Great Plains Theatre Conference
Gabrielle Reisman is a playwright and director based in New Orleans and New York. She’s a founding member of Underbelly, a theatre collaborative that stages immersive journey-plays in forgotten spaces, and is the director of Brooklyn Yard. Recent work includes an immersive Alice in Wonderland for ZACH Theatre in Austin, and Flood City, which will premiere in New Orleans in 2016. Gabrielle was an NNPN Playwright in Residence at Southern Rep, a MacDowell Colony Fellow and Sundance Theatre Lab alum. She was a recipient of the Rosa Parks Award from the Kennedy Center, and is a resident playwright for the NOLA Project. Her plays have been produced in train stations, storefronts, and warehouses around the country, and have been developed most recently by Clubbed Thumb/Playwright Horizons, Page 73, and the Orchard Project. She holds a BA from the University of New Orleans and MFA from UT Austin.
Read about Catch The Wall as part of the MainStage (2016).
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