LYNNE KAUFMAN

PLAYWRIGHT AND NOVELIST

 

390 Moncada Way, S.F. CA 94127                                 Lynnekaufman@comcast.net

(415) 334-6577                                                                www:Lynnekaufman.com

 

 

PLAYS

Acid Test: Inge Theatre Festival 2010: playwright in residence and staged reading; Staged reading, Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley,CA, Staged reading North Coast Repertory Theatre, Staged reading, The Marsh,S..F,  Scheduled production  Fall 2012 The Marsh, Berkeley, CA.

 

Immortality: Writer’s Digest  Competition 2010 :4th place winner stage play, Staged reading, Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley, CA

 

Filthy Rich:The Atonement of Bernie Madoff : Staged readings Celebrity Reading Series, L.A.,Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley,CA

 

Magician’s Choice  Otis Guernsey New Voices Playwriting Award, William Inge Theatre Festival,   Independence Kansas,

 Staged readings: ABINGDON THEATRE, N.Y.C. , MAGIC THEATRE,S.F.

 

Daisy In The Dreamtime. Production: THE FOUNTAIN THEATRE, L.A, GOLDEN FISH THEATRE, SEATTLE , THE ABINGDON THEATRE, N.Y.C, ECHO THEATRE, DALLAS, SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY

 Awards: Rella Lossy Playwright's Award, S.F. State University ,University Audrey Skirball-Kennis Play Development Award,

 Full developmental residency:The New Harmony Project, Indiana

 Staged readings: S.F.,Washington,D.C., N.Y., Sarasota.

 Published: Women Playwrights: Best New Plays :Smith and Krause,  Dramatic Publishing

 

Picasso: (Musical with composer Billy Philadelphia)  Workshop Theatreworks, Festival of New Plays, Palo Alto, Staged reading ODC theatre

 

The Next Marilyn. Production: Florida Studio Theatre

Staged reading: PLAYBROKERS,S.F., ABINGDON THEATRE

 Workshop production FLORIDA STUDIO THEATRE FESTIVAL OF NEW PLAYS 

 

The Last Game Show. Production: Horizons Theatre, D.C.

Staged readings: MARIN THEATRE COMPANY , JEWISH WOMENS' PLAYWRIGHT FESTIVAL, L.A.

 

Fakes. Production: FLORIDA STUDIO THEATRE

Film Option: 20TH CENTURY FOX , GOOD MACHINE

Screen Treatment Option: JEAN DOUMANIAN PRODUCTIONS 

 

Fifty/Fifty. Production: THEATRE ARTISTS OF MARIN 

Playwright's Residency: Djerassi Foundation

 

Shooting Simone. Production: ACTORS THEATRE OF LOUISVILLE, HUMANA FESTIVAL  FLORIDA STUDIO THEATRE, CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN THEATRE  FESTIVAL,WALNUT STREET THEATRE,THEATRE CONSPIRACY

 Published: Humana Festival :Smith and Kraus, Dramatic Publishing .

 

Our Lady Of The Desert. Production: THEATREWORKS, CA.,  MENDOCINO THEATRE COMPANY,CA. Staged reading: OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: Awards: Winner Theatreworks Contest Best New Play in California

 

Speaking In Tongues. Production: MAGIC THEATRE , NORTH COAST REPERTORY , CAST THEATRE, L.A. 

Awards: Winner of the Kennedy Center/ NEA/ New American Plays Award 

 

The Couch. MAGIC THEATRE , NORTH COAST REPERTORY, FOUNTAIN THEATRE Published: Dramatists Play Service.

 Awards: Best New Play: Dramalog, Bay Area Critics' Circle, S.F.Chronicle, The Will Glickman Award



 

NOVELS

Slow Hands Mira Books. Film option by Maverick Productions.

 

Wild Women's Weekend Mira Books

 

Taking Flight  Mira Books

 

 

 SHORT STORIES

Redbook, Cosmopolitan, Good Housekeeping, Woman’s Day

 

 

 

TEACHING

 Writing workshops: U.C. Berkeley Extension, U.C.Berkeley Osher Lifelong Living Institute, S.F. State University Osher Lifelong Living Institute, Esalen Institute, Omega Institute

 

 

Dramatic Representation: Plays: Selma Luttinger, Robert Freedman Dramatic Agency, Inc.

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