Evelyn Jean Pine’s plays wrestle with moments when life feels so new your hair is electric. A June Ann Baker Prize winner, a PlayGround Resident Playwright, and a Djerassi Alum, she writes about Queen Isabella, the Lumiere brothers, and Bill Gates at 20. THE INVISIBLE PROJECT, co-written with Katja Rivera, launched the Latinx Mafia's Staged Reading series this March 2021. Molecule LitMag just published her quick-fire climate change play, NORTH POLE BEDTIME. Fourth Wave on Medium publishes her poems. Her one-woman play, FREELOADER IN THE HOUSE OF LOVE, won "The Most Compelling Story" award at the Boulder Fringe. In May 2021, PlayGround presented a ZOOM reading of her latest comedy, 7 SECRETS OF TEACHING ONLINE.
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I keep doing theatre because actors are remarkable, audiences are inquisitive, and the rest of us are crazy.
WHAT I'M WORKING ON
A play about a tech tycoon who wants to save the world from climate catastrophe, global pandemics, and nuclear war, by resurrecting— through bioengineering — Sir Isaac Newton, mathematician, physicist, inventor, alchemist and, as the great man’s valet allegedly proclaimed upon his death, “vainglorious bite in the arse." I'm also cooking up a new play with the brilliant Katja Rivera.
Comedy, farce, history, family, myth, musical, joy, science fiction, radio plays, money, class, imposter, zoom play, technology, science, women, future
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