Jeni Mahoney | Panel Discussion
Jeni joins Tira Palmquist (playwright), Heather Helinsky (dramaturg), and Christy Montour-Larson (director) for a panel discussion entitled, "Developing Discussion: Creating and Fostering Opportunities for Productive Discussion Around the Development and Production of New Plays".
Jeni Mahoney is a playwright, director, teacher, play development geek and Producing Artistic Director of id Theater/Seven Devils Playwrights Conference where she has been instrumental in the development of over 200 new American plays since 2001. Her own plays including Fata Morgana (recipient of an NEA Artworks Grant) Kandahar, The Feast of the Flying Cow… and Other Stories of War, Come Rain or Come Shine, Running in Circles Screaming, Chuck Roast Toast, Mercy Falls, American Eyes, Scatter and Light have been presented at the National Playwrights Conference at the O'Neill, InterAct, And Toto Too Theater Company, L.A. Theater Center, MidWest New Play Festival, The Lark, Rattlestick, NYU's hotINK Festival, Circus Theatricals, Greenhouse Collective, Key City Public Theater, Boston Theater Marathon, Fresh Ink and Boise Contemporary Theater, among others. Recent directing credits include workshops of How to Hide Your Monster by Heidi Kraay, The Maharini by Mark Rose and War Stories by Richard Dresser. From 2005-2015, she served as Head of Playwriting at Playwrights Horizons Theater School/NYU Tisch. Jeni is a member of Dramatists Guild of America, Secretary of The National Theater Conference Board of Trustees and a Playwriting Fellow at Company One in Boston.
Learn more at www.jenimahoney.com.