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Arthur M. Jolly

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Posted August 2019

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It's been an amazing summer so far - up to Alaska for the Last Frontier Theatre Conference, then straight to Los Angeles for the premiere of Where We Disappear.

I read a brand new monologue Sugar on my Fingers at the conference and it seemed to go over well, so I've added it to the Free Monologues for Women page.

Then I was invited to the Dayton Playhouse in Dayton Ohio for their FutureFest 2019. Six plays presented in one amazing weekend of theatre. I was privileged to be one of the judges.

Where We Disappear - World Premiere at the Grauman Chinese Theatre!

Where We Disappear, the movie based on A Gulag Mouse premiered on Friday, June 21st at 7 pm as part of the Dances with Films Festival at the Grauman Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. It got a couple of very strong reviews, and my fingers are crossed for a distribution deal soon!

Dances With Films Festival

Where We Disappear Film Threat Review

Table Read My Screenplay - Semifinalist

My new pilot script 99, about five teenagers coming of age in an ultraviolent future where only one in a hundred will survive, made semifinalist in the Hollywood Table Read My Screenplay Competition.

Last Frontier Theatre Conference

The world premiere of Ashes at Art in Motion Theatre in Australia!

Ashes will get its world premiere in Thornlie, Western Australia by Art in Motion Theater Company on August 24th, 2019.

Art in Motion

The Lady Demands Satisfaction in Charleston, SC!

The Lady Demands Satisfaction will be at College of Charleston, Emmett Robinson Theatre, Simons Center for the Arts at 54 Saint Philip St, September 26th to 30th, 2019. Directed by Todd McNerney. Don't miss the talkback on Thursday the 26th - I'll be there!

College of Charleston

The Lady Demands Satisfaction at the Gulfshore Playhouse!

The Lady Demands Satisfaction will have its Florida premiere at the Gulfshore Playhouse, February 15th to March 15th, 2020.

Gulfshore Playhouse

Recent publication!

I am thrilled to announce that my short Ashes has just (and I mean on June 15th!) been published by YouthPLAYS, Inc.

My headshot is by Jessica Sherman Photography.