Bio and Resume

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Zayd Dohrn is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter. His full-length plays include The Profane (Playwrights Horizons), Outside People (The Vineyard Theatre/Naked Angels), Want (Steppenwolf First Look), Sick (Berkshire Theatre Festival), and Reborning (The Public/SPF).

He has written screenplays for The American Film Company, Bedlam Productions, and Vox3 Films, and developed television series at HBO, Showtime, Sundance TV, and BBC America.

He earned his MFA from NYU, was a Lila Acheson Wallace Fellow at Juilliard, and currently teaches in the MFA program in Writing for the Stage and Screen at Northwestern University.

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Published Plays

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