• Annoucing the 2022 Goldberg Playwriting Award

    Friday, Jul 1, 2022

    The winner of the 2022 Goldberg Playwriting Award is 'Daniel' by Tirosh Schneider. The finalists are 'Saturday Mourning Cartoons' by Iraisa Ann Reilly, 'The Diaspora Tree' by Martine Handelman Duffy, and 'Little Lines' by Susan Yassky.

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  • Tylie Shider

    Alumni Spotlight: Tylie Shider MFA 18'

    Thursday, May 26, 2022

    Congratulations to DW Alumni TyLie Shider, who is a 2022-2023 Playwrights' Center, McKnight Fellowship in Playwriting recipient! The Playwrights' Center supports writers who show consistent artistic excellence in thier careers by provideing tools and resources to develop new work for the stage

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  • DDW alumnus Carlos Reichel

    ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: Carlos Reichel

    Monday, Apr 25, 2022

    Congratulations to Carlos Reichel (DDW MFA) on HARINA — a new show on Amazon Prime!

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  • DDW staff member Linnea Gregg

    CONGRATULATIONS to Linnea Gregg!

    Monday, Apr 18, 2022

    THE CATHEDRAL, featuring DDW staff member Linnea Gregg, is making its New York premiere with New Directors/New Films.

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  • DDW faculty member Daniel Goldfarb

    "JULIA" Premieres on HBO Max!

    Monday, Mar 21, 2022

    Professor Daniel Goldfarb's new show JULIA premieres March 31st on HBO Max

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  • Lilly Camp, Matthew Olmos, and Iraisa Ann Reilly

    Yale Drama Finalists!

    Wednesday, Mar 9, 2022

    Congratulations to our alumni Lilly Camp (MFA '17), Iraisa Ann Reilly (MFA '21), and Adjunct Instructor Matthew Paul Olmos, who are finalists for the Yale Drama Series Prize!

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  • DDW adjunct faculty Andy Bragen


    Monday, Mar 7, 2022

    Congratulations to adjunct Professor Andy Bragen on the release of a new book of plays from Northwestern University Press.

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  • DDW faculty member Daniel Goldfarb

    FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Daniel Goldfarb

    Wednesday, Mar 2, 2022

    Tune in for Professor Daniel Goldfarb's new show "Julia", premiering on March 31st on HBO Max!

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  • I WANT YOU BACK Amazon Prime poster

    ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger

    Monday, Feb 28, 2022

    "I Want You Back", written by BFA alums Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger is streaming now on Amazon!

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  • DDW alumna Sanaz Toossi

    ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: Sanaz Toossi

    Wednesday, Feb 23, 2022

    MFA Alum Sanaz Toossi's play "ENGLISH" opened on Feb. 22nd at the Atlantic Theatre Company!

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