Published: 4 weeks ago

40th Annual OOB Festival Now Accepting Submissions!

Attention playwrights! The time has come to unpack your short plays and get them ready to submit to the 40th Annual Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival. It feels like we were just at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater yesterday seeing the …

Published: 2 months ago

OOB Winner, Dennis A. Allen II, is part of Atlantic Theatre Company’s Launch Commissioning Program

Dennis A. Allen II, a previous winner of the 35th Samuel French OOB Festival (2010) for his play The Mud is Thicker in Mississippi, has been officially announced as one of two playwrights to lead the helm of Atlantic Theater Company’s newest initiative, the …

Published: 3 months ago

Whale Song or: Learning to Live with Mobyphobia

Tongue in Cheek Theater recently sat down with former OOB Festival winner Claire Kiechel to ask a few questions about her latest play Whale Song or: Learning to Live with Mobyphobia. Diving deep into the fact and fiction of whale lore, Kiechel discusses all …

Published: 3 months ago

Podcast – OOB, Samuel French, & Fusion Theatre

Enjoy this interview/podcast with Samuel French’s Literary Manager, Amy Rose Marsh and one of our partner theatres, Fusion in New Mexico. Similar to Sam French’s OOB Festival, Fusion also curates a short works festival for the Southwest. This fascinating discussion covers Samuel French’s Off Off …

Published: 3 months ago

OOB Festival on Howlround

There are always loyal audience members who attend the OOB Festival. During the 39th Annual Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival this summer, many new faces became familiar as they returned night after night to see a fresh showing of new short plays. But we …