Walter Thinnes


20 minutes
Simple Interior Set

A troubled young man who expresses himself through poetry ends his life.  He leaves behind a mother struggling to understand who he was, what inspired his writing and a girlfriend that may hold the answers.

Winner, Production; One-Act Play Festival;  Stage Door Productions; Fredericksburg VA; Directed by Marci Shaver, Featuring Gracie Barlow, Lihana Shairi

Utica Monday Nite Series Presentation by the Rome Community Theater at the Utica Players Theater

The Rome Community Theater performance garnered me a “Meritorious Achievement in Play Writing” by The Theatre Association of New York State Adjudicator Francis Ruoff

Workshop, Polaris North Artists Cooperative featuring Sigrunn Omark and Stephanie Kelley and Directed by Pamela Wilson

Finalist, George R. Kernodle One-Act Play Competition; University of Arkansas; Fayetteville AR

Winner, production; One Act Play Competition; Rome Community Theater, Rome NY; Directed by Sharon Parker

Festival Performance; Manhattan Repertory Theater Fall One Act Play Competition;  New York, NY

Semi-Finalist; Drury University Biennial One-Act Play Contest; Springfield MO

Winner, reading; LiveWire Chicago Theatre VisionFest; Chicago IL