AMY DRAKE, PLAYWRIGHT

I learned to write dialogue by sitting in coffee shops and listening to the rhythm of conversations. I can teach you how to write dialogue, too.

2020 KILROY’S LIST, 2020 KENNEDY CENTER PLAYWRIGHTING INTENSIVE, YALE WRITERS' WORKSHOP
20 plays performed, 16 conference talks, 12 TV commercials

PANDEMIC PASSION in Sexfest!

This is a virtual theater festival of 10 minute plays originating at The Players Theatre in NYC
Fri., Mar 5 at 7:00 pm
& Sat., Mar., 6 at 3:00 pm EST
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GLORIOUS NOTHINGS

Front Row Fringe Festival
This is a virtual theater festival originating in Indianapolis.
Friday, March 12 at 9:45 pm
& Sat., Mar. 13 at 3:15 pm and 9:45 pm CST
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South Central Renaissance Conference

Topic: How Did Theater Makers Cope with Closing Theaters During the Renaissance and Today?
Thurs., Mar. 25 at 3:00 pm EST
South Central Renaissance Conference

SOMEWHERE I CAN SCREAM

July 8 • The Players Theatre.
The script is available for purchase at Bravo’s Bookstore http://www.theplayerstheatre.com/

SAINT UNDER GLASS

League of Professional Theatre Women, Julia’s Reading Room series

EYES LIKE OPAQUE GEMS

voted Midtown International Theater Festival MOST POPULAR PLAY, SPL

Script Consulting

My qualifications:

  • Broadway Investor
  • Award-winning playwright
  • Award-winning director
  • The Kilroys’ List
  • Award-winning business writer
  • Selected for Off-Broadway residency
  • Selected for The Kennedy Center Playwrights Intensive Yale Writers’ Workshop
  • Studied creative writing at Cambridge University UK
  • Studied playwriting at Kenyon College Summer Intensive
  • Conference Speaker on Theater History

Member of:

  • The Theater Makers Studio
  • League of Professional Theatre Women
  • Dramatists Guild
  • ASCAP

M.S. Marketing and Communication
M.A. Liberal Studies/English