Reading by Max Posner

Presented as part of the Writers Series (MFA Program in Writing)
February 21, 2014 4:30 pm
Writers’ Studio, San Francisco Campus

195 De Haro at 15th Street
Free and open to the public

More info: David Morini, or 415.551.9237

Max Posner’s plays include The Thing About Air Travel, The Famished, Gun Logistics, Snore (and other sorts of breathing), and Judy.

His plays have been staged and developed at Playwrights Horizons, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Page 73, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Soho Rep, Clubbed Thumb, The Hangar Theatre, Curious Theatre Company, and Production Workshop.

Posner was the 2012 P73 Playwriting Fellow, a 2013 MacDowell Colony Fellow, and is an alum of the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab.

He received the Weston Award for playwriting and the Heideman Award from Actor's Theatre of Louisville.

Posner is currently a member of Ars Nova's Playgroup and is working on a commission for South Coast Rep. He has led playwriting workshops with inmates in Rhode Island, high schoolers in Nebraska, elementary schoolers in Hell's Kitchen, and youth in Kenya's Kibera slum.

He is a graduate of Brown University and is a Lila Acheson Wallace fellow at The Juilliard School.

Max was born and raised in Denver and lives in Brooklyn.

Following the reading, you are invited to stay for a reading by MFA Program in Writing students who will share their work from 6 to 9 p.m.