawkins, 2017 New Plays from the Heartland Guest Playwright
Philip Dawkins is a Chicago playwright and educator. His plays include THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH (Side Show Theatre/Greenhouse Theater Center); LE SWITCH (About Face Theatre, The Jungle), CHARM (Northlight Theatre), MISS MARX: OR THE INVOLUNTARY SIDE EFFECT OF LIVING (Strawdog Theatre), THE HOMOSEXUALS (About Face Theater), and the musical adaptation of DR. SEUSS’S THE SNEETCHES with composer David Mallamud (Children’s Theater Company, Minneapolis). His play CHARM, will receive its NY premiere at MCC this fall, 2017. He teaches playwriting at Northwest University, Loyola University in Chicago, and through the Victory Gardens ACCESS Program.
Philip’s OPEN FORUM ON PLAYWRIGHTING: Plan to attend a one-hour talk by Philip Dawkins at Heartland on Thursday, July 13, at 7:30 pm. He will talk about tips and tricks of playwriting. The event is free and open to the community.