Resident Playwright2011 -- 2018
Mia Chung is the author of You for Me for You, Exquisite Corpse, Page Not Found, an adaptation of The Orphan of Zhao, and We Spend Our Lives. In Fall 2012, the world premiere of You for Me for You will be produced by Woolly Mammoth Theatre, in association with Ma-Yi Theatre Company and supported by an NEA grant.
Honors include a Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) 2012 Playwriting Fellowship, a TCG 2011 Global Connections grant, 2011 Jane Chambers Award (Honorable Mention), and a Millay Colony residency. She is a member of New Dramatists, a fellow of the Playwrights Realm, a member of the Ma-Yi Writers Lab, and was a member of the inaugural Civilians’ R&D Group. Her work has been developed by Ma-Yi Theater Company, Magic Theatre, Bay Area Playwrights Festival, Mu Performing Arts, and Brandeis Theater Company. She received a Sloan commission and a Creative Arts Council grant. She attended Yale; the University of Dublin, Trinity College; and Brown.