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Jonathan Payne

 
Birth Place:
United States
Bio:
Jonathan Payne recently received a 2015 Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship. His previous play, The Briar Patch, received the 2014 Holland New Voices Award from the Great Plains Theatre Conference. His work has been produced and developed at the Tristan Bates Theatre (UK), Ars Nova, Fringe ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
Jonathan Payne recently received a 2015 Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship. His previous play, The Briar Patch, received the 2014 Holland New Voices Award from the Great Plains Theatre Conference. His work has been produced and developed at the Tristan Bates Theatre (UK), Ars Nova, Fringe ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Simone

Writing

Playwright

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Uma Thurman, Jonathan Payne, Maya Hawke Photo

Uma Thurman, Jonathan Payne, Maya Hawke

From: 
Date:
02/11/2019
Chelsea Williams + Jonathan Payne (The Playwrights Realm former Writing Fellow)       Photo

Chelsea Williams + Jonathan Payne (The Playwrights Realm former Writing Fellow)

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Date:
03/08/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Simone

Writing
Playwright

Jonathan Payne Biography

Jonathan Payne recently received a 2015 Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship. His previous play, The Briar Patch, received the 2014 Holland New Voices Award from the Great Plains Theatre Conference. His work has been produced and developed at the Tristan Bates Theatre (UK), Ars Nova, Fringe Festival NYC, Horse Trade Theater Group, Fire This Time Festival, The Bushwick Starr, and Theatrikos Theatre Company. He is a proud member of the Ars Nova Play Group and a devised theatre group Impossible Bottle. He is a recipient of the Rosa Parks Award for Borne to the Ocean (2011) and the John Cauble Short Play Award for Slavery (2002) from the Kennedy Center’s American College Theatre Festival. He received a BA from the GSA Conservatoire (UK) and an MFA in Playwriting from Tisch School of the Arts.




Jonathan Payne News

Rattlestick Theater Announces May Treuhaft-Ali and Minghao Tu as Van Lier Fellows Photo Rattlestick Theater Announces May Treuhaft-Ali and Minghao Tu as Van Lier Fellows
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

May Treuhaft-Ali and Minghao Tu will join Rattlestick as Van Lier New Voices Fellows, a program that has been recently rehomed from the Lark Play Development Center.

Rattlestick Theater Announces 2022 GLOBAL FORMS THEATER FESTIVAL Photo Rattlestick Theater Announces 2022 GLOBAL FORMS THEATER FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

Rattlestick Theater has announced the return of its annual Global Forms Theater Festival - a twelve-day celebration filled with in-person productions, readings, online panel discussions, and more which showcases and supports the works of immigrant theater artists living in the U.S.

The Playwrights Realm Announces 2022 INK'D Festival of New Plays Photo The Playwrights Realm Announces 2022 INK'D Festival of New Plays
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

The Playwrights Realm will present the 2022 INK’D Festival of New Plays, bringing the festival of readings culminating the organization’s Writing Fellowship program back live in person after holding it online last year.

THE FIRE THIS TIME FESTIVAL to Release Anthology in March With Methuen Drama Photo THE FIRE THIS TIME FESTIVAL to Release Anthology in March With Methuen Drama
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

On March 10, 2022 New York City’s Obie Award-winning The Fire This Time Festival will release an anthology entitled 25 Plays from The Fire This Time Festival: A Decade of Recognition, Resistance, Resilience, Rebirth and Black Theatre.

BWW Review: ADDRESSLESS from Rattlestick Playwrights Theater is Interactive and Illum Photo BWW Review: ADDRESSLESS from Rattlestick Playwrights Theater is Interactive and Illuminating
by Derek McCracken - Jan 18, 2022

Imaginative, interactive and illuminating, ADDRESSLESS humanizes the plight of three homeless and nomadic New Yorkers who are forced to keep couch surfing, shelter hopping, street roaming and panhandling to survive winter and beyond. While the trio of actor-avatars encounter systemic barriers at the socio-political intersection of age, race, gender, ability, employment, income and health, the at-home audience is invited to help them choose their next move...which could directly impact their immediate or long-term well-being.

The Fire This Time Festival To Release Anthology With Methuen Drama Photo The Fire This Time Festival To Release Anthology With Methuen Drama
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2021

 On February 10, 2022 New York City’s Obie Award-winning The Fire This Time Festival will release an anthology entitled 25 Plays from The Fire This Time Festival: A Decade of Recognition, Resistance, Resilience, Rebirth and Black Theatre.

Whitney White, Charlie Thurston, Phoenix Best and More to Star in MACBETH IN STRIDE W Photo Whitney White, Charlie Thurston, Phoenix Best and More to Star in MACBETH IN STRIDE World Premiere at A.R.T.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced today the creative team and cast for Macbeth In Stride. Created by Obie Award winner Whitney White and directed by Tyler Dobrowsky and Taibi Magar, Macbeth In Stride begins performances at the Loeb Drama Center on Saturday, October 23 and officially opens on Thursday, October 29, 2021. 

Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre Announces 2021-22 Lineup Photo Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre Announces 2021-22 Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2021

Learn more about the upcoming productions, which include Ni Mi Madre by Arturo Luís Soria, In the Southern Breeze by Mansa Ra, and Addressless by Martin Boross. 

Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Lineup and Dates for 2021-22 Season Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Lineup and Dates for 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021

Playwrights Horizons today announced its 2021-22 season. The influential Off-Broadway institution returns to in-person performance after 18 months in which, under new artistic leadership, it has marked its 50th anniversary and reflected deeply on the role the theater should play in the life of its city, its country, and the world.

Hugh Dancy, Kathleen Chalfant, Noah Galvin, and More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS on June 2 Photo Hugh Dancy, Kathleen Chalfant, Noah Galvin, and More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS on June 29
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2021

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues will premiere on Tuesday, June 29th, with an all new series of unforgettable performances.


Jonathan Payne Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jonathan Payne written?
Jonathan Payne has written 1 shows including The Revolving Cycles Truly and Steadily Roll'd (Playwright).