• Indie Fest Film Awards - Award of Merit

    DDW Alum Jim Tierney wins Award for his All Talk web series

    Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019

    Congrats to alum Jim Tierney and his award winning web series, "All Talk," a dark comedy set in small town America following the therapeutically neurotic “talk coach” Russell Moretti. He gives affordable therapy out of the van he lives in and his only qualifications are that he worked at a Barnes and Noble and read all the self help books.

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  • Suzan-Lori Parks and Heidi Schreck

    DDW Faculty Win Big at the 2019 Obie Awards

    Friday, Jun 7, 2019

    Congratulations to DDW Faculty Suzan-Lori Parks and Heidi Schreck who both won 2019 Obie Awards.

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  • Playwright Tylie Shider

    Alumni Spotlight: Tylie Shider

    Wednesday, May 29, 2019

    Congratulations to Dramatic Writing Alum Tylie Shider (MFA 18) who was named a 2019-2020 Jerome & Many Voices Fellow by the Playwrights Center!

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  • Ed Solomon

    DDW Faculty Ed Solomon to write Bill & Ted Face the Music

    Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

    Congratulations to DDW Faculty Ed Solomon Whose third installment of the “Bill & Ted” movies, “Bill & Ted Face the Music” will be released by Orion Pictures in 2020.

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  • Sarah Gancher

    DDW Faculty Spotlight: Sarah Gancher

    Monday, Apr 22, 2019

    Congratulations to MFA alum and faculty member Sarah Gancher who (along with her collaborators Abigail and Shaun Bengson) just won a 2019 Richard Rogers Award givin by the American Academy of Arts and Letters for the musical The Lucky Ones.

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  • Playwright Stacey Rose

    DDW Alumni Spotlight: Stacey Rose

    Thursday, Mar 28, 2019

    Congratulations to Dramatic Writing alumna Stacey Rose Who is the grand prize winner of the Bonnie & Terry Burman New Play Award for her play America v. 2.1

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  • Screenwriter Teresa Lee

    DDW Alumna Teresa Lee premieres at Tribeca Film Festival

    Thursday, Mar 28, 2019

    Congratulations to Teresa Lee (DDW 11) whose short film I Think She Likes You. Will be premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival!

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  • Big Break Screenwriting Contes

    DDW Alumni Spotlight: Alexandra Timmer

    Thursday, Mar 28, 2019

    Congratulations to DDW alum Alexandra Timmer whose pilot, 'Stage Five' was selected as the 2018 Big Break Screenwriting Contest winner in the Half-Hour Pilot category!

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  • OSCAR Award-winning Screenwriter Kevin Willmott

    DDW Alum Kevin Willmott wins big at the Oscars!

    Thursday, Mar 14, 2019

    Congratulations to DDW alumnus Kevin Willmott on his OSCAR win in the catagory Best Adapted Screenplay for his movie 'BlacKkKlansman'!

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  • Screenwriter Fredrica Bailey

    DDW Alumna Fredrica Bailey debuts her new film at the Tribeca Film Festival

    Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019

    Congratulations to DDW alumna Fredrica Bailey whose Netflix feature film See You Yesterday will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival this spring!

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