2013 Play Competition Winners

The board of the Arch and Bruce Brown Foundation is pleased to announce the results of its 2013 playwriting competition. Congratulations go out to the following winners:

  • First Prize ($3,000)
    Donald Jolly of Los Angeles, Calif., for bonded
  • Second Prize ($1,500)
    Christina Hulen of Eagle Rock, Calif., for Sweetwater
  • Honorable Mentions ($500 each):
    Eric Anderson of Honomu, Hawaii, for Back Porch
    Philip Gerson of Studio City, Calif., for Jumping Blind
    Dipika Guha of New Haven, Conn., for Herculine and Lola
    Chris Payne of New York, N.Y., for Somebody’s Son
    Topher Payne of Atlanta, Ga., for Perfect Arrangement

Congratulations are also extended to the other 11 finalists: David Atfield, Ron Elisha, Tony Foster, Harris W. Freedman, Carlos Gorbea, D. B. Hale, Noah Mease, Carol Polcovar, Rob Rosiello, Benjamin Schroth, and Brian Christopher Williams.

We thank all who participated and encourage them to submit new work in the future. Our 2014 playwriting competition guidelines will be posted on this website in January.