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The Ithaca Ladies Read Medea

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Arthur M. Jolly

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Posted March 2019

Rising raises money for Florence

The royalties from the latest production of Rising, my drama both written and set during Hurricane Harvey, have been donated to a middle school in South Carolina, for a class project documenting their own experiences in the recovery from hurricane Florence.

Hurricane Relief

Bang! in New York City!

Bang! will 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.


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

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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