Scotto.org http://scotto.org/ DoseNation.com en-gb Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:28:53 -0700 All syndicated RSS content retains the rights of the original copyright holders. 20 Scotto.org http://scotto.org/logo-sm.jpg http://scotto.org Komponent http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=879 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_maxresdefault_88864_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>A long lost a cappella cover of Apparat's "Komponent" magically resurfaces!<br /><br /> Wed, 24 May 2017 22:08:26 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=879 Majesty: An Intergalactic Aerial Odyssey http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=876 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_17634355_1585109444862558_2881092421406303868_n_51397_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Majesty: An Intergalactic Aerial Odyssey was performed by the students at Versatile Arts in spring 2017.<br /><br /> Tue, 09 May 2017 10:43:48 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=876 The Future's So Bright http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=874 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_IMG_0337_46660_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Christabelle's marriage is not what she expected, thanks to the AI clusters that are constantly monitoring her. (A <a href="http://the1448projects.org/">14/48</a>: Centrifuge play.)<br /><br /> Sun, 07 May 2017 01:48:38 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=874 End of 2016 in review http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=870 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_ct_45067_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>In which the end of 2016 is handily summarized for your convenience.<br /><br /> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 15:28:23 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=870 A Million Things We Should Be Doing http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=867 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_Untitled-18_33407_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>On 11/14/2016, the <a href="http://the1448projects.org/">14/48 Projects</a> staged an almost-impromptu event called 14/48: Catharsis, intended to give the local theatre scene an outlet to deal with grief, shock, anger and disappointment over the 2016 election results. My contribution to the evening is this play.<br /><br /> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:10:36 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=867 Fall Of The Twilight Dove http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=864 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_15203353_704928512993200_1464142624497132262_n_93212_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Nikki makes an uncomfortable discovery about her mother's secret past in Alpha City. (A <a href="http://the1448projects.org/">14/48</a> play.)<br /><br /> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:55:25 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=864 Ladies And Gentlemen, We Are Floating In Space http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=862 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_14063905_10155043815973484_4388518623104888449_n_90116_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>A group of tourists on a space station are in for a surprise when a comet begins to chase them across outer space. (A <a href="http://the1448projects.org/">14/48</a> play.)<br /><br /> Sat, 27 Aug 2016 02:29:22 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=862 Your Favorite Band Cannot Save You http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=854 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_Your_Favorite_Band_Cannot_Save_You__Final-FJM_Lulu_612x792_85978_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Beautiful Remorse is the hot new band on the scene, releasing one track a day for ten days straight. Each track has a strangely powerful effect on the band's fans. A curious music blogger decides to follow Beautiful Remorse on tour, and realizes that the singer, Airee Macpherson, is hiding an incredible secret. YOUR FAVORITE BAND CANNOT SAVE YOU is a darkly comic whirlwind tour of the supernatural side of music.<br /><br /> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:13:06 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=854 Script Tease http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=851 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_fanciest_hat_94529_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Script Tease is an improv show in which a playwright provides the first six pages of a new play, and six performers improvise the rest of a full two act show. Here are my contributions for the 7/8 and 7/9/2016 shows.<br /><br /> Fri, 08 Jul 2016 23:13:43 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=851 The Birthday Present http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=849 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_centrifuge_9_65862_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'><a href="http://the1448projects.org/">The 14/48 Projects</a> partnered with <a href="http://infinitybox.org/">Infinity Box Theatre Project</a> to produce <a href="http://the1448projects.org/centrifuge/">14/48: Centrifuge</a>, an event which paired playwrights and science writers to create an evening of 14/48 style theatre.<br /><br /> Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:50:56 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=849 Semiannual update begins NOW http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=847 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_vrmmmm_01527_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Comics, theatre and the arts - a rundown of 2016 through the end of May.<br /><br /> Thu, 26 May 2016 15:27:36 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=847 Megamix http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=845 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_rock-mix_89036_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>i wanted to share a playlist that is the spiritual successor of comfort radio in a lot of ways: <a href="http://www.rhapsody.com/playlist/mp.208096141">"Megamix"</a> - 3243 tracks &amp; growing<br /><br /> Thu, 26 May 2016 12:06:15 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=845 Ways Of The World http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=838 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_mozart-1_81522_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Rock star Zed Pompeo returns to the spotlight with his most ambitious work yet: a symphony for 1000 personal sound systems.<br /><br /> Mon, 07 Mar 2016 12:13:06 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=838 Nihilism Blues http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=833 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_IMG_0048_15270_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Carla's new friend Gothic Larry is planning his own demise, and there might not be anything she can do about it. (A <a href="http://the1448projects.org/">14/48</a> play.)<br /><br /> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:00:34 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=833 This Isn't Happening http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=831 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_IMG_0050_15166_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>James wants to get the band back together. The band is less than impressed with this idea - especially his ex Patty, who went solo for a reason. (A <a href="http://the1448projects.org/">14/48</a> play.)<br /><br /> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:47:06 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=831 Can't Talk Right Now http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=829 Sun, 27 Dec 2015 10:44:58 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=829 All Out Of Second Chances http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=825 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_12241241_1519246488394431_9106201218179204298_n_25340_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>In summer 2015, <a href="http://www.pacificplaycompany.com/">Pacific Play Company</a> invited me to curate &amp; write for an evening of short plays called <i>Tall Tales Of The Unnatural Frontier</i>. In this play: a chance encounter on the Transcontinental Railroad ties an unlikely family together.<br /><br /> Wed, 02 Dec 2015 22:52:27 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=825 Recent history &amp; future scheming http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=821 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_12015105_10154216629749829_6538698927892704465_o_28729_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>Music, comics, and theatre over the back half of 2015 - which has turned out to be a very busy year.<br /><br /> Sat, 07 Nov 2015 12:46:43 -0800 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=821 Dimension Force http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=818 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_dimension-force-cover_33508_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'>My first YA play was produced in November 2015, as part of <a href="http://www.seattlepublictheater.org/">Seattle Public Theater</a>'s youth program. Dimension Force is a team of exceptional agents, assembled from across the multiverse, charged with protecting reality from unusually powerful criminals and technology.<br /><br /> Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:30:41 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=818 Have a question for Tom Hanks? http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=814 <img src='http://scotto.org/upload/img/Scotto_have_a_question_for_tom_hanks_93403_sm.jpg' align='right' hspace='4' vspace='4'><br /><br /> Sun, 27 Sep 2015 15:36:58 -0700 http://scotto.org/listing.php?id=814