Karen Zacarías

Playwright Karen Zacarías was recently hailed by American Theater Magazine as one of the ten most-produced playwrights in the US. Her award-winning plays include The […]

Jessica Dickey

Playwright Jessica Dickey, a native of Pennsylvania, began her research on Amish culture in order to write her play The Amish Project, which was praised […]

William Shakespeare

Playwright William Shakespeare (1564–1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s greatest […]

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins

Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins is a playwright drawing from a range of contemporary and historical theatrical genres to engage frankly with complicated issues around identity, family, […]

Heidi Armbruster

Playwright Heidi is a New York-based theater artist dedicated to creating new work and discovering new approaches to classical literature and theater. Heidi is a […]

Howard L. Craft

Nina Simone: Playwright Howard L. Craft is a father, husband, playwright, poet, essayist and arts educator. He is the author of two books of poems, […]

Nambi E. Kelley

Playwright Nambi Kelley has penned plays for Steppenwolf, the Goodman Theatre, and Court Theatre in Chicago, Lincoln Center and the National Black Theatre in New […]

Paula Vogel

Playwright Paula Vogel is a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright whose plays include Indecent (Tony Award nomination for Best Play), How I Learned to Drive (Pulitzer Prize […]

Bertolt Brecht

Playwright Born in Bavaria, 1898. At 24, his cutting-edge Drums in the Night won him Expressionist recognition. His quickly written Threepenny Opera was Germany’s greatest […]