Jenny Lyn Bader - playwright
Plays include None of the Above (New Georges), also produced on Theatre Row; Manhattan Casanova (Hudson Stage), Mona Lisa Speaks (Core Ensemble), Out of Mind (NYU/Strasberg); and In Flight (Turn to Flesh Productions, Workshop Theatre). One-acts include Miss America (NY Int’l Fringe Festival, “Best of Fringe” selection) and Worldness (Humana Festival). Ten of her short plays are published in Smith & Kraus’ Best 10-Minute Play series.
Jenny Lyn co-founded Theatre 167 (Caffe Cino Award recipient, NY Innovative Theater Foundation), where she co-authored all three plays in The Jackson Heights Trilogy as well as The Church of Why Not and I Like to be Here (New Ohio Theatre), wrote The History of Communication (World’s Fair Plays, Queens Theatre), and serves as Artistic Producer.
A Harvard graduate, she has received the Randall Wreghitt Award, a Lark Playwriting Fellowship, and the Edith Oliver Award (O’Neill Center).