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Sarah Gubbins

SARAH GUBBINS

  

Nationality:    USA
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Literary Agent:    United Talent Agency  represented by Mark Subias

Sarah Gubbins plays include The Kid Thing (Jeff Award and Edgarton Foundation New American Play Award), fml: how Carson McCullers saved my life, Fair Use, In Loco Parentis, The Drinking Problem, I am Bradley Manning, A Sense of Things and Cocked. Her plays have been produced at the Steppenwolf Theatre, Actors Express, Next Theater, About Face Theater and Chicago Dramatists among others. Her plays have been developed at The Steppenwolf Theater, The Plawrights Center, Center Theatre Group, ONeill Theatre Center, and Berkeley Reps Ground Floor among others. Shes has been a Carl J. Djerassi Fellow and Jerome Fellow a past member of the CTG 2013-14 Writers Workshop and the Playwrights Union, currently an Artistic Associate at About Face Theater and a Core Writer of the Playwrights Center. She holds a M.F.A. from Northwestern University in Writing for the Screen + Stage. And is a proud member of The Kilroys.

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below is a list of Sarah Gubbins's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Cocked         Drinking Problem, The         Fair Use         Kid Thing, The         Out Of Order         Vanishing Act



Cocked

Synopsis:
Attorney Taylor and her journalist girlfriend Izzie live a comfortable life in Andersonville. Their apartment, relationship and strong anti-gun beliefs are shattered when Taylors troubled brother Frank crashes, uninvited, into their lives. As secrets and betrayals rise to the surface, the line between self-defense and safety is blurred.

Notes:
Nominated for The Kilroys 2015. The Kilroys is a group of playwrights and producers in LA who publish an annual industry survey of excellent new plays by female and trans playwrights. It is a tool for producers committed to ending the systemic underrepresentation of female and trans playwrights in the American theater.

1st Produced:
IGNITION Festival of New Plays    2014

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Genre:
thriller

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Drinking Problem, The

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part of the Golden Age Project

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(Reading) Aurora Theatre Company, 2081 Addison Street, Berkeley, Ca 94704    11 Feb 2013

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Fair Use

Synopsis:
at a legal firm Sy is in love with her fellow counsellor Maddi. Maddi is in love with her fellow counsellor Chris. Chris is finding it hard to express himself. then during a complicated case steamy love letters surface

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1st Produced:
Steppenwolf Garage Theatre, Chicago    25 Jul 2008

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Genre:
Comedy. - - Lesbian. Full length

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Kid Thing, The

Synopsis:
a cordial dinner party with two long time friend lesbian couples ceases to be cordial when they find out that one of the couples are going to be parents. Mark Jeffries "Spotlight"

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1st Produced:
Chicago Dramatists, Chicago    40787

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Comedy. - - Lesbian, full length

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Out Of Order

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Vanishing Act

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Genre:
Short play

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