Playwright Biographies

*List of playwrights is in order of popularity with the StageAgent community.

Playrights

What is a playwright?

A playwright is a person who writes plays for the stage. Another word for this is dramatist. The word 'wright' comes from the ancient English term for a builder.

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Amanda Whittington

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Katelin Wilcox

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Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder

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David Williamson

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Bess Wohl

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Winifred Wolfe

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Sam Wolfson

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David Wood

Playwright, Author

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William Wycherley

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David Yazbek

Playwright, Composer, Lyricist, Author

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Sherman Yellen

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Karen Zacarias

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