professional affiliations 

Playwriting Affiliate:  National New Play Network New Play Exchange

Member:  The Dramatists Guild; Working Title Playwrights

 playwriting experience 

Full-Length Plays


  • Recipient of 2019 Gene Gabriel Moore Playwriting Award

  • Full Production, Alliance Theatre, Atlanta, GA (November 13 - December 9, 2018)

  • Recipient of Reiser Grant for New Work, Alliance Theatre

  • 2017 Semi-Finalist, O’Neill Playwriting Conference

Lady Parts

  • Selected for Unexpected Play Festival, Theatrical Outfit, February 2020

  • Recipient, First Light Series, Working Title Playwrights, January 2020

Ten-Minute Plays


  • 5X7 Monologue Project, Synchronicity Theatre, December 2019

  • MoJo Theater Festival: Atlanta, GA, July 2019

  • Commissioned by MultiShades Atlanta, June 2019


2000, 1992  Cottages at Hedgebrook, Langley, WA, Fiction residency 

1993  Hambidge Arts Center, Rabun Gap, GA, Fiction residency

 additional information 

2002 - Present  Faculty, Emory University Theater Studies Department

2017  Curator, Latinx Theater Festival, Emory University, Brave New Works Festival

© 2020 Mary Lynn Owen