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Austin McLellan

Austin McLellan

 Austin McLellan writes from Memphis, TN. A fiction writer and playwright, his first novel Twenty Grand, A Love Story was published in 2015. He has also acted in productions of As You Like It and Shadowlands. His drama King Henry, Mayor was a finalist in the 2014 Tennessee Williams Play Contest. He is currently at work on a second novel. In a previous life, Austin taught English and writing at universities in Asia, Europe, and the United States. He has also operated an art gallery, sold software, and developed real estate. More about Austin and his work is at 



BWW Review: KILLER JOE at TheatreWorks
May 18, 2017

KILLER JOE opened this past weekend at TheatreWorks, under the direction of James Kevin Cochran. Written by Tracy Letts in 1993, this production from New Moon Theatre is raucous fun, and expertly presented. If you're looking for an evening of raw yet captivating entertainment, go check out Killer Joe before it closes on May 28.

BWW Review: LORD OF THE FLIES at Playhouse On The Square
March 7, 2017

LORD OF THE FLIES opened this past weekend at Playhouse on the Square, and runs through March 26.

January 10, 2017

Adam Seidel's new play OTHER PEOPLE'S HAPPINESS premiered this weekend at TheatreWorks, and runs through Jan 29. Under the direction of Leah Bray Nichols, this play won the 2015-16 NewWorks@TheWorks Playwriting Competition.

BWW Review: THE CEMETERY CLUB at TheatreWorks
November 14, 2016

THE CEMETERY CLUB opened this weekend at TheatreWorks, under the direction of Terry Twyman. Written by Ivan Menchell, the play premiered in 1990. This Cloud 9 production only runs through Nov 20, so mark your calendar. You'll want to see it.

BWW Reviews: DISGRACED at Circuit Playhouse
August 22, 2016

BWW Review: MOONVINE at TheatreWorks
July 11, 2016

MOONVINE opened this weekend at TheatreWorks. Directed by Ken Zimmerman, this play by Teri K. Feigelson won the 2014-15 NewWorks@TheWorks Playwriting competition. It plays Thur- Sat evenings, with Sunday matinees through July 31.

BWW Review: THE OUTGOING TIDE at Theatreworks
June 27, 2016

Cloud 9 Memphis Presents THE OUTGOING TIDE at Theatreworks, directed by S.A. Weakley.

BWW Review: ORPHEUS DESCENDING at the Evergreen
June 21, 2016

The New Moon Theatre Company brings a fresh serving of Tennessee Williams to Memphis. ORPHEUS DESCENDING, directed by Gene Elliot, opened last weekend at the Evergreen Theater.

SUMMER STAGES: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks - Memphis
June 13, 2016

THE OUTGOING TIDE opens June 24. MOONVINE opens July 8. Both at TheatreWorks in Memphis, TN