Willy Holtzman

October 24th, 2014 / Posted in

WILLY HOLTZMAN’S plays include: Honor Flight (PlayPenn), The First Mrs. Rochester (Portland Stage Little Festival), The Morini Strad (City Theatre – ATCA nominee, Primary Stages, Colony Theatre, Portland Stage Company, ), Sabina (Primary Stages – 1996, 2005), Something You Did (Primary Stages, People’s Light and Theatre, Theatre J), Bovver Boys (Primary Stages, Cleveland Play House, Berkshire Theatre Festival), Hearts (Baltimore Center Stage, Long Wharf Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Alliance Theatre, People’s Light and Theatre – Barrymore Award), The Real McGonagall (The Cell Theatre – opening in January, Portland Stage Company, New Harmony Project – Wangerin Award), The Closer (The Working Theatre, GeVa Theatre – Davie Award, Nebraska Rep), Inside Out (Theatre for a New Audience, Portland Stage Company, Nebraska Rep), San Antonio Sunset (published in Best Short Plays and produced in New York, Los Angeles, London, Dublin, Mumbai). Willy’s screenplay for Edge of America received the Peabody Award, the Humanitas Prize, and the Writers Guild Award. He was a Lila Wallace Resident Playwright at Juilliard. He is a board member of New Dramatists and of Harlem Stage Company.