Short play contest: Michael's a winner
Congratulations to Michael Barry whose short play Descent won the first Player Playwrights short play contest of 2020.
It was a hard fought night with eight excellent and entries, all dealing with the topic of Families.
One entry was disqualified for being over time.
Player Playwrights stalwarts Matthew Partridge and Phil Mison were joint second in the contest
The final results in full.
1st “Descent” by Michael Barry 136 points
Joint 2nd “Family” by Phil Mison 121 points
“The Intervention” by Matthew Partridge 121 points
4th “A Visit to the Oracle” by Meryl Walker 117 points
5th “Midges” by Ron Fernee 105 points
6th “The Legacy of Auntie Nona” by Stephen Floyd 101 points
7th “His Special Day” by Conor White 98 points
8th “Bus Stop Blues” by Melville Lovatt Over time