deborah savadge - director, playwright
Deborah Savadge won the 2015 Playwrights First Award, the John Golden prize, and the TheatreFest Regional Playwriting contest, and was one of three finalists for the Susan Glaspell prize and one of ten for the 2014 Woodward/Newman Award, for Dark at the Center. Calling the Tune was a finalist for Ashland’s 2014 New Play Festival. When We Get Her Home, won Best Play in American Globe’s 15-minute Play Festival. Her plays are published by Smith & Kraus, Applause Theatre Books and Playscripts. In 2016 new plays were seen in Pittsburgh and Wisconsin. Finalist: Mountain Playhouse Comedy competition for State of the Art. Finalist: Beverly Hills/Julie Harris Playwright Award for Addis Tarkington. Four time finalist: Heideman Award. Literary Manager: Playwrights Gallery.