104. TOPIC: Rejections 2.0

LISTEN TO EPISODE HERE! Hello, listeners! In this week’s episode, we revisit the topic of REJECTIONS. In our first season, we shared our own experiences on rejections. It’s been a couple of years since we last talked about it, and we have grown older since. In this episode, we share with you all some of…

102. TOPIC: Rewriting… AGAIN

Hello,  listeners! In this week’s episode, we revisit the topic of rewriting. In our first season, we shared our own experiences on how we approach rewriting our plays. But this time– we want to hear what other playwrights had to say and posted this question on Twitter: Playwrights: How do you know if your new…

99. TOPIC: Writing Groups

Hello, listeners! In this week’s episode, we are here to discuss the topic of Writing Groups. Have they been helpful? When is it helpful? When is it not? Are they effective in getting you that next rewrite? A lot of questions to answer so be sure to tune in.  LISTEN TO EPISODE 99. TOPIC: Writing…

95. TOPIC: Understanding Writer’s Resume

Hello, listeners! This week, we will be discussing a topic on writing resumes and CV. What is the difference between the two? Why is it important? Should we even have different versions? What should be on there? What do we add on our resumes specifically for a writer? What does that look like? A lot…

90. TOPIC: Writing Love in Playwriting (Happy Valentine’s Day!)

This episode is all about LOVE for all you lovebirds (or singles) out there in this special ‘very on-theme’ episode. We share our general thoughts about writing love, and why is it so cringy? How do we make it fresh and not clichéd? Can we even avoid writing about love? We also share some different…

88. New Year! New Season! SAME OLE BABIES!

Listeners! We are back for Season 3! Did you miss us??? Just admit it. You missed us! In this episode, we check-in and share what’s new on the horizon for Beckett’s Babies. LISTEN TO EPISODE 88. New Year! New Season! SAME OLE BABIES! HERE Next week, we’ll be discussing the play “The Flick” by Annie…

87. SEASON FINALE: The Year of Terrible Twos

Hi Listeners… This week is our last episode of Season 2! Also known as our year of the terrible twos… How do we feel about that?! We might be a couple of two-year-old podcasters but boy, did we have such an incredible year of spectacular guests on the show! If we had the time, we…

86. SPECIAL TOPIC: The Songwriting Process with Ryan Oliveira

This week, we’re doing a topic episode led by a returning guest on the show. You may know him from our previous episodes. It’s Ryan!  Ryan Oliveira is a playwright, performer, songwriter, and theatrical jack-of-all-trades currently living in Chicago. His work has been developed with Teatro Vivo, Pride Films and Plays, Prop Thtr, and others….