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Napa Valley, CA

"The Marriage Game"



Denton Community Theatre Presents 

Method and Madness

Playwriting Competition and Festival  Winners 


First Place 
The Primal Scream

Second Place

Waiting for Ruthie



The Little Theatre of Alexandria

"A Time For Grace"

A One-Act Mystery


Theatre Oxford National

10-Minute Play Contest 



 Powerhouse Community Arts Center 

 Oxford, Mississippi

Vignettes for Valentine's

"Cupid on Call"

Westport Community Theatre

 One-Act Play Festival

  The Promise


“The Promise” examines complex family relationships and issues as a daughter tries to convince her aging mother that it is time to move to an assisted living community. The play was written by Joan Anderson and Dorothy Sanders of Fort Worth, TX, and will be directed by Mike Shavel of Stratford. “The Promise” features Virginia Lity of Bridgeport, Rosanne Nelson of Fairfield, and Ann Finateri-Laist of New Haven.

Lakeshore Players featuring

10-Minute Play Festival

"Anniversary Party"


"I Witness" Monologue

Article From TNT Newsletter 

During TNT's 30th Anniversary Conference held in 2002 in Arlington , Texas, there was a luncheon with readings of new short plays and sketches that had been submitted by request to TNT. One of the pieces chosen was "I WITNESS," a monologue read by Joan Anderson. It was entered in Stage THIS! Playwriting Competition sponsored by FN Productions in New York City. The monologue won and will be presented in a staged reading this year. The piece will also be published in the next volume of FN Productions book of winning plays and monologues entitled,. Stage THIS!

Texas Non-Profit Theaters

 Annual Conference 2012

I Witness Monologue 

I Witness


Joan Anderson & Dorothy Sanders 

Published in Stage THIS!

Blooming Briefs

Fruit of the Plume Ten-Minute Play Contest 

First Place 

"Horsing Around Cowtown"

Society for Theatrical Artists' Guidance and Enhancement

Dallas, Texas


Sessions In Life

Chosen for

Noon Preview

Actor's Showcase for

North Texas Entertainment Industry


Blown Out of Proportion


Empire Stage

Fort Lauderdale, FL

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