Project Description

Wendy-Graf

WENDY GRAF

Wendy Graf is an award winning playwright whose plays have been produced throughout the country. Recent plays include: ALL AMERICAN GIRL (Stage Raw Recommended Top Ten/2015 nom Playwriting and Solo performance; LA Times Pick of the Week; LA Weekly “GO!” StageSceneLA 2015 Outstanding Solo Performance Production; Bitter Lemons 2015 Ten Best); CLOSELY RELATED KEYS (dir by Shirley Jo Finney; NAACP win/nominations); NO WORD IN GUYANESE FOR ME (2012 GLAAD Award Outstanding L.A. Theater); BEHIND THE GATES; LESSONS (L.A. production dir by Gordon Davidson); LEIPZIG (LADCC nomination; Garland award/Playwriting; Dorothy Silver finalist); THE BOOK OF ESTHER (San Fernando Valley Artistic Directors nominations including Best Play; ASK Theater Projects Grant Award); BETHANY/BAKOL (Attic Theater One Act Winner, produced September 2009 and her newest, PLEASE DON’T ASK ABOUT BECKETT, opening 2016.

  • All American Girl (2015) – Playwright

Recent award winning short plays:

  • SOPHIE/ALEXANDER/LISBOA
  • ASHES TO ASHES
  • A HOLLYWOOD FABLE
  • LESTER AND SCHLOSS
  • REPORTS OF MY DEATH HAVE BEEN GREATLY EXAGGERATED
  • A SHONDA
  • RED AND BLUE