“Dietz's gift as a writer is an acute attention to our modern language. He elevates ordinary conversation to a kind of music. Dietz makes reality poetic.”
Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) December 06, 2012
Five new e-Scripts™, from award winning playwright Steven Dietz, have been added to the growing library of titles available on the Scene Partner® WebStore for use in the Scene Partner App. Stemming from the worldwide e-Script agreement between Dramatists Play Service and MyTheaterApps.com, Mr. Dietz’s titles are available to actors and theaters for use in memorizing lines and mounting future theatrical productions of his plays. The new e-Scripts from Mr. Dietz include:
A Steinberg New Play Award Finalist, BECKY'S NEW CAR focuses on Becky Foster, caught in middle age, middle management and in a middling marriage—with no prospects for change on the horizon. When a grief-struck millionaire stumbles into the car dealership where she works, Becky is offered nothing short of a new life.
"BECKY'S NEW CAR takes the audience on a smart, comic cruise through the perils of middle-aged longing and regret."
Winner of the 2007 Edgar Award for Best Mystery Play, Steven Dietz presents Holmes at the height of his powers—surrounded by all the elements that fans of his exploits have come to expect: danger, intrigue, wit, humor and surprise.
"Dietz has created a fun evening that moves quickly, and is guaranteed to please everyone who joins in the game."
A selection of the National New Play Network's Continued Life Project—Steven Dietz's acclaimed 9/11 conspiracy thriller is a fierce, funny and ultimately mind-bending work of theatrical power that grips you until the final word.
"A superb playwright…an edge-of-your-seat thriller."
—Palm Beach Daily News.
Mr. Dietz’s other e-Script titles include SHOOTING STAR and PARAGON SPRINGS. They are all available on the Scene Partner WebStore for only $9.99 each.
MyTheaterApps.com also announces that its legacy iOS App, Scene Partner Lite, version 1.5.1 will be discontinued as of December 31, 2012. Customers of the discontinued Lite version can migrate to Scene Partner 2.2, the newest version of the award winning App, which is available free on the Apple AppStore.
MyTheaterApps.com is the developer of Scene Partner, an award-winning App for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch that helps actors learn their lines using their own scripts or by choosing from a growing collection of Publisher e-Scripts—the authorized Acting Editions designed specifically for use with Scene Partner. It merges text-to-speech software from the Acapela Group, voice recording and advanced algorithms to provide a unique and innovative tool for actors. At its launch Apple listed Scene Partner as "New and Noteworthy" on the home page of the App Store. Scene Partner has won multiple awards for design excellence and a 2011 Gold CQIA Innovation Prize.
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