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Selina Fillinger

 
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SELINA FILLINGER is an LA-based playwright and actor. Her play Something Clean, originally commissioned by Sideshow Theatre’s Freshness Initiative, had its world premiere at Roundabout Underground in New York, and is the 2019 recipient of the Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award. Other plays include ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
SELINA FILLINGER is an LA-based playwright and actor. Her play Something Clean, originally commissioned by Sideshow Theatre’s Freshness Initiative, had its world premiere at Roundabout Underground in New York, and is the 2019 recipient of the Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award. Other plays include ... (read complete bio)
 

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Lea DeLaria, Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Julianne Hough, Lilli Cooper and Selina Fill Photo

Lea DeLaria, Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Julianne Hough, Lilli Cooper and Selina Fillinger

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06/14/2022
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Lea DeLaria, Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Julianne Hough, Lilli Cooper and Selina Fillinger

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Lilli Cooper, Rachel Dratch, Julianne Hough, Julie White, Suzy Nakamura, Vanessa Will Photo

Lilli Cooper, Rachel Dratch, Julianne Hough, Julie White, Suzy Nakamura, Vanessa Williams, Lea Delaria, Selina Fillinger

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04/15/2022
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Lilli Cooper, Rachel Dratch, Julianne Hough, Julie White, Suzy Nakamura, Vanessa Williams, Lea Delaria, Selina Fillinger

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Lilli Cooper, Rachel Dratch, Julianne Hough, Julie White, Suzy Nakamura, Vanessa Williams, Lea Delaria, Selina Fillinger

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Selina Fillinger Biography

SELINA FILLINGER is an LA-based playwright and actor. Her play Something Clean, originally commissioned by Sideshow Theatre’s Freshness Initiative, had its world premiere at Roundabout Underground in New York, and is the 2019 recipient of the Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award. Other plays include Faceless (Northlight Theatre premiere, Jeff Award-nominated; Zeitgeist Theatre; Repertory Theatre of St. Louis; Park Theatre in London) and The Armor Plays: Cinched/Strapped Plays (Available Light’s Next Stage Initiative; Alley All New Festival; Theatre Three).

Cinched/Strapped is the 2019 recipient of Williamstown Theatre Festival’s L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award. Her farce POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive is on the 2019 Kilroys List. Current commissions include Roundabout Theatre Company, South Coast Repertory, Manhattan Theatre Club, and Williamstown. Selina was a Hawthornden Fellow and resident at the Sallie B. Goodman Artist’s Retreat at McCarter Theatre Center. She is a 2016 graduate of Northwestern University, where she studied playwriting under Laura Schellhardt.




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Stephanie Berry, Anthony Lee Medina & More to Star in THE BANDAGED PLACE Roundabout U Photo Stephanie Berry, Anthony Lee Medina & More to Star in THE BANDAGED PLACE Roundabout Underground World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2022

The cast has been announced for the Roundabout Underground world premiere of the bandaged place by Harrison David Rivers. The cast includes Stephanie Berry as ‚ÄúGeraldine Irby,‚ÄĚ Jake Ryan Lozano as ‚ÄúSam Yates,‚ÄĚ Sasha Camille Manuel as ‚ÄúElla Irby,‚ÄĚ Anthony Lee Medina as ‚ÄúRuben Torres,‚ÄĚ Jhardon Dishon Milton as ‚ÄúJonah Irby.‚ÄĚ

POTUS to be Filmed for New York Public Library For The Performing Arts Photo POTUS to be Filmed for New York Public Library For The Performing Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

The world premiere of Selina Fillinger’s modern farce POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, will be filmed for the Theatre on Film and Tape Archive at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. 

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

Words From the Wings: Lilli Cooper of POTUS on Watching Her Castmates Break Character Photo Words From the Wings: Lilli Cooper of POTUS on Watching Her Castmates Break Character, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2022

We're chatting with Lilli Cooper, who is currently starring in POTUS on Broadway. She shared with us her favorite backstage must-haves, moments to watch from the wings, and more! Check out her answers here!

Photos: Hillary Clinton, Maya Rudolph and More Visit POTUS on Broadway Photo Photos: Hillary Clinton, Maya Rudolph and More Visit POTUS on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 8, 2022

Hillary Clinton, Maya Rudolph, and more special guests visited POTUS on Broadway last night, July 7. BroadwayWorld was there to capture photos of the guests with the POTUS cast. Check out the photos here!

VIDEO: Hillary Clinton Visits POTUS on Broadway Photo VIDEO: Hillary Clinton Visits POTUS on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

Hillary Clinton stopped by POTUS on Broadway last night, and we've got video of her arriving and taking her seat!

Audience at POTUS: OR, BEHIND EVERY GREAT DUMBASS ARE SEVEN WOMEN TRYING TO KEEP HIM  Photo Audience at POTUS: OR, BEHIND EVERY GREAT DUMBASS ARE SEVEN WOMEN TRYING TO KEEP HIM ALIVE On Broadway React In Light Of Roe V. Wade Overturn
by Grace Cutler - Jun 25, 2022

Last night, audiences reacted strongly to dialogue that states 'affordable safe reproductive healthcare is a basic human right'.

EXCEPTION TO THE RULE by Dave Harris Begins Final Two Weeks at Roundabout Underground Photo EXCEPTION TO THE RULE by Dave Harris Begins Final Two Weeks at Roundabout Underground
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company will conclude the Roundabout Underground world premiere of Exception to the Rule by Dave Harris (2022 Outer Critics Circle Award nominee, Tambo & Bones), directed by Roundabout Resident Director Miranda Haymon on Sunday, June 26.

Photos: Darren Criss & The House Of Suntory's Host After, After Tony's Celebration Photo Photos: Darren Criss & The House Of Suntory's Host After, After Tony's Celebration
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 14, 2022

Another Tonys has come and gone! Before DeBose took the stage, Darren Criss and Julianne Hough hosted The Tony Awards: Act One on Paramount+.  And after the Tonys, the party moved from Radio City Music Hall to The House Of Suntory's for a star-studded celebration. Check out photos!

VIDEO: Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, & Julianne Hough Talk POTUS on THE VIEW Photo VIDEO: Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, & Julianne Hough Talk POTUS on THE VIEW
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, and Julianne Hough sat down with the women of The View to discuss POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. The stars discussed the inspiration behind the play, the timeless issues explored in the show, and more.

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VIDEO: Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, & Julianne Hough Talk POTUS on THE VIEW VideoVIDEO: Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, & Julianne Hough Talk POTUS on THE VIEW
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, and Julianne Hough sat down with the women of The View to discuss POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. The stars discussed the inspiration behind the play, the timeless issues explored in the show, and more.

VIDEO: Lea DeLaria Discusses Celebrating Her Birthday With Her POTUS Co-Stars on WEND VideoVIDEO: Lea DeLaria Discusses Celebrating Her Birthday With Her POTUS Co-Stars on WENDY
by Michael Major - May 25, 2022

Lea DeLaria sat down on the Wendy Show with guest host Sherri Shepherd to discuss her current Broadway run in POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. DeLaria spoke on her character in the show and celebrating her 64th birthday with Vanessa Williams and Rachel Dratch.

VIDEO: Rachel Dratch Reveals How SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Prepared Her For Broadway on FAL VideoVIDEO: Rachel Dratch Reveals How SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Prepared Her For Broadway on FALLON
by Michael Major - May 24, 2022

Rachel Dratch sat down with Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show last night to discuss her current Broadway run in POTUS. During the interview, Dratch discussed her recent Tony nomination for the play, taking her son to her show, and how SNL prepared her for her Broadway debut.

VIDEO: Go Inside POTUS With CBS SUNDAY MORNING VideoVIDEO: Go Inside POTUS With CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Marissa Tomeo - May 8, 2022

The cast and creative team of Broadway's POTUS: OR, BEHIND EVERY GREAT DUMBASS ARE SEVEN WOMEN TRYING TO KEEP HIM ALIVE stopped by CBS Sunday Morning today to talk with correspondent Rita Braver.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of POTUS on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of POTUS on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 7, 2022

Earlier this week, Selina Fillinger's new Broadway comedy POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, celebrated its opening gala at the Shubert Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there for the special day and we're taking you inside the festivities!

VIDEO: Vanessa Williams & Rachel Dratch Discuss the Inspiration Behind POTUS on TODAY VideoVIDEO: Vanessa Williams & Rachel Dratch Discuss the Inspiration Behind POTUS on TODAY
by Michael Major - Apr 21, 2022

Vanessa Williams and Rachel Dratch appeared on the TODAY Show to discuss POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. The pair discussed the inspiration behind some of the characters in the play, Williams' high-heeled crocs, how Broadway differs from Saturday Night Live, and more.

VIDEO: Go Inside the First Performance of POTUS on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Go Inside the First Performance of POTUS on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 15, 2022

The world premiere of Selina Fillinger’s modern farce POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive celebrated its inaugural Broadway performance last night in presidential fashion, as the cast exited the Shubert Theatre stage door to roaring fans and a patriotic motorcade.


Selina Fillinger Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Selina Fillinger written?
Selina Fillinger has written 1 shows including Something Clean (Playwright).