Kia Corthron’s plays have premiered in New York, London, and across the U.S. For her body of work, she has been awarded the Simon Great Plains Playwright Award, Windham Campbell Prize, USArtists Jane Addams Fellowship, and others. She co-produced an evening of short plays focusing on the catastrophe in Yemen and adapted her musical contribution as an animated film that was screened in London’s 2019 We The People’s Film Festival—United Nations/U.K. Her debut novel The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter won the 2016 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize and was a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice. Dramatists Guild Council member, New Dramatists alumnus.
Role with GPTC: Responder, Instructor