JOHN DOBLE

Résumé

SCREENPLAYS

THE AMEN SISTERHOOD, drama, 2019

  • Winner, Humanitas New Voices Award, 2020
  • Finalist, We Screenplay Diverse Voices Competition, 2020
  • Finalist, Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition, 2020
  • Finalist, Launch Pad Feature Competition, 2019

THE ROMMEL GAMBIT, action-drama, 2020

  • Top 100, Table Read My Screenplay Competition, 2021
  • Semi-Finalist, Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition, 2021
  • Semi-Finalist, Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition, 2021
  • Semi-Finalist, Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition, 2021
  • Semi-Finalist, Screencraft Action/Adventure Competition, 2020

PLAYS

To Protect the Poets, a full-length drama

  • The NYC International Fringe Festival
  • Commended, New American Voices Festival, American Actors UK
  • Semi-Finalist, National Playwrights Conference, O'Neill Theater Center, CT
  • Semi-Finalist, Best Play, Bay Area Playwrights Foundation, SF
  • Semi-Finalist, The Road Theatre Company Summer Playwrights Festival, Los Angeles
  • Semi-Finalist, Best Play, Playwrights First, NYC
  • Semi-Finalist, Best Play, Reverie Productions, NYC

Reunion Run, a full-length drama

  • The NYC International Fringe Festival
  • Finalist, New Works of Merit Playwriting Contest, NYC

The Mayor Who Would Be Sondheim, a full-length play

  • The NYC International Fringe Festival
  • HRC Playhouse, Hudson, NY
  • Finalist, Best Play, Stage 3 Theatre Company Festival, Sonora, CA
  • Finalist, Best New Play, Playwrights’ Center, Minneapolis, MN

A Serious Person, a one-act comedy

  • Winner, Arts & Letters Prize for Drama, Georgia College, Milledgeville, GA
  • Best Play and Belper Prize, Belper, UK
  • Best Playwright, Eclectic Company Theatre, LA
  • Highly Commended, Segora One Act Play Competition, France
  • Write Angles Playwriting Festival, Westcliff-on-Sea, UK
  • Finalist, Best Play, Short Play Festival, Nantucket, MA
  • Finalist, Best Play, Haylofters Theater, Burlington, WI
  • Finalist, Best Play, Manhattan Rep, NYC

Coffee House, Greenwich Village, a one-act play

  • Off Broadway LaBute New Theater Festival, 59E59 Theater, NYC
  • Neil LaBute New Theater Festival, St. Louis Actors’ Studio, St. Louis
  • Drip Action Theatre Arundel Trail Festival, Arundel, UK
  • Finalist, Best Play, Short Play Festival, Nantucket, MA
  • Finalist, Best Play, Midwinter Madness Theatre Festival, NYC
  • Finalist, Best Play, Manhattan Rep, NYC

Nothing New Under the Sun, a one-act comedy

  • William Faulkner Literary Competition, Winner, 3rd prize, New Albany, MS

Tatyana and the Cable Man, a one-act comedy

  • Best Play, Midtown Short Play Festival, NYC
  • The Space Theatre Company, London
  • Darkhorse Dramatists, Binghamton, NY

Twilight Time, a one-act comedy

  • Neil LaBute New Theater Festival, St. Louis Actors’ Studio, St. Louis (canceled due to COVID-19)
  • Last Frontier Theatre Conference, Valdez, AK

ESP, a ten-minute comedy

  • Winner, The Acronym Plays, Urban Stages, Off-Broadway NYC
  • Birdhouse Theatre, Georgia College, Milledgeville, GA (performance canceled due to COVID-19)
  • Orange County Arts Ten-Minute Play Festival, Goshen, NY

Blind Date, a one-act play

  • Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Original Short-Play Festival, NYC
  • Selected for The Last Frontier Theater Conference, Valdez, AK

Three Blind Dates: See How They Run, three one-act plays

  • Hollywood Fringe Festival, Los Angeles
  • Finalist, Best Play, Midtown Theatre Festival, NYC (as A Serious Person and Then Some)

Postcards from a Bench, four one-act plays

  • Hollywood Encore Producer's Award, Hollywood Fringe Festival, Los Angeles, 2021

Ten Commandments, a one-act comedy

  • Lovecraft Film and Short Play Festival, NYC
  • New York New Works Theatre Festival, NYC
  • Manhattan Rep 10th Anniversary Event, NYC

Amps, Watts and Volts, a ten-minute comedy

Try Try Again, a ten-minute comedy

FICTION

Lefty and Other Stories, Clemson University, Clemson, SC (Nominated for the Pushcart Prize)

“Lefty,” The South Carolina Review, Clemson, SC and Elysian Fields Quarterly, St. Paul, MN

“The Mindreader,” The Mississippi Valley Review, MS and After Dinner Conversations, Philosophy | Ethics Short Story Magazine

“After Six Weeks in New York,” The Eureka Quarterly, Eureka College, IL

“Two Letters from the Doctor,” Timber Creek Review, Greensboro, NC and New Millennium Writings, TN

“The Accordion’s Greatest Hits,” Washington Square Writes, NYU and Calliope Magazine, American Mensa, Ltd., AZ (Summer 2021)

“One Hellava Morning,” Fine Lines Journal, Omaha, NE (Summer 2021)

“Rebound,” Fine Lines Journal, Omaha, NE (upcoming)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

The Dramatists Guild of America, Inc.

The Playwrights’ Center, Minneapolis, MN