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Art by Mark Krause

Caption Contest: Shakespearean Mimes Edition

Play this caption contest and you might win a copy of ‘Mr. Burns and Other Plays’ by Anne Washburn.

Every month, American Theatre wants your input. We post a new cartoon and you, readers, are invited to write a caption to it. This month’s cartoon is above.

The winner of the contest will receive a copy of Mr. Burns and Other Plays by Anne Washburn (featuring Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play, 10 Out of 12, The Small and I Have Loved Strangers), published by TCG Boo. We’re so generous with our prizes….

Enter the contest below.

This contest has closed. Please visit our homepage for the newest Caption Contest.

The contest will close on April 11. Winner and finalists will be notified by e-mail.*

*Participants cannot win two consecutive contests, but are encouraged to keep competing after that.

Last month’s winner and finalists:

Art by Mark Krause

“4G, or not 4G that is the question.” —Nathaniel Vilandre


“This is an interesting take on a classic. It was written for pagers.” —Jon Harvey

“This is the part when Hamlet texts, ‘2Bornot2B, sad emoji, king emoji ghost emoji.'” —Shawn Fisher

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