Gina stevensen - dramaturg, playwright
GINA STEVENSEN is a playwright, dramaturg, and writing instructor. Her play THE COLONY was a 2019 winner of the Columbia @ Roundabout New Play Reading Series and was slated for its world premiere production in August of 2020 at Good Luck Macbeth Theatre Company in Reno, Nevada (postponed due to COVID-19).
Gina’s plays have been developed in NYC and regionally with American Stage, Urban Stages, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Hartford Stage, The Tank, Isle of Shoals, and The Joust Theatre Company.
She has been a finalist for Theatre503’s International Playwriting Award, the Jewish Playwriting Contest, Austin Film Festival Pitch Competition, and MFA Playwrights Workshop at The Kennedy Center, and a semifinalist for the Princess Grace Award, O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, Bay Area Playwrights Festival, Berkeley Rep’s Ground Floor, and The Civilians’ R&D Group.
Gina was a 2019 nominee for the Mentor Project at the Cherry Lane Theatre and is an Affiliated Artist with The Hess Collective (THC). She was the dramaturg for THC’s recent production of SPOILED at La MaMa E.T.C. (cancelled due to COVID-19). She has been a guest lecturer at Hunter College and NYU’s Open Arts program and teaches playwriting at Tribeca Performing Arts Center and the Writer’s Rock. MFA Playwriting: Columbia University. www.ginastevensen.com