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Ginger Lazarus

Ginger Lazarus is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter. Her plays have been produced in the Boston area by Fresh Ink Theatre Company, Boston Playwrights' Theatre, Mill 6, Another Country Productions, Centastage, Queer Soup, Playwrights' Platform, and the Boston Theater Marathon; have been featured nationally in productions by Untitled Theater Company #61, Philadelphia Gay and Lesbian Theater Festival, Women's Theatre Project, and the Last Frontier Theatre Conference Play Lab; and were seen across the pond at the Warehouse Theatre and Canal Café Theatre in London. She has written and co-written screenplays for films that screened at New Hampshire and Connecticut film festivals and the Boston 48 Hour Film Project. Her play Matter Familias received an IRNE nomination for Best New Play; other honors include the John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award for MOCKBA: A Play About Moscow and selection as a ten-minute play finalist in the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival. Ginger holds a master's degree in playwriting from Boston University and teaches at the University of Massachusetts Boston and Emerson College. She is a member of the Dramatists Guild, StageSource, and Rhombus playwrights' group.


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Burning in NYC

New York's Resonance Ensemble presents a staged reading of Burning as part of their summer reading series. Join us August 18 at 7 pm, American Theater of Actors, Sargent Theater, 314 W. 54th Street. Space is limited; RSVP.


Lark Reading

My latest play, The Housekeeper, had a terrific roundtable reaading at the Lark Play Development Center in June.