• The Ballad of Laurel Springs

    DW Alumni Janet Beard debut's New Novel

    Thursday, Nov 18, 2021

    Congratulations to Janet Beard (BFA '01) on her new novel "The Ballad of Laurel Springs"! ⁠The novel tells the story of "multiple generations of women in one East Tennessee family haunted by violence and redeemed by their rich inheritance of folk music," and is now available to purchase and read

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  • Boaz Frankel

    DW Alumni Spotlight: Boaz Frankel

    Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021

    Congratulations to alum Boaz Frankel on making Pittsburgh Magazine’s 40 under 40! Boaz Frankel is a writer/producer whose projects range from the local to national level.

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  • Caridad Svich

    DDW Faculty Spotlight: Caridad Svich

    Monday, Nov 1, 2021

    Congratulations to Caridad Svich whose feature film FUGITIVE DREAMS directed and co-written by Jason Neulander is streaming...

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  • Ian Ellis James

    DW Faculty Debut's a New Play: Electric's West Side Story

    Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

    Congratulations to Dramatic Writing Faculty Ian Ellis James who is debuting his immersive stage play Electric's West Side Story (On the Lower East Side)

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  • Nathan Dennis

    DW Alumni Nathan Dennis New Chapbook I AM HADES is published!!

    Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

    Congratulations to Nathan Dennis ('15) on the publication of his poetry chapbook, I AM HADES. Exeter Publishing is an independent publishing company who publishes works from emerging artists across all genres.

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  • Linnea Gregg

    DW Staff Linnea Gregg Premieres at the La Biennale Festival

    Thursday, Sep 23, 2021

    Congratulations to Linnea Gregg for her role in THE CATHEDRAL, a feature film that premiered at the Venice Film Festival!

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  • Karen Chilton

    Alumni Spotlight: Karen Chilton

    Wednesday, Sep 8, 2021

    Congratulations to Karen Chilton (MFA '19) who is the Librettist for the The Tongue & the Lash! The Tongue & the Lash is a part of the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis' "NEW WORKS, BOLD VOICES" Lab.

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  • A brief List of Everyone Who Died

    Alumni Spotlight: Jacob Marx Rice

    Friday, Jun 11, 2021

    Congratulation to DW alumni Jacob Marx Rice who debuts his new work "A Brief List of Everyone Who Died" His new playis being presented free online by the Olivier Award-nominated Finborough Theatre from May 24th through June 20th

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  • Searching for the Good

    Searching for the Good - Audio Experience

    Tuesday, Jun 1, 2021

    Students from NYU’s Dramatic Writing community invite you to ponder these questions through seven stories taken from the last year of our lives. Grab your earphones, tie up your shoes and get ready for uncharted territory with this audio-based walking experience.

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  • Tyler English-Beckwith

    Alumni Spotlight: Tyler English-Beckwith

    Tuesday, Jun 1, 2021

    Congratulations to DW Alumna Tyler English-Beckwith who is a staff writer for the hit TV series OUTLANDER! OUTLANDER is a hit TV series on the STARZ cable network going into its 7th season

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