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Rosemary Zibart

Playwright - Author - Journalist

From BABE, INC.:

DIA
Oh, so now you're in a hurry to put me back on the shelf with all the other empty-headed, plastic dolls?
MARTIN
That's your description, not mine.
DIA
But that's how you think of me, isn't it?
MARTIN
Of course it is. Because that's what you are, aren't you? Because if you're not; if you're not a big plastic,pre-programmed robotic doll, then you're a, a, a...Look, I'm going to stop right here, right now. The alternative
is simply too dreadful to consider.
DIA
What? What's too dreadful to consider?
MARTIN
Oh, my God! At my mother's funeral.
DIA
Those were real tears I shed.
MARTIN
Real? Real tears? How phony can you get?

 

From BASTARD:

LARRY
Nah, nah, I know what you really think, Amy. But the truth is I got my life too and it’s not based on two people or four people or whatever, it’s based on how to keep one guy afloat, one guy in the singular. You think
that’s easy? You think that’s automatic?
Not for everyone it isn’t. So, it doesn’t
really matter to me how this all happened.
Whether it was a stupid mistake or an evil
trick...whether it was me or some other
poor sucker who got caught with his fucking
pants down ’cause I know what’s involved.. I’ve seen other guys go down this road and there’s no end to the road. It’s an endless
road. That’s why I’m telling you right now,
I don’t want my life turned around. I don’t
need my life turned around. It’s taken a
little time but I like my life the way it
is. If I didn’t, I’d do something different. And you know what, Amy, I don’t
want to do something different. Nothing.
Nada, as you like to say.

 

 

accolades

Forced Journey: The Saga of Werner Berlinger

2014 Silver Nautilus winner
for books that “promote spiritual growth, conscious living, and positive social change as they stimulate the imagination and inspire the reader to new possibilities for a better world".

True Brit, Beatrice, 1940

2012 NM-AZ Award for Historical Fiction
Mom's Choice Award, 2011
Honorable Mention, London Book Festival 2011

COMPETITIONS AND FESTIVALS

The Jewel in the Manuscript

Winner, Icicle Creek Theater Festival, 2009
Finalist, Phoenix Theatre Festival of New Works, 2011
Finalist, Long Beach Playhouse Festival of New Works, 2011
Semi-Finalist, Eugene O'Neill National Playwriting Festival,2011
Semi-finalist, Harriet Lake Festival of New Plays, Orlando Shakespeare Festival, 2009


My Dear Doctor

2nd Place, Jackie White Memorial Children's Playwriting Competition, 2011
Finalist, Anna Zornio Memrial Children's Theatre Playwriting Award, 2012


Babe, Inc. and Bastard
Winner, North American Actors Association Playreading Festival Competition, Soho Theatre, London, 2007
5th place, Windsor Fringe Festival, UK, 2008 (actor Kenneth Branagh as judge)
4th Annual Showcase of Western Playwrights, Denver, 2009
City Mice
Finalist, Texan Non-profit Theatres Festival, 2011
Never Ever Land
Honorable Mention, Marilyn Hall Award for Youth Plays, Beverly Hills Theater Guild, 2008
Bastard
Short and Sweet Contest, Sydney, Australia, 2008
All Too Human
Semi-finalist, Eugene O'Neill National Playwriting Conference, 2009
     
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