Based on Playwright Paula Vogel’s exercise, NOMADS began offering playwriting prompts in which we give a theme, condition or inspiration to be included in a short play. Below is an archive of all the prompts we've ever offered. Check out our Facebook for the most up-to-date prompts!
October 11 - 18, 2020 Write a play that takes place post-Halloween night at a fast food/chain restaurant.
Include the ingredients:
the concept of pi
September 27 - October 4, 2020 Write a play about a zoom blind date, basing the conversation off of the last three photos on your camera roll
Bonus points for including the following ingredients:
too many gourds
an angry rant about a cruciferious vegetable
a line for "One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish"