Michael Bille
Sarasota, FL

Michael Bille is a Minneapolis native and proud “Golden Gopher.” A lifelong career in television news, production and programming took him to several stops around the country before finally settling down on Siesta Key, Florida to watch the world’s best sunsets and write plays. His short play, “The Card Game,” won “Best Play” in Theatre Odyssey’s Thirteenth Annual Ten-Minute Play festival (2018). Another short play, "The Universe is Calling" was produced as a part of the Gallery Players "New Play Festival" in Brooklyn in January of 2020. He has also had several readings of his work in conjunction with Florida Studio Theatre. He is a member of the Dramatists Guild, the Sarasota Area Playwrights Society and honored to serve as President of the board of directors of Theatre Odyssey, also based in Sarasota, Florida. (theatreodyssey.org)


by Michael Bille

The play depicts two old friends lamenting the passing of another friend who is a part of their long-standing card game.

Bill, deep into retirement.... Michael, also deep into retirement


"Best Play" Thirteenth Annual Theatre Odyssey Ten Minute Play Festival (2018)