Tina Esper

Neighbor Jane

Tina Esper (she/her) is a 2021 Woodward/Newman Drama Award Finalist as well as a semifinalist for the 2020 O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, the 2022 Athena Plays in Progress, the 2021 Garry Marshall New Works Festival and the 2021 Cimientos Play Development Program for her play, Fireflies. She developed her new play, Neighbor Jane at The Workshop Theater’s Spring 2021 Writer’s Intensive and at the 2021 Sewanee Writers Conference where she studied with Dan O’Brien and Nathan Alan Davis. She is a member of the playwrights collective, Pick Up Sticks, founded and led by Gary Garrison.