stacey rose - playwright
Stacey is a proud Black woman, daughter, sibling and mom. Her work celebrates and explores Blackness, Black identity, Black history, body politics, and the dilemma of life as "other." Her work has been presented at: The Fire This Time Festival, The Lark, The Amoralists Theatre Company, Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre, National Black Theatre, Pillsbury House Theater, and Barrington Stage Company. Stacey has held fellowships/residencies with The Dramatists Guild, The Playwrights' Center, The McKnight Foundation, The Jerome Foundation, Sundance Theatre Lab, The Goodman Theatre, The Civilians, and Tofte Lake Center. Her play AMERICA v. 2.1: THE SAD DEMISE & EVENTUAL EXTINCTION OF THE AMERICAN NEGRO, winner of the inaugural The Burman New Play Award, had its World Premier at Barrington Stage Company in June 2019. AMERICA v. 2.1 and her play AS IS are featured on the 2019 Kilroy's list. Stacey's play LEGACY LAND also made the 2019 Kilroy's list as an Honorable Mention.