Amy Drake is an Ambassador for the Dramatists Guild of America, member of the League of Professional Theatre Women, former Board member of the International Centre for Women Playwrights, and a member of The TheaterMakers Studio. Selected for an Off-Broadway residency of her play, Somewhere I Can Scream, at The Players Theater in spring 2020. Appeared in the regional Emmy-winning episode of Columbus Neighborhoods. Her play Eyes Like Opaque Gems won Most Popular Play in the MITF Short Play Lab. Won Best Director award from Theatre Roundtable Columbus. Education includes playwriting at Kenyon College Summer Program, Yale Writers’ Workshop, and creative writing in the Cambridge University International Programme.
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SOMEWHERE I CAN SCREAM will run at The Players Theater in August 2021.
Amy Drake made the The Kilroys List 2020
Amy Drake was selected for the Kennedy Center Playwright Intensive 2020
My 10 Minute play, SHOPPERS PARADISE, was accepted for readings in three Zoom theater festivals this summer:
Comfest, June 26, Columbus, OH • DG Footlights, July 12, Philadelphia, PA • The Players Theatre, NYC Summer Fest, July 30, New York
Talk on Mahler and His Muse. Feb. 18, 2020. 11:00 a.m. at the Napa Kitchen, Dublin, Ohio.
Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew and Kiss Me Kate.