Williams Students Recognized by the Eugene O'Neil Theater Center
Nico Brown '19 and Caelan Desmond '20 have been selected by the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center to attend the Young Playwrights Festival in May.
Nico and Caelan won honorable mention for their play submissions, which were written as part of the Writing as Readers English elective course at Williams. Nico’s play A Shoe is an Item of Footwear Intended to Protect and Comfort, features a man who wakes up one morning to find that his shoes have gone out for the weekend and left him behind. Caelan’s Float On follows a young boy who has been shaped by family misfortunes and finds himself falling into the same path as his troubled older sister. Congratulations to Nico and Caelan on being recognized for their storytelling talents!