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.

Playwright

Renato Simoni

Playwright, Librettist

Playwright

Julian Slade

Playwright

Playwright

Harry B. Smith

Playwright, Composer, Lyricist

Playwright

Charise Castro Smith

Playwright

Playwright

Jeremy Sons

Playwright

Playwright

Sophocles

Playwright

Playwright

Aaron Sorkin

Playwright

Playwright

Wole Soyinka

Playwright, Author

Playwright

Ruby Rae Spiegel

Playwright

Playwright

Michael Starobin

Playwright, Composer

Playwright

Leo Stein

Playwright, Librettist

Playwright

Becky Sterling Rygg

Playwright