Mfoniso Udofia

Mfoniso Udofia, a first-generation Nigerian-American storyteller and educator. Productions of her plays have been seen at NYTW, American Conservatory Theater, Playwrights Realm, Magic Theater, National Black Theatre and Boston Court. She’s the recipient of the 2017 Helen Merrill Playwright Award, the 2017-18 McKnight National Residency and Commission at The Playwrights’ Center and is a member of New Dramatists. Mfoniso’s plays have been developed by ACT, McCarter Theatre, New Dramatists, PCS’s JAW Festival, Berkeley Rep’s Ground Floor, The OCC, Hedgebrook, Sundance and more. She has worked as a television writer on: 13 Reasons Why, Little America,Pachinko and A League of Their Own.

Role with GPTC: Guest Artist