Jacqueline E. Lawton

Resident Dramaturg

For the 2021/22 Season–
STICK FLY

PlayMakers: Company member in her 7th season and professor in the Department of Dramatic Art at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Regional Dramaturgy: Actors Theatre of Louisville’s Humana Festival of New American Plays, Arden Theater, Arena Stage, Ensemble Studio Theater, Ford’s Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Horizons Theater, Interact Theatre, Kennedy Center VSA Program, Rorschach Theatre, Round House Theatre, the Stratford Festival, Theater J, Virginia Stage Company and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

> Anna K; Among These Wild Things; Behold, a Negress; Blackbirds; Blood-bound and Tongue-tied; Deep Belly Beautiful; The Devil’s Sweet Water; Edges of Time; Freedom Hill; The Hampton Years; Intelligence; Love Brothers Serenade; Mad Breed; Noms de Guerre; So Goes We; and the Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

Education/Affiliations: MFA in Playwriting, University of Texas at Austin; James A. Michener Fellow. TCG Young Leaders of Color, National New Play Network (NNPN), Arena Stage’s Playwrights’ Arena, Center Stage’s Playwrights’ Collective and the Dramatist Guild of America.

Shows at Playmakers

Edges of Time May 3, 2021 - May 9, 2021
Stick Fly January 19, 2022 - February 6, 2022
Disgraced September 16, 2015 - October 4, 2015
Detroit ‘67 September 14, 2016 - October 2, 2016
We Are Proud to Present... February 24, 2016 - March 13, 2016
The Christians February 1, 2018 - March 10, 2018
Dairyland October 16, 2019 - November 3, 2019
Intimate Apparel January 25, 2017 - February 12, 2017
Dot November 22, 2017 - December 10, 2017
Ragtime November 20, 2019 - December 15, 2019