Fellow2016 -- 2018
Monet Hurst-Mendoza is a New York-based playwright from Los Angeles, CA. Her plays have been developed with Rising Circle Theater Collective, |the claque|, Lookingglass Theatre, Amios, The Oneness Project, The Other Mirror, The Kupferberg Center for the Arts, #serials@The Flea, Women's Project Theater, and Playwright’s Playground at Classical Theatre of Harlem. She is the current Playwright in Residence for The Other Mirror, an inaugural member of the 2016 MITTEN Lab, a 2016 SPACE on Ryder Farm resident, a member of the 2017 Emerging Writers Group at The Public Theater, and a 2014-2016 Women’s Project Lab Time Warner Foundation Fellow. She is a proud member of Rising Circle Theater Collective, where she spearheads INKtank/PlayRISE, a developmental writers lab and new works festival for emerging playwrights of color. B.A.: Marymount Manhattan College.