Boston Theater Marathon XXIII

Voices of BTM XXIII: Sophie McIntosh

Tell us a little about your play. Ipswich follows a pair of sisters as they examine the effect that one sister’s anxiety disorder—a severe case of aquaphobia—has had on their upbringing and relationship. What made you want to tell this story? Irrational anxieties have always fascinated me. Knowing that something cannot hurt you, while simultaneously […]

Voices of BTM XXIII: Nina Mansfield

Tell us a little about your play. Out Damn Spot is a short relationship comedy inspired by Shakespeare’s Macbeth. It’s similar to many of my other 10-minute plays which usually involve a husband and wife dealing with relationship issues in a comic way. Without giving away too much, this relationship issue deals with laundry. What […]

BTMXXIII: Special Zoom Edition schedule of plays

Boston Theater Marathon XXIII: Special Zoom Edition features readings of ten-minute plays by New England playwrights in collaboration with New England theatres, via the video conferencing tool Zoom. BTM XXIII is a free event; audiences are encouraged to lend their support to area theatre companies and to the Theatre Community Benevolent Fund, which provides financial […]