• Cheri Magid

    Cheri Magid Wins the Opera America Discovery Grant!

    Friday, Apr 10, 2020

    Cheri Magid's opera Penelope and the Geese with have performances at UNAM's El Aleph Festival in Mexico City in May. The opera, for which she wrote the libretto, also just won an Opera America Discovery Grant.

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  • Scottie Harvey

    Scottie Harvey Dramatic Writing Alumni Receives the Paula Vogel Award for Playwriting

    Thursday, Mar 26, 2020

    Congratulations Scottie Harvey (MFA '20), co-recipient of the Kennedy Center's Paula Vogel Playwriting Award for her play, "I Will Be Your Feet When You Need Them"!

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  • Associate Arts Professor Rinne Groff

    The Woman's Party

    Monday, Mar 9, 2020

    Professor Rinne Groff's play, The Woman's Party, will run as part of Clubbed Thumb's SUMMERWORKS 2020 from June 19 - July 1 ...

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  • Sanaz Toossi

    Williamstown Theatre World Premiere for Dramatic Writing MFA Alumna Sanaz Toossi

    Tuesday, Mar 3, 2020

    MFA alum Sanaz Toossi's new play, "Wish You Were Here," will run at the Williamstown Theater Festival this summer season!

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  • Ian Ellis James

    Dramatic Writing Faculty Ian Ellis James featured in Blue Magazine

    Monday, Mar 2, 2020

    Congratulations to Dramatic Writing Faculty Member Ian "Electric" Ellis James who was featured in this months issue of Blue Magazine

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    Dramatic Writing Alumni Spotlight: Andrea Thome

    Monday, Mar 2, 2020

    MFA alumna Andrea Thome's, Fandango for Butterflies (and Coyotes), a new play about immigration, is currently playing in all five boroughs...

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  • Matthew Libby

    DDW Student Matthew Libby Wins Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition

    Tuesday, Feb 18, 2020

    Congratulations to Matthew Libby (MFA '20), winner of the Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition! His play, DATA, will premiere on the Hertz Stage Spring of 2021....

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  • Fredrica Bailey

    DDW Congratulates Fredrica Bailey and Stefon Bristol On Film Independent Spirit Award Win!

    Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020

    Congratulations to Fredrica Bailey and Stefon Bristol who won the Film Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature Screenplay for See You Yesterday.

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  • Rehana Lew Mirza

    DDW Adjunct Rehana Mirza Wins Kleban Award!

    Monday, Feb 10, 2020

    Congratulations to Rehana Lew Mirza who was awarded a Kleban Award for most promising musical theatre librettist. Tony award-winning judges: Gerard Alessandrini, Victoria Clark, and Robyn Goodman selected this years winners.

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  • Assistant Arts Professor Cusi Cram

    DDW Faculty Cusi Cram and Students debut Judson and Julius at the Rattlestick Theatre!

    Friday, Jan 31, 2020

    Congratulations to Cusi Cram and students in "Writing for and About Community Class" whose play Judson and Julius will be at the Rattlestick Theatre February 3rd!⁠

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