Alexis roblan - Playwright
ALEXIS ROBLAN’s plays have been produced and developed by and at Clubbed Thumb, Ars Nova, The Bushwick Starr, Project Y, Exquisite Corpse Company, The Shelter, New Perspectives Theatre Company, The Tank, The Dennis and Victoria Ross Foundation, The Blank Theatre (Los Angeles), Theatre 503 (London), Edinburgh Fringe, Festival de Teatro Alternativo (Bogotá), World Interplay (Australia), and more. Originally from Coos Bay, Oregon, she is a graduate of the University of Southern California’s MFA in Dramatic Writing program.
Her plays include SAMUEL (Finalist, Clubbed Thumb Biennial Commission), DAUGHTERS OF LOT (Edinburgh Fringe), AND IT SPINS TWICE (FringeNYC), OURS (Finalist, Seven Devils Playwrights Conference), YOU FEEL SO FAR AWAY RIGHT NOW (Finalist, O’Neill National Playwrights Conference), LILIYA (Exquisite Corpse Company), THE ANDREW PLAY (Thomas Barbour Playwrights Award), and RED EMMA & THE MAD MONK (The Tank; NY Times Critic’s Pick). Alexis is a 2020-2021 Audrey Resident at New Georges, and a 2020 recipient of funding from the NYC Women’s fund for Media, Music and Theatre.