Alumni Playwrights

 

Class of 2017

  • Annie Baker

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Annie Baker grew up in Amherst, Massachusetts.

  • Daniel Beaty

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Daniel Beaty is an award-winning actor, singer, writer, and composer. Recently, his play, Through the Night, had...

  • Madeleine George

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Madeleine George has been a member of New Dramatists since 2010. Her plays include Hurricane Diane, The (...

  • Sibyl Kempson

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Sibyl Kempson’s plays have been presented in the United States, Germany, and Norway. Her work has received support from...

  • James McManus

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    James McManus (Playwright) is the author of nine plays: Love on San Pedro, Dry Bones, The Friendly Tavern, Dorothy 6,...

  • Peter Sinn Nachtrieb

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Peter Sinn Nachtrieb, 6’6”, is a San Francisco-based playwright whose works include The Totalitarians (...

  • Betty Shamieh

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Betty Shamieh received a 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship for Drama and Performance Art. She was selected as the winner of The...

  • Francine Volpe

    Alumni Playwright

    2010-2017

    Francine Volpe is a New York City-based playwright, screenwriter and dramaturge. Her play, The Good Mother opened in 2012...

Class of 2016

  • Sharon Bridgforth

    Alumni Playwright

    2009-2016

    A resident playwright at New Dramatists 2009 - 2016, Sharon is a 2016 Doris Duke Artist and a 2016 Creative Capital...

  • Michael Golamco

    Alumni Playwright

    2009-2016

    Michael Golamco is an LA-based playwright and TV/Film writer. His play Year Zero received acclaimed runs at...

  • Richard Maxwell

    Alumni Playwright

    2009-2016

    Richard Maxwell is a playwright and director living in New York and the artistic director of New York City Players (...

  • Qui Nguyen

    Alumni Playwright

    2009-2016

    Originally from Arkansas, Qui Nguyen is a playwright, TV writer, and all around pop-culture nerd. When he’s not geeking...

  • Sylvan Oswald

    Alumni Playwright

    2009-2016

    Sylvan Oswald is a transgender theater artist who creates plays, texts, and publications. His plays are often set in...

  • Andrea Thome

    Alumni Playwright

    2009-2016

    Andrea Thome's play Pinkolandia was awarded the Lark Play Development Center's Launching New Plays program...

Previous Classes

  • James McKee Adams
  • Liz Duffy Adams
  • William Boen Adams
  • Louis C. Adelman
  • Milton Adelmann
  • David Adjmi
  • Alfred Aiken
  • Keith Aldrich
  • Zakiyyah Alexander
  • Ronald Alexander
  • Luis Alfaro
  • James Allardice
  • Lynne Alvarez
  • Eric Anderson
  • Robert W. Anderson
  • Walt Anderson
  • William Andrews
  • Don Appell
  • Herbert Appleman
  • Mark Appleman
  • Theodore Apstein
  • Rella Abell Armstrong
  • Robert Armstrong Jr.
  • Jane Asham
  • Arnold Auerbach
  • Armand Aulicino
  • Robert A. Bachman
  • August Baker
  • James Baldwin
  • Joseph Baldwin
  • Miriam Balf
  • Jack Barefield
  • Tanya Barfield
  • Anna-Marie Barlow
  • Robert Guy Barrows
  • Marilyn Barry
  • Jonathan Bates
  • George L. Baxt
  • Mark Bazzone
  • Lawrence Bearson
  • Neena Beber
  • Carl Beier
  • George Bellack
  • John Belluso
  • Barry Berg
  • Glen Berger
  • Brooke Berman
  • Charles Best
  • Alfred Bester
  • John Bettenbender
  • Nicholas Biel
  • Otis Bigelow
  • Elizabeth Blake
  • Lee Blessing
  • Bonnie Bluh
  • Adam Bock
  • Flora Bonhuer
  • Philip Bosakowski
  • Jack Bostick
  • Julie Bovasso
  • Alan Bowne
  • Edward Thomas Breen
  • Deborah Baley Brevoort
  • Townsend Brewster
  • Conrad Bromberg
  • Edwin Bronner
  • Carlyle Brown
  • Kenneth Brown
  • Michael Henry Brown
  • Charlotte Buchwald
  • Ed Bullins
  • Russel J. Burton
  • Paul Burton-Mercur
  • Oana Hock Cajal
  • Joseph Caldwell
  • Sheila Callaghan
  • Lewis John Carlino
  • Bridget Carpenter
  • Elaine Carrington
  • Dean Carroll
  • Arthur Carter
  • Lonnie Carter
  • Robert Carter
  • Steve Carter
  • Michael Carton
  • William Cathcart
  • Lowell Chamberlain
  • Lenora Champagne
  • Eugenie Chan
  • Paddy Chayefsky
  • Nellise Child
  • Alice Childress
  • Julia Cho
  • David U. Clarke
  • William Kendall Clarke
  • Victor Clement
  • Darrah Cloud
  • Harold Cobin
  • Grant Code
  • Edward M. Cohen
  • Allyson Colby
  • Lonnie Coleman
  • Patricia Coleman
  • Val Coleman
  • Robert Colson
  • James Comorthoon
  • Constance Congdon
  • Mae Cooper
  • William Corington
  • Kia Corthron
  • Jorge Ignacio Cortinas
  • Jo Coudert
  • Ron Cowen
  • Curt Cox
  • William H. Crain, Jr.
  • Migdalia Cruz
  • Nilo Cruz
  • Laura Cunningham
  • Lisa D'Amour
  • Paul D'Andrea
  • Gordon Dahlquist
  • Derby Dare
  • Mick Daugherty
  • Madeline Davidson
  • Michael Davidson
  • Eisa Davis
  • Russell Davis
  • Allen Davis III
  • Lillian Day
  • Edward de Roo
  • Edward De Roo
  • Henry de Wolfe
  • Elwyn Dearborn
  • Peter Dee
  • William Devane
  • Charles Dizenzo
  • Alfred Drake
  • Mary Drayton
  • Richard Dresser
  • Rosalyn Drexler
  • Mark D. Druck
  • Frank Duane
  • Martin Duberman
  • Stuart Duckworth
  • Elaine Dundy
  • Roger Arturo Durling
  • Edward Eager
  • Sidney Easton
  • Elaine Edelman
  • Gus Edwards
  • George Eells
  • Elizabeth Egloff
  • Erik Ehn
  • Lonne Elder, III
  • Irving Ellman
  • Irving Elspeth
  • Robert Elwell
  • David Epstein
  • Carl Wright Esser
  • Lee Falk
  • Herman Daniel Farrell III
  • Alexander Federoff
  • Catherine Filloux
  • John K. Fischel
  • Joseph Fisher
  • Stephanie Fleischmann
  • Conn Fleming
  • Kate Fodor
  • Horton Foote
  • Richard Foreman
  • Stephen H. Foreman
  • Maria Irene Fornes
  • Paul Foster
  • Helene Fraenkel
  • Deborah Frankel
  • Herbert Frankel
  • Philip Freund
  • Charles Friedman
  • Joel Friedman
  • Julian Funt
  • Frank Gagliano
  • Karl Gajdusek
  • Mary Gallagher
  • Michael John Garcés
  • Anne Garcia-Romero
  • Marcus Gardley
  • John Garrison
  • Jack Gates
  • Natalie B. Gates
  • Jack Gelber
  • Frank Geolomo
  • John Gerstad
  • Anthony Giardina
  • Melissa James Gibson
  • William Gibson
  • Jack Gilhooley
  • Edmund Gilligan
  • Aldo Giunta
  • Keith Glover
  • Frances Goforth
  • Rose Leiman Goldemberg
  • Alfred Golden
  • James Goldman
  • Gloria Goldsmith
  • Silvia Gonzalez S.
  • Joseph Goodrich
  • Elizabeth Goodyear
  • Kurtz Gordon
  • Philip Kan Gotanda
  • Lester Grady
  • Harry Granick
  • Amlin Gray
  • Edward Greenberg
  • Alexander Greendale
  • Josh Greenfield
  • Kirsten Greenidge
  • David Greenspan
  • Shelia Greenwald
  • Jess Gregg
  • Glorine Grey
  • David Grimm
  • Robert Grinstead
  • Rinne Groff
  • Marthe Gross
  • Jason Grote
  • John Guare
  • Stephen Adly Guirgis
  • William Gumpel
  • William A. Guthrie
  • Oliver Hailey
  • Joanne Hamlin
  • Joel Hammil
  • Wendy Hammond
  • Sarah Hammond
  • Rob Handel
  • Laura Harrington
  • Andrew Harris
  • Valerie Harris
  • Jordan Harrison
  • Karen Hartman
  • James Harvey
  • Jeffrey Hatcher
  • William Hauptman
  • Crane Haussamen
  • June Havoc
  • Joseph Hayes
  • Julie Hebert
  • Kevin Heelan
  • Albert Heider
  • Jack Heifner
  • Kurt Hellmer
  • Lillian Hennefeld
  • Robert Henney
  • James Leo Herlihy
  • Donald Heywood
  • Sander Hicks
  • Philo Higley
  • David Hill
  • Albert Hirsch
  • Roger O. Hirson
  • Oana-Maria Hock
  • Michael Hollinger
  • Willy Holtzman
  • Israel Horovitz
  • Arnold Horwitt
  • David Howard
  • Quiara Alegría Hudes
  • Elmo Huganir
  • David Hughes
  • Holly Hughes
  • Helen Hunter
  • James Leo Hurlihy
  • Arlene Hutton
  • Naomi Iizuka
  • William Inge
  • David Ives
  • Oren Jannings
  • Arthus Jasspe
  • Elizabeth Jeffries
  • Jeffrey M. Jones
  • Kit Jones
  • O-Lan Jones
  • Daniel Alexander Jones
  • Julia Jordan
  • Joseph Julian
  • Diane Kagan
  • Lee Kalcheim
  • Lina Kane
  • Barry Jay Kaplan
  • Irving Kapner
  • Sylvan Karchmer
  • Theodore Katz
  • Karlton Kelm
  • Kenneth Kelman
  • Sheppard Kerman
  • Berrilla Kerr
  • Judith Kershaw
  • Wendy Kesselman
  • Lyle Kessler
  • Jeffery Kindley