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Erin Courtney

I Will Be Gone
by Erin Courtney
directed by Oliver Butler

Erin Courtney will spend the week working on a new play in collaboration with actors and a director.

The working portion of this Creativity Fund project is closed.

The Creativity Fund offers playwrights extended time to explore and develop new plays and musicals up to five days.

Erin Courtney

New Dramatists invites you to join Obie winner, Erin Courtney this SATURDAY, APRIL 13TH from 12-3pm for her exclusive writing intensive, The Power of Place and Objects.

Erin's workshop is part of New Dramatists' dual-service program which brings unique, low-cost writing classes (taught by our award-winning resident playwrights and distinguished alumni) to the general public. ALL PROCEEDS go toward an emergency fund provided for in-need writers who apply...

October 11, 2012

13P, The Innovative American Playwrights Collective, Implodes and Launches "A People's History of 13P"

In 2003, concerned that the trend of endless readings and development programs was limiting the texture and ambition of new American plays, 13 midcareer playwrights banded together to try a different model. Each playwright would serve as Artistic Director of the company—deciding the goals of the project, designing its process, and choosing collaborators—as it realized a full production of his/her play. They called this organization 13P and together, they realized full productions of 13 plays, one by each playwright. In July 2012 with their final production, Sara Ruhl’s (P#13) sold-out Melancholy Play, 13P completed its mission and imploded.   Read More

New Dramatists proudly celebrates the newest members of our resident playwright company by reading excerpts of their work. Please welcome the New Dramatists class of 2019:

Christina Anderson
Andy Bragen
Clarence Coo
Erin Courtney

June 20, 2012

New Dramatists Class of 2019 Announced

Clockwise from top left: Christina Anderson, Andy Bragen, Clarence Coo, Erin Courtney, Laura Marks, Kenneth Prestininzi

New Dramatists is proud to announce the addition of six playwrights to our resident playwright company, the class of 2019: Christina Anderson, Andy Bragen, Clarence Coo, Erin Courtney, Laura Marks and Kenneth Prestininzi.  Read More


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