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This week on Delaware State of the Arts Podcast, Kaitlin Ammon interviews Cassandra Lewis, a Delaware playwright and author and a 2021 Established Fellow in Literature: Playwriting, about her latest play, Visitation, and its upcoming online reading that is being hosted by the ACLU of Delaware. To start, Ammon and Lewis discuss the different places […]
Cassandra Lewis Wilmington Established Literature: Playwriting By: Gail Obenreder “I live for the collaborative spirit of the theater . . . where individuals come together to explore ideas and exercise their imaginations.” Before Cassandra Lewis started writing plays, she was an actor. But frustrated with the superficial roles she was getting to play in the […]
Njideka Wiggins Wilmington Emerging Literature: Playwriting By: Gail Obenreder “I devoured and savored words – written, spoken, sung – since I could remember. Writing chose me, long before I knew a black girl could be a writer.” Though she was always in love with words – “while other little girls played with dolls, I was […]