Alum's play a semifinalist at national playwright conference

Nick Mann’s (’07) play, Baby of Mine, made the semifinals in the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s 2012 National Playwrights Conference in Waterford, Conn.
The play explores the struggle faced by a married couple whose first child will be born with a terrible disease.
Mann’s play The Invisible Men of Tennessee Williams was presented in the 7 Plays in 7 Days festival in Addison, and he is working on a sketch comedy show for the Frisco Comedy Festival Sept. 20-22.
Mann, who works as a teaching assistant for the Plano ISD, eventually hopes to write for both the stage and screen.
“And I dream big. I want those Oscar, Tony and Emmy Awards!” Mann says. “But ultimately, I just want to share what I’ve written and see my work produced.”

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