Kirsten Greenidge

Playwright Kirsten Greenidge is the author of Beacon, Little Row Boat, Feeding Beatrice, Our Daughters Like Pillars, Greater Good, Baltimore, Bud Not Buddy (an adaptation of the children’s novel by Christopher Paul Curtis, with music by Terence Blanchard), and The Luck of the Irish. Her play Milk Like Sugar was nominated for a Lucille Lortel Award and received an Independent Reviewers of New England Award, a San Diego Critics Award, and a Village Voice Obie Award, among others. She’s enjoyed development experiences at the Space at Ryder Farm, the Huntington Theatre Company’s Summer Play Festival, Cleveland Playhouse (2016 Roe Green New Play Award), The Goodman Theater, Denver Theater Center, Sundance, Bay Area Playwright’s Festival, Sundance at Ucross, and the O’Neill Theater Center. Greenidge is currently working on commissions from the Huntington, La Jolla Playhouse, and the Oregon Shakespeare. A recent PEN/Laura Pels Playwrighting Award recipient and current Andrew W. Mellon/Howlround Fellow in residence at Company One Theatre, Greenidge is an alumna of New Dramatists and has been featured on the Kilroys List of new plays by women and woman-identified playwrights. She oversees the BFA playwrighting track at Boston University’s School of Theatre, where she is acting co-chair of Performance, and acting chair of Theatre Arts.

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