Finding my voice

So I spent the better part of the morning reading a couple of plays which was very badly needed because I’ve been stressing over the play that I have to write. It also taught me a couple of valuable lessons: If you’re play is a period piece, try to learn the language of that time…

The Batmobile

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/scz/mis/2161327767.html Location: Chevron on 41st Me: Cute girl driving black Civic – my friend gave you a thumbs up 🙂 You: I think you’re Batman, but I need to know for sure. You drive what’s known around here as the Batmobile. I’ve seen your car around before, but today I got to see you through…

Standing… Blind writing

What I mean about blind writing is that I began writing this script, Standing Above Pajaro, about two years ago and while I have my notes a out the play on my home computer, which I’m currently away from, I’m rewriting what I have of the script from memory. It’s going pretty well but now…

Boys Don’t Bake Cake – Script

Boys Don’t Bake CakeA short play by conrad a. panganibanVersion: 2010/09/25 Cast of CharactersMalou Gaspar: 23. Female.Karen Gaspar: 21. Female. Kristine’s sister. Malou’s cousin.Kristine Gaspar: 22. Female. Karen’s sister. Malou’s cousin.Justin Basa: 24. Male. Malou’s BFF. Setting Malou’s apartment dining room. Lights up revealing the apartment dining room of MALOU GASPAR. A “Congratulations” banner hangs…

Stuck (revised 2)

STUCK (DRAFT Version 2. 08/31/2010) CAST OF CHARACTERSPhoenina Toots: Mid to late 20’s. Female. Clown.Huggie Aloni: Mid to late 20’s. Male. Clown. SETTINGChuck E. Cheese. HUGGIE and PHOENINA, dressed in clown outfits are sitting at a table. PHOENINA is sipping from a straw from a paper cup. HUGGIE is looking out of it. A Happy…

Stuck

STUCK (DRAFT Version 1. 08/25/2010) Phoenix – Early 20’s. Designer.Gynn – Mid 20’s. Web engineer. (PHOENIX and GYNN are standing in line at a sandwhich shop.) PHOENIX: What do you think, Gynn? Should I get it? GYNN: (passive) What? PHOENIX: Should I get it? GYNN: The #11? Yeah. Sounds good, Phoenix. PHOENIX: I wasn’t talking…

Melissa’s Monologue/Character Study

Written as a character study. Character: Melissa Anne CrawleyPlay: Standing Above Pajaro MELISSA ANNE CRAWLEY is facing the audience behind a table where she’s being interviewed by the Watsonville Sheriff about the disappearance of her son, BOBBY JR. MELISSAWhere do you want me to start? Okay. From the beginning. Okay. My name is Melissa Anne…

Ostara’s Rave

Here’s a link to another script I wrote for Bindlestiff Studio’s production of Good Friday: Carpool to Hell. It’s called Ostara’s Rave. Even though this didn’t get produced, I’m really happy to have it staged in a workshop. Plus, I got pretty good reaction to it from the cast. The biggest lesson I learned was…

Call of Duty: God’s Army

CALL OF DUTY: GOD’S ARMYv.2 3/25/09 Produced by Bindlestiff StudiosGood Friday: Carpool to HellApril 9-11, 2009Thick House, San Francisco, CA Original Cast:Lola – Sarita OconGrandchild – 4/9-10, Kat Evasco & 4/11, Joe Cascasan Directed by Judith Ferrer CALL OF DUTY: GOD’S ARMYby conrad panganibandirected by Judith Ferrer Characters:Lola – Older. Catholic.Grandchild – the grandchild of…

Obama’s Press Conference

Just a couple of new scripts that I’ve written for Bindlestiff Studio’s sketch comedy show Good Friday: Carpool to HellApril 9-11, 2009Thick House, San Francisco, CA OBAMA PRESS CONFERNECEby conrad panganibanv1 03/30/2009 Original CastObama – Franz JundisTrent – Dianne ChuiRosary Sox – Terry AlabataJejomar – Jocelyne Ampon directed by Judith Ferrer Characters:ObamaTrent – reporter, Fox…