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FIRST PEEK – June 11 & 12, 2022 at the Atwater Playhouse

Meet the Playwrights

LEVITICUS JELKS

LEVITICUS JELKS

Levi Jelks, an Atlanta born native, is currently the proud co-recipient of the KCACTF Lorraine...

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JOSH LEVINE

JOSH LEVINE

Josh Levine is a stage and screen writer with the heart of a golden retriever...

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DAVID MYERS

DAVID MYERS

David Myers’ work has been developed at Berkeley Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, South Coast Rep,...

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ERIC RUDNICK

Erick Rudnick started out as an actor and began writing by performing his own one-person...

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SEAN ABLEY

SEAN ABLEY

Sean Abley is a screenwriter, journalist, dramaturg, novelist, and award-winning playwright. He has over thirty...

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JULIANNE JIGOUR

JULIANNE JIGOUR

Julianne Jigour’s plays have been produced or developed at the Antaeus Playwrights Lab, Central Works,...

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ABBEY FENBERT

ABBEY FENBERT

Abbey Fenbert is a writer from Detroit, MI. Her work celebrates empathy, living in truth,...

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JENNIE WEBB

JENNIE WEBB

Jennie Webb is an independent Los Angeles playwright and dramaturg (she created and ran the...

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WENDY WEINER

WENDY WEINER

Wendy Weiner is a playwright and TV writer. Her work walks the line between comedy...

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JASON GROTE

JASON GROTE

Jason Grote’s theater credits include 1001 (Time Out NY Top 10 of 2007, Ovation Award);...

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BIANCA SAMS

BIANCA SAMS

Bianca is a Writer/Actor. She graduated from New York University’s Tisch School with a BFA...

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VICTOR LESNIEWSKI

VICTOR LESNIEWSKI

Victor Lesniewski’s plays include The Fifth Domain (Upcoming World Premiere at Contemporary American Theater Festival),...

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Jennifer Berry

JENNIFER BERRY

Jennifer Berry’s play “Big Pharma” about the rise of the anti-depressant drug industry and the...

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TIRA PALMQUIST

TIRA PALMQUIST

TIRA PALMQUIST’s plays include Two Degrees, Ten Mile Lake (Serenbe Playhouse), Age of Bees (MadLab Theater, Tesseract), And Then They Fell, and...

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MARLOW WYATT

MARLOW WYATT

Kansas City native, Marlow Wyatt is a magna cum laude graduate of Howard University’s Theater...

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CHANEL GLOVER

CHANEL GLOVER

Chanel Glover (Florida A&M University BA | Tulane Law School JD | Ohio University MFA...

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CAROLYN KRAS

CAROLYN KRAS

Carolyn Kras is a writer whose honors include the Visionary Playwright Award, Fulbright Fellowship, Hamptons...

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DAN STEELE

DAN STEELE

Dan Steele is an L.A. based playwright and screenwriter. His recent plays include The Ghost (developed with...

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KHARI WYATT

KHARI WYATT

Khari Wyatt has written for theatre, television, and various journalistic publications such as the National...

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CHRISTINA HAM

CHRISTINA HAM

Christina Ham’s plays have been developed and produced both nationally and internationally with the Kennedy...

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MINITA GANDHI

MINITA GANDHI

Minita is most known for her critically acclaimed solo-show Muthaland which was workshopped at Silk...

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Jami Brandli

JAMI BRANDLI

JAMI BRANDLI’s plays include The Romeo and Juliet Senior Citizens Project: A Comedy, M-Theory: a play told...

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JENNIFER MAISEL

Jennifer Maisel’s The Last Seder premiered Off-Broadway with Gaby Hoffmann and Greg Mullavey after productions...

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