Category: Cayenne Douglass

Douglass’s ‘Kindness’ finalist at City Theatre

September 8th, 2020 in Alums, Blog, Cayenne Douglass, new plays, short plays

Congratulations to third-year MFA playwright Cayenne Douglass, whose short play Variable Rates of Kindness was named a finalist for the City Theatre National Award for Short Playwriting! Additional congrats to Boston Theater Marathon playwrights Barbara Blumenthal-Ehrlich and John Minigan, who also made the final list.

Great news from KCACTF

March 23rd, 2020 in Alexis Scheer, Alums, awards, Blog, Caity-Shea Violette, Cayenne Douglass, KCACTF, Laughs in Spanish, new plays, short plays

L-R: Jackie Davis and Krystal Hernandez in Alexis Scheer's Laughs in Spanish (Photo: Kalman Zabarsky)

Playwright alum Alexis Scheer’s Laughs in Spanish, produced by BPT in 2019, is the recipient of KCACTF’s Harold and Mimi Steinberg National Student Playwriting Award. The award includes a check for $7,500, membership in the Dramatists Guild of America and the Playwrights’ Center of Minneapolis, an offer of publication from Samuel French, and a professional development residency, to be determined, in summer 2020. More

Douglass’s ‘Oh My, Goodness’ at EST

May 28th, 2019 in Blog, Cayenne Douglass, new plays, New York City, Off-Broadway, one-act plays, short plays

Happy opening to current MFA playwright Cayenne Douglass, whose one-act Oh My, Goodness is part of Ensemble Studio Theatre's 37th Marathon of One-Act Plays!

Exciting news from Region 1

February 5th, 2019 in Ally Sass, Blog, Cayenne Douglass, Eliana Pipes, KCACTF, new plays, short plays


Three first-year MFA playwrights are Region 1 finalists for the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival. From left: Eliana Pipes (Snow Brown and the 7 Stereotypes) and Ally Sass (Late Night at the Serpent) are finalists for the John Cauble Award for Outstanding Short Play, and Cayenne Douglass (Variable Rates of Kindness) is a finalist for the Gary Garrison National Ten-Minute Play Award. Congratulations, all!

Douglass FEASTs

January 7th, 2019 in Blog, Cayenne Douglass, new plays, New York City, short plays

Happy "feasting" tonight to current MFA playwright Cayenne Douglass, who is part of the performance series FEAST at Under St. Marks Theater in NYC. FEAST features three artists each month who practice three different performance-based art forms, creating a space where a triptych of theatre, comedy, dance, puppetry, music, improv, burlesque, and more provoke and inspire each other.

Douglass, Metzler included in annual S&K monologue anthologies

December 10th, 2018 in Alums, Blog, Cayenne Douglass, Molly Smith Metzler, Smith and Kraus

Current MFA playwright Cayenne Douglass and playwright alum Molly Smith Metzler are two of the amazing playwrights included in Smith and Kraus's annual monologue anthologies. Both playwrights appear in both The Best Women's Stage Monologues 2018 and The Best Men's Stage Monologues 2018! Congratulations!