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Tyler English-Beckwith

 
Bio:
Tyler English-Beckwith is a playwright, filmmaker, and actress originally from Dallas, TX, and currently based in Brooklyn, NY. She is the recipient of the 2020 Leah Ryan Fund for Emerging Women Writers, and the recipient of the 2018 Kennedy Center Paula Vogel Play Prize. Tyler is also a member of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tyler English-Beckwith is a playwright, filmmaker, and actress originally from Dallas, TX, and currently based in Brooklyn, NY. She is the recipient of the 2020 Leah Ryan Fund for Emerging Women Writers, and the recipient of the 2018 Kennedy Center Paula Vogel Play Prize. Tyler is also a member of ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Tyler English-Beckwith Biography

Tyler English-Beckwith is a playwright, filmmaker, and actress originally from Dallas, TX, and currently based in Brooklyn, NY. She is the recipient of the 2020 Leah Ryan Fund for Emerging Women Writers, and the recipient of the 2018 Kennedy Center Paula Vogel Play Prize. Tyler is also a member of the 2020 Page 73 writers group Interstate 73. Her plays include: Mingus (2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival, 2019 Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s National Play Conference Finalist), Maya and Rivers (2020 Fire This Time Festival), Bitch (Development: Page 73’s Interstate 73, Joust Theatre Company), and TWENTYEIGHT (The Vortex, Austin, TX). The series of original films Tyler wrote, co-directed, and acted in titled “Umbra” can be seen on meowwolf.com. Her screenwriting work can also be heard on the upcoming scripted podcast, “Daughters of DC”. Tyler holds an MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU Tisch, and a BA in African and African Diaspora Studies from UT Austin. Tyler hopes to create worlds, in her writing, where black women live beyond the basic means of survival and have the audacity to be autonomous.

Website: tylerenglishbeckwith.com




Tyler English-Beckwith News

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.

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.

Page 73 Announces 2021-22 Interstate 73 Residents Photo Page 73 Announces 2021-22 Interstate 73 Residents
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021

Page 73 today announced its 2021-2022 group of Interstate 73 residents. The 2021-2022 Interstate 73 residents are Heidi Armbruster, Jahna Ferron-Smith, Dylan Guerra, Roger Q. Mason, April Ranger, Scott R. Sheppard, juliany taveras, and Max Yu.

DAUGHTERS OF DC Reaches Top Ten On Apple Fiction Podcasts Chart Photo DAUGHTERS OF DC Reaches Top Ten On Apple Fiction Podcasts Chart
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 7, 2020

Einhorn's Epic Productions & iHeartRadio have announces that Daughters of DC, a new, 12-episode YA political thriller scripted podcast series, has reached the Top Ten on the Apple Podcasts Chart for Fiction Podcasts today, October 7, 2020.

DAUGHTERS OF DC, New Teen Political Thriller Podcast, Launches Today Photo DAUGHTERS OF DC, New Teen Political Thriller Podcast, Launches Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2020

Einhorn's Epic Productions & iHeartRadio have announced that Daughters of DC, a new, 12-episode YA political thriller scripted podcast series, premieres today, September 22, 2020.

Playwrights Foundation Online Festival Announces Week Two Schedule for 2020 Bay Area  Photo Playwrights Foundation Online Festival Announces Week Two Schedule for 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2020

The Festival offers public readings live streamed and hosted on Vimeo in addition to panel discussions on Facebook Live, Youtube, and directly on Playwrights Foundation's website.  Tickets are available now on a sliding scale of $5-45 for wider accessibility. Theatre Professionals Weekend will take place July 24-26. Panels are free.

Playwrights Foundation Announces Online Festival THE 2020 BAY AREA PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIV Photo Playwrights Foundation Announces Online Festival THE 2020 BAY AREA PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2020

The West Coast's premiere launchpad for exceptional plays and playwrights, Playwrights Foundation announces the artistic teams for the 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF), featuring playwrights Tyler English-Beckwith, Stefani Kuo (e??a??ae??), Jordan Ramirez Puckett, Deneen Reynolds-Knott, and Noelle Viñas. The 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival runs July 17-26, 2020 in an online format available worldwide . 

2020 Playwrights Festival Artistic Teams Named For Online & Worldwide Festival Photo 2020 Playwrights Festival Artistic Teams Named For Online & Worldwide Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2020

The West Coast's premiere launchpad for exceptional plays and playwrights, Playwrights Foundation announces the artistic teams for the 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF), featuring playwrights Tyler English-Beckwith, Stefani Kuo (e??a??ae??), Jordan Ramirez Puckett, Deneen Reynolds-Knott, and Noelle Viñas. The 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival runs July 17-26, 2020 in an online format available worldwide . 

Playwrights Foundation Announces Online Annual 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival Photo Playwrights Foundation Announces Online Annual 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2020

Playwrights Foundation, the West Coast's premiere launchpad for exceptional plays and playwrights announces the lineup for the 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival.

Playwrights Foundation Announces 43rd Festival Semifinalists And Finalists Photo Playwrights Foundation Announces 43rd Festival Semifinalists And Finalists
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 24, 2020

Playwrights Foundation, the West Coast's premiere launchpad for exceptional plays and playwrights, has announced the semifinalists and finalists for the 2020 Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF), which is scheduled to run July 17-26, 2020.