Playwright in Residence
Academic Program Affiliation(s): Theater and Performance, Written Arts
Biography:M.F.A., CUNY Brooklyn College. Playwright and dramaturg. Plays produced Off-Broadway and nationally. Two collections of plays published: Thousand Years Waiting and Other Plays (Seagull Books) and America Dreaming and Other Plays (NoPassport Press). Playwriting fellowships: New York Foundation for the Arts, Van Lier, McKnight. Recipient: Radcliffe Institute Fellowship at Harvard University, Rockefeller Bellagio Center Residency in Italy, Beinecke Playwright-in-Residence at Yale School of Drama, Rockefeller Multi-Arts Production Fund (twice), MAP Fund from Creative Capital, Asian Cultural Council Fellowship. Resident playwright, New Dramatists. Full member: Dramatists Guild, PEN American Center, League of Professional Theater Women. At Bard since 1999.