fengar gael - playwright
she/her/hers and HE/HIS/HIM
Fengar Gael has had readings, workshops, and productions at the Sundance Theatre Lab, Utah Shakespearean Festival, the InterAct Theatre of Philadelphia, New Jersey Repertory, Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey, Detroit Repertory Theatre, the Salt Lake Acting Company, the Moxie Theatre of San Diego, The Kitchen Dog Theatre of Dallas, The Irish Theatre of Chicago, the Botanicum Seedlings of Topanga, California, Harelquin Productions of Auburn New York, the Rorschach Theatre of D. C., the Venus Theatre of Laurel, Maryland, and in New York City: Playwrights Gallery, Urban Stages, MultiStages, the Abingdon Theatre, The Secret Theatre, The Spiral Theatre, Collaborative Arts Project 21, Turn to Flesh Productions, The Resonance Ensemble Theatre, Medicine Show Theatre, The Identity Theater, Yonder Window Theatre, and Ego Actus Theatre.
She is a recipient of the Craig Noel Award (for Devil Dog Six), the Playwrights First Award (for Opaline), Manhattan Theatre Works Excellence in Playwriting Award (for The Drapers Eye); and commissions from South Coast Repertory, the Hangar Theatre, New Jersey Repertory and the InterAct Theatre (through the National New Play Network), and a playwriting fellowship from the California Arts Council.
Most recently, Devil Dog Six was produced at the Landing Theatre Company of Houston, the Spiral Theatre of New York, and Detroit Repertory Theatre; Opaline was produced at The Secret Theatre in New York and The Garage Theatre of Long Beach, California, March On! was produced by the Hangar Theatre of Ithaca, and Sycorax: Cyber Queen of Qamara was produced by the Ego Actus Theatre in New York; The House on Poe Street produced at the Yonder Window Theatre Company at the 14th Street Y Theatre in New York and also at the Detroit Repertory Theatre from January 10th through March 17th, 2019.