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Patrick Flynn

 
Birth Place:
Wilmington, DE
Bio:
Patrick Flynn is a Helen Hayes Award-nominated playwright & award-winning filmmaker based in Washington, DC. Produced stage works include _The Ferberizing of Coral_ (winner, Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival), _Tinker Bell_ (licensed by Dramatic Publishing), _The Velveteen Rabbit_ ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Wilmington, DE

Bio:
Patrick Flynn is a Helen Hayes Award-nominated playwright & award-winning filmmaker based in Washington, DC. Produced stage works include _The Ferberizing of Coral_ (winner, Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival), _Tinker Bell_ (licensed by Dramatic Publishing), _The Velveteen Rabbit_ ... (read complete bio)

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Patrick Flynn Biography

Patrick Flynn is a Helen Hayes Award-nominated playwright & award-winning filmmaker based in Washington, DC. Produced stage works include _The Ferberizing of Coral_ (winner, Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival), _Tinker Bell_ (licensed by Dramatic Publishing), _The Velveteen Rabbit_ (Helen Hayes Award-nomination "Best Adapted Play"), _Giant Box of Porn_ (“Best of Fringe,” DC Metro Theatre Arts), _Sheila and Moby_ (Helen Hayes Recommended, Flying V Theatre), _Where in North Dakota is Carmen Sandiego?_ (Awesome Con 2018). His podcast 'The Original Cast' was named one of the “7 Standout Theatre Podcasts of 2018” by Playbill. Web series: _I Live With This_ (Outstanding Series & Outstanding Writing, L.A. Webfest), _Long Distance Relationship_ (Bronze Medal, TIVA-DC Peer Awards), _Keith Powell Directs a Play_ (starring 30ROCK‘s Keith Powell and Aubrey Plaza). He is a 10-year veteran of the 48 Hour Film Project and has received 8 best-of-city awards, 3 writing awards, and Best Film for his short _For Whom the Whistle Blows_. His book _Visual Literacy: A Practical Text on the Analysis, History, and Creation of Visual Media_ is available from Kendall-Hunt. He is a professor at American University & Catholic University and a member of the Dramatists Guild.




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BWW Review: THE VELVETEEN RABBIT at Des Moines Playhouse: An Imaginative Journey That Photo BWW Review: THE VELVETEEN RABBIT at Des Moines Playhouse: An Imaginative Journey That Will Feel Real For All Ages
by DC Felton - Apr 24, 2021

Children can tell some of the most creative stories. They aren't afraid to let whatever is in their imagination come to life. As we get older, we tend to let go of the imaginative stories we tell and focus more on the reality of what is currently going on in our lives. Des Moines playhouse opened their production of 'The Velveteen Rabbit, by Patrick Flynn, based on the book by Margery Williams, on April 16. Their imaginative telling taps into the power of a child's imagination and leaves audiences with a story that is both timely and heartwarming.

HGTV OBSESSED Podcast Offers Superfans Exclusive Interviews with Top Network Stars Photo HGTV OBSESSED Podcast Offers Superfans Exclusive Interviews with Top Network Stars
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 14, 2020

The network that attracts nearly 42 million viewers each month and is the #1 cable network among women will give its fans even more of what they crave with the launch of a new podcast, HGTV Obsessed.

WHAT IS LOVE ACTUALLY? Podcast Available Today Photo WHAT IS LOVE ACTUALLY? Podcast Available Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 27, 2020

Today, Friday, November 27th, Patrick Flynn (creator of The Original Cast and playwright) & Beth Amann (Managing Director of Monumental Theatre Company) have released the new podcast, What is Love Actually?

DC Theatre Community Members Release WHAT IS LOVE, ACTUALLY? Podcast  Photo DC Theatre Community Members Release WHAT IS LOVE, ACTUALLY? Podcast 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2020

On Friday, November 27th, Patrick Flynn (creator of The Original Cast and DC-based playwright) & Beth Amann (Managing Director of Monumental Theatre Company) will release the new podcast, What is Love Actually? 

Adventure Virtually Stages Jingle in July on July 26 Photo Adventure Virtually Stages Jingle in July on July 26
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2020

Adventure Theatre MTC announces the playwrights for Jingle in July, a playwriting festival for family audiences full of the trappings of snow, lights, gifts, cards, family, and fantasy. 

Streaming Plays, Entertaining Podcasts, And Fun Theater Challenges For Kids: At Home Photo Streaming Plays, Entertaining Podcasts, And Fun Theater Challenges For Kids: At Home With Washington Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 30, 2020

There are plenty of virtual events and online classes currently on offer from shuttered theaters. At 8pm on May 3, Flying V Theatre will be streaming their award-winning musical You, or Whatever I Can Get, 'a deeply personal and hysterically funny look at the insecurities and anxieties of relationships and dating in your early 30s,' FREE on their Facebook page with specially recorded behind-the-scenes creator commentary from the writing team.

10 MORE Theatre-Themed Podcasts to Get You Through Quarantine Photo 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Podcasts to Get You Through Quarantine
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2020

Still in need of something new to listen to while stuck inside to get your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 MORE theatre-related podcasts that will help get you through!

BWW Interview: At Home With Robbie Rozelle Photo BWW Interview: At Home With Robbie Rozelle
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 2, 2020

Robbie Rozelle is always in demand, whatever your cabaret needs are, and here Stephen Mosher talks to Mr. Rozelle about life in the living room and the cabaret room.

BWW Review: TINKER BELL at Des Moines Playhouse:  Believe in Fairies and Friendship! Photo BWW Review: TINKER BELL at Des Moines Playhouse: Believe in Fairies and Friendship!
by DC Felton - Feb 23, 2020

Do you believe in fairies? Or have you grown too old for that belief? Maybe a better question is, do you have a friend? Someone who believes in you, especially when you disagree with each other? Des Moines Playhouse's current production of 'Tinker Bell' by Patrick Flynn, uses everyone's favorite fairy to tell a new but familiar story. She takes the audience on a journey that allows them to reflect on what it means to have a friend. Will this production have you believing in fairies, or friendship by the time you leave?

THE BAND'S VISIT, JITNEY, And More Nominated for 2020 Helen Hayes Awards Photo THE BAND'S VISIT, JITNEY, And More Nominated for 2020 Helen Hayes Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2020

Tonight, at a celebration honoring theatre excellence on stages across the Washington area, theatre artists, administrators, patrons, and special guests gathered in the National Theatre's Helen Hayes Gallery for theatreWashington's announcement of nominees for the 36th Annual Helen Hayes Awards, which will be presented on Monday, May 18 at an event at the Anthem.