Massachusetts
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Lynne S. Brandon

 MFA in Playwriting, Smith College.  Trained with Ellen McLaughlin, Stephen Adly Gurgis, Sarah Ruhl, James Lecesne, Len Berkman, Arthur Giron, Sinan Ünel, Shirley Kaplan, Kate Aspengren.

Full-length playsBare Chested, At the Line, Mad Cow, Tops, Maxine, And., The Butch Project Part I

Short playsIsosceles, A Grand Bargain, Sexism in Theatre, Not So Simple. 

Script reader:  Hartford Stage, Boston Theatre Marathon, New Repertory Theatre, ATHE Jane Chambers Prize.

Member: The Dramatists Guild of America, Inc., International Centre for Women Playwrights, StageSource. 

Publication“Moving On”, Scenes from a Diverse World, International Centre for Women Playwrights, 2013;  Program Notes, Tongue of a Bird, New Repertory Theatre, 2014;  "Isosceles," Off the Rocks, Vol. 20, NewTown Writers, Chicago, IL, 2017. 

Film:  Scene from At The Line, Women Only Productions, 2015.

RECOGNITIONS

  • “The Butch Project, Part I”, Honorable Mention, Jane Chambers Feminist Playwriting Award, Association for Theatre in Higher Education, 2019.
  • “At The Line,” semi-finalist, O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, 2014.  Finalist, Development award, InterAct Theatre, 2013.  Finalist, The Ground Floor development program, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, 2013.
  • “Tops,” semi-finalist, O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, 2012.
  • “Isosceles,” finalist, IN10 Festival, University of Maryland-Baltimore, 2008.

www.sites.google.com/site/brandonplaywright

Co-director, Rad Fem Arts LLC  (Facebook)

Additional Links: 
play excerpts, theatre resume, pictures

I Have Worked With

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Lynne S.
Job Title/Position: 
Playwright
Fax: 
617-924-5720
Physical Address: 
Watertown, MA 02472
Last Name: 
Brandon
Phone: 
617-924-9903

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - Playwriting
Additional Disciplines: 
Theater - General
Theater - Playwriting
Populations Served: 
Adults
General Public
LGBTQ Populations
Nonprofits
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Performance / Concert / Reading
Residency - Production / Development
Writing Services
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
4
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
National
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
The Dramatists Guild
International Centre for Women Playwrights
Education: 
MFA in Playwriting, Smith College
Awards: 
Grant recipient, Bob Jolly Charitable Trust (two times)