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Arthur M. Jolly

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Posted February 2019

Rising at Hillwood Middle School

Rising, my drama both written and set during Hurricane Harvey will be produced at Hillwood Middle School in Fort Worth, Texas, on February 16th and 17th, 2019.

Hillwood Middle School

Still Waters in Japan and Korea!

Still Waters will be performed by the talented students of the EJ King High School Drama Club on the Sasebo Naval Base in Japan on February 21st, 2019 - and they will be taking their production to The Far East Drama & Performing Arts Festival in Seoul, Korea, February 24th-March 1st, 2019.

EJ King HS Drama Club

Bang! and Of Rats and Men in New York City!

Bang! and Of Rats and Men will both be part of the New Short Play Festival at the John Cullum Theatre, America Theatre of Actors, 314 W 54th St, New York, March 19th to 24th, 2019.

New Short Play Festival Season 6

Rising at Wilson High School

Rising will also be produced at Wilson High School's One Act Play Festival in West Lawn, Pennsylvania on April 24 - 27, 2019.


Third place for the 2018 Hammond House International Literary Prize!

I am thrilled to announce that my short film script based on my play Fallen to the Communists made third place in the 2018 Hammond House International Literary Prize for a Screenplay competition. I won the prize last year for Eight Ball.

Hammond House International Literary Prize

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