EllaRose Chary - playwright
ELLAROSE CHARY is an award-winning New York based writer.
She is currently working on COTTON CANDY AND COCAINE, QUEER. PEOPLE. TIME. and POWER STATE. Her other projects include the Malaysian musical Marrying Me (BOH Cameronian Arts Award Winner), Patriettes (The Tank’s TV Writing Program), The Daguerreotype (Prospect Theater), and Crossroads, a commission for Indiana’s Bicentennial.
She has contributed material to a variety of feminist and politically engaged projects, including Be The Death of Me and Occupy Your Mind (The Civilians), We Are Theatre! (Cherry Lane Theatre), and The Birds and The Bees: Unabridged (Honest Accomplice Theater).
EllaRose is a 2015-16 Dramatists Guild Fellow and an alum of Ars Nova’s Uncharted Residency and The Civilians’ R & D Group.
She is a NYFA Fellowship Playwriting/Screenwriting Finalist, a winner of the Weston Award for musical theater, and a member of ASCAP and the Dramatists Guild.
BA: Brown University; MFA: NYU Tisch www.ellarosechary.com