About the Creative
LYNN ROSEN’s plays have been produced/developed by: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, San Francisco Playhouse, New Georges, Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, Actors Theatre of Louisville, UCSB’s Launch Pad, Women's Project, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Centerstage Baltimore, Studio Theatre, Red Bull Theater, Working Theater, Barrington Stage, The New Group, The Lark, New Harmony Project, among others. She co-writes/co-created the award-winning web series Darwin and is currently developing a TV pilot with Milestone TV and Film. Current commissions: Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation new play commission for The Overview Effect (with producer Kay Matschullat); TheatreWorks Silicon Valley commission for her musical Gurley! along with composers/collaborators The Kilbanes; Red Bull Theater inaugural new play commission for The Claudias: A Revenge Play. Ms. Rosen resides in NYC and is a Resident Playwright at New Dramatists.
About the Director
CHRISTIAN PARKER (Director) is a director, dramaturg, and professor at the Columbia University School of the Arts Theatre program, where he just completed a seven-year term as Chair. He was the Associate Artistic Director of the Atlantic Theater Company for 14 years, and began his career as the Literary Manager at Manhattan Theatre Club. He has directed plays by Tina Howe, Ken Weitzman, Leslie Ayvazian, Rolin Jones, David Auburn, Jeff Whitty, Cusi Cram, and many others. Most recently he staged David Hare’s Skylight for Gulfshore Playhouse. Member, SDC, MFA, Columbia, BA, Middlebury College.