Mark Perry

Resident Dramaturg

For the 2021/22 Season–
YOGA PLAY

Company member for 14 seasons. Everybody, How I Learned to Drive, Jump, The Cake, De Profundis, The Crucible, Trouble in Mind, Metamorphoses, Surviving Twin, A Raisin in the Sun, An Iliad, Noises Off, The Parchman Hour, Shipwrecked! An Entertainment, The Little Prince.

Mark teaches play analysis and playwriting in the Department of Dramatic Art. His plays The Will of Bernard Boynton and A New Dress for Mona have been produced in our Kenan Theatre, and both have been published by Drama Circle. Mark’s monologue Addendum was performed by Ray Dooley and included in PlayMakers’ 2020 Stuck Monologues. His newest play, Masters Falls, is a two-part epic that was workshopped and presented by UNC Process Series in March 2021.

Education/Other: MFA, Playwright’s Workshop, University of Iowa. Former recipient of NC Arts Council Literature Fellowship for Playwriting.

Shows at Playmakers

An Iliad September 5, 2012 - September 9, 2012
Yoga Play February 23, 2022 - March 13, 2022
Surviving Twin September 4, 2013 - September 8, 2013
No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone August 21, 2019 - August 25, 2019
The Cake September 13, 2017 - October 1, 2017
Jump January 23, 2019 - February 10, 2019
How I Learned to Drive April 3, 2019 - April 21, 2019
Trouble in Mind January 21, 2015 - February 8, 2015
A Raisin In the Sun January 26, 2013 - March 2, 2013
Everybody January 22, 2020 - February 9, 2020
Metamorphoses November 3, 2013 - December 7, 2013
The Crucible October 19, 2016 - November 6, 2016
The Parchman Hour October 26, 2011 - November 13, 2011