Award-winning playwright Cris Blak is gifting 15 random donors in our fall fundraiser an exclusive pass to an interactive workshop this fall, for all levels of interest! Want to polish your skills? Get feedback on your work? Donate now for the chance to claim a seat!
Cris' Interactive Workshop
DONATIONS DO NOT GUARANTEE A GIFT.
Proceeds from donors are NON-REFUNDABLE and will be used to fundraise for The Pressure Players' future arts endeavors, as well as support The Wounded Warrior Project, a nonprofit organization that assists veterans and survivors of 9/11. Only donors over the age of 18 are eligible to receive the limited number of goods or services offered by the artist via this fundraiser. Participants related by blood or marriage to the contributor are ineligible for the contributor's prize but are eligible for ALL other prizes. Please contact The Pressure Players via email if you have any questions, and/or would like to work with the artist directly and require contact information.
Cris Eli Blak is an award-winning writer for the page, stage, and screen. His work has been produced and/or published around the world and he continues to create work that reflects the world that we live in, with all of its different and diverse colors, creeds, and cultures.
Bronze Remi - Long Shorts – Dramatic - Original (53rd Worldfest Houston International Film & Video Festival); Christopher Hewitt Award in Fiction (A&U Magazine); Judge’s Pick (Urban Stages Acronym Plays); Grand Prize (Clocktower Players AMAZE Short Play Competition); Semi-Finalist: Digital (Maxim Mazumdar New Play Competition); Judge’s Pick: Best Play (Negro Ensemble Company 10 Minute Play Competition); Finalist (Melting Pot Theatre Crash Test Drama Round 4); Finalist
(Roots of the Bluegrass New Play Festival); Highly Commendable – Over 18 (Vectis Radio Play Competition); 3rd Prize (A is For Playwriting Contest); Winner (L.B. Williams Playwriting Contest); Selected Finalist (Downtown Urban Arts Festival 2021); 2nd Place (UofL African American Theater Program MLK Day Artist Contest);
First Place- Best Monologue (Imaginarium Theatre Company Monologue Competition); 2nd Place (First Run Theatre 5-Minute Play Contest); 2nd Place (Westlake Theatre Great Westlake Write-Off); Semi-Finalist (Bucharest Inside the Beltway Virtual Residency 2021); Semi-Finalist (Bay Area Playwright's Festival 2021); Semi-Finalist (Eugene O'Neil Center National Playwrights Conference 2021); Winner (JL Smith New Play Festival - York College); Honorable Mention (Arts After Hours 10-Minute Play Contest); June Artist of the Month (Barrington Stage Company).