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Fetch Clay, Make Man Review: Philadelphia Inquirer

Review time is always an exciting and anxious time for a writer.  Luckily, we received stellar notices and some mixed ones, but nothing too bad which is very cool.  I’ll post a few of my favorites here.  To read the rest, please go to the “press” section of the site. Enjoy! Will Power Fetch Clay, […]

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A ROLE BEN VEREEN WAS BORN TO PLAY

Fetch Clay, Make Man has been up and running now for two weeks, and I’m just now starting to reflect-although the full vibe of what’s happened and what’s to come for the piece won’t be known until after we close.  Still, been reflecting a bit.  You know, this one has been a truly blessed experience […]

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FETCH CLAY, MAKE MAN TRAILER

I love how the McCarter Theatre put this one together VIEW TRAILER HERE

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BEN VEREEN TO STAR IN WILL POWER PLAY

  I’m so excited that Mr. Vereen is now officially a part of the production!  He joins the amazing Evan Parke, Tony Nominated actor John Earl Jelks, Theatre and screen veteran Richard Masur and Shonequa Martin.  This one has been a long time coming-over three years in the making and now we’re two weeks  from […]

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Des McAnuff set to direct Will Power’s Fetch Clay, Make Man

As many of you may know, the choice of director is key to having a successful production-especially when you’re working on a new play, as this is.  The story behind this is-Emily Mann, the artistic director of the McCarter Theatre was going to direct the piece.  About six months ago she phoned me to say […]

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McCarter Theatre and New Will Power play to receive Award

The McCarter Theatre Center has just received the 2009 Edgerton Foundation New American Play Award for the upcoming premiere of my new piece, “Fetch Clay, Make Man.”Given to only 10 theatres throughout the country, the award “supports an extension of the rehearsal period with the goal of achieving a stronger first production, which will hopefully increase […]

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McCarter Theatre Center Announces New Will Power Play

The McCarter Theatre Center, one of the most exciting and  influential regional theatres in the country, is set to premiere my most recent play, entitled FETCH CLAY, MAKE MAN.  I’ve been working on this one for about two years now.  We’ve had several readings, plus one more coming up in June.  We then go into rehearsals for […]

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