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Roma Greth

Roma Greth is an American playwright and author. Her plays include NARCISSUS, WORMS, THE AMERICAN WAR WOMEN, CASSIOPEA, CURTAIN CALL, HALFWAY, THE HEAVEN MOTHER, POTTSTOWN CARNIVAL, NOVEMBER PEOPLE, WINDFALL APPLES, QUALITY OF MERCY, and FOUR LANES TO JERSEY. Greth’s work has been produced at Expressionist NY, WPA NY, The Aspen Playwrights Conference, The New York Shakespeare Festival, Actor’s Place, Syracuse Stage, Playwrights Horizons, and The O’Neill Theatre Center’s Playwrights Conference. In addition to writing plays, Greth has written short stories and worked in advertising.

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Jim Grimsley

Jim Grimsley is a playwright and novelist. Jim’s first novel, Winter Birds, was published by Algonquin Books in 1994. The novel won the 1995 Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and received a special citation from the Ernest Hemingway Foundation. Jim’s second novel, Dream Boy, won the American Library Association GLBT Award for Literature (the Stonewall Prize) and was a Lambda finalist. His third novel, My Drowning, was released in January 1997 by Algonquin Books and for it he was named Georgia Author of the Year. His fourth novel, Comfort &…

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Burt Grinstead

Burt Grinstead is an actor, writer, producer, and director. As an actor, he has appeared on television in numerous network, cable and internet programs, starred in many films, and continues to make appearances on stages around the world. As a director, producer, and writer, Grinstead has teamed up with the talented Anna Stromberg to create Blanket Fort Entertainment, a multi-media production company focused of developing fast-paced, fun, and compelling work. Check out BurtGrinstead.com for more information on Grinstead’s acting career. Go to BlanketFortEntertaiment.com and become a part of the stories Grinstead and Stromberg are telling

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Todd David Gross

Todd David Gross has had an extensive background in music, and is a veteran of such rock groups as The Burning Sensations, The Band Next Door, and The Shout! He has written several short stories and a novel entitled The Bear Went Over the Mountain. His science fiction trilogy, collectively entitled Loy, which is about a race of beings who are the ancestors of the two alien characters in THEM … WITHIN US is about to be published. His other plays include THE VISIT, LIFE IN THE PARK, and SENSE MEMORY, which have been seen at Ensemble Studio Theatre…

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John Guare

John Guare received the Award of Merit from the American Academy of Arts and Letters for his plays THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES, RICH AND FAMOUS, MARCO POLO SINGS A SOLO, LANDSCAPE OF THE BODY, and BOSOMS AND NEGLECT. THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES, which won the New York Drama Critics Circle Award as Best American Play of 1971, received four Tony awards in its triumphant revival in 1986 at Lincoln Center. He wrote the lyrics and won a Tony for his book of TWO GENTLEMAN OF VERONA, produced by the New York Shakespeare Festival, which also won the…

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A R Gurney

A R (“Pete”) Gurney’s work has been produced in New York at Lincoln Center, Manhattan Theater Club, Playwrights Horizons, and Primary Stages. Among his plays are THE DINING ROOM, THE COCKTAIL HOUR, LOVE LETTERS, SYLVIA, FAR EAST, THE FOURTH WALL, and BIG BILL. Four of his more political plays — O JERUSALEM, MRS FARNSWORTH, SCREEN PLAY, and POST MORTEM — have been produced at the Flea Theater in Tribeca. Gurney also wrote several published novels, as well as the libretto for Michael Torke’s opera Strawberry Fields, presented by the New York City Opera. A former Professor of Literature at…

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Susan Eve Haar

Susan Eve Haar is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School. She lives in New York City. Her play SAUGERTIES was performed at the Meisner Theater, THE LUMP AND ME at Primary Stages, IZZY and NO TIME FOR BABY at The Women’s Project, MAX at the Looking Glass Theater, and TRUST ME at the Clark Studio Theater.

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Kelly Hamilton

Kelly Hamilton is a composer, lyricist, and author of musical plays and operas. His father was Francis Hamilton, a newspaperman and jazz critic; his mother, Doris, sang and played piano, but died when he was 11. He grew up in Atherton, south of San Francisco, where he began writing and producing musicals as a teenager, basing them on classic works like Jane Eyre and The Scarlet Letter. He moved to Hollywood in the late 1960s where he attended UCLA, wrote songs for Capitol Records, and joined Lehman Engel’s BMI Musical Theater Workshop. SURPRISE! is a musical version of Molière’s…

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Mark Harelik

Mark Harelik has appeared in THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA and THE BEARD OF AVON at the Goodman Theatre. Off-Broadway, he has appeared in THE BEARD OF AVON and OLD MONEY. He also appeared in the national tour of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES. Regionally, he has appeared in numerous plays at The Mark Taper Forum, the American Conservatory Theater, Seattle Repertory Theatre, the Intiman Theatre, the Denver Center Theater Company, the La Jolla Playhouse, The Globe Theatres and South Coast Repertory Theater. Film credits include Election, Eulogy, Jurassic Park III, A Gnome Gnamed Gnorm, and Barbarians at the Gate. Television…

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Trish Harnetiaux

Trish Harnetiaux’s plays include IF YOU CAN GET TO BUFFALO (The Acme Corporation, Incubator Arts Project, Son of Semele Ensemble); WELCOME TO THE WHITE ROOM (Glass Mind Theatre); HOW TO GET INTO BUILDINGS (Soho Rep. Lab, The Brick) and STRAIGHT ON TIL MORNING (78th Street Theatre Lab, Broadway Play Publishing). Her latest work — WEREN’T YOU IN MY SCIENCE CLASS? — has been developed at the 2014 Prelude Festival and with Ars Nova. She has been a resident at The Millay Colony, MacDowell, and Yaddo and is part of the Ars Nova Play Group / Affiliate Member of New…

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Nancy Hasty

Nancy Hasty’s plays have been produced in New York, internationally, regionally, and on tour. Her play, THE DIRECTOR, starring John Shea, ran Off-Broadway for over six months to critical and popular acclaim, and won “Recommended Play” status from The New York Times. FLORIDA GIRLS, Nancy’s one-woman show, toured several states after its Off-Broadway run, and she continues to perform it around the country. Her most recent play, LAWNCHAIRS, was produced this season at Scranton’s Electric Theatre Company. In Pennsylvania, she has been playwright-in-residence and taught both acting and writing at area colleges and schools. Currently, she is directing her…

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Allan Havis

Over three decades, Allan Havis has had his plays produced at theatres across the country and in Europe, including San Diego Rep, Old Globe, Seattle’s ACT, Odyssey, Long Wharf, South Coast Rep, American Repertory Theatre, Hartford Stage, Virginia Stage, WPA, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Trapdoor Theatre, Coral Gable’s New Theatre, Interact Theatre, Philadelphia Theatre Co. and Rowholt Theater-Verlag (National German Radio). Works commissioned by England’s Chichester Festival, Sundance, San Diego Rep, Ted Danson’s Anasazi Productions, South Coast Rep, Mixed Blood, CSC Rep, Malashock Dance, Carolina Chamber Chorale, National Foundation for Jewish Culture, San Diego City Opera and University of California,…

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David Hay

David Hay’s play THE MADDENING TRUTH, about legendary writer Martha Gellhorn, had a successful Off-Broadway run at the Clurman Theatre. Produced by the Keen Company and hailed by The New York Times as “a fascinating portrait,” the production starred Lisa Emery. A graduate of the UCLA Film Theater and Television School and a renowned cultural critic, Mr. Hay has also written and directed three films, including Dirt Cheap.

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Maurice Hennequin

Maurice Hennequin was a Belgian-French playwright. He was born in 1863 in Liege, Belgium. During his career, he wrote nearly 100 plays, many in collaboration with other authors, including Pierre Veber and Georges Feydeau. He died in 1926 in Montreux, Switzerland.

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Lynn Herrick

Lynn Herrick composed the music for GOONA GOONA.

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