Asian American Playwrights Crowd The Kilroys

The Kilroys are out, and Asian American playwrights have written 14 of the 32 plays nominated. The Kilroys List is an annual list of the top plays by women and women identifying playwrights that folks think NEED TO BE PRODUCED across the the country (since women writers are only produced 22% of the time across the country).

Congratulations to Lauren Yee, Dipika Guha, Sam Chanse, Madhuri Shekar, Susan Soon He Stanton, Leah Nanako Winkler, Celine Song, Kimber Lee, Rehana Lew Mirza, Carla Ching, Ming Peiffer and Jessica Huang!

(And an Honorable Mention for Keiko Green, Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig, Deepa Purohitt, Livian Yeh and Zhu Yi, and Aditi Kapil)


American Theatre writes about The Kilroys, too

The Godfather of Asian American Theatre

There's some bio material here: http://wp.me/P5RntU-4G

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