Kirsten Greenidge

Lecturer (Playwriting and Theatre Arts) | kirsteng@bu.edu

GreenidgeKirsten Greenidge is the author of The Luck of the Irish, Bossa Nova, Milk Like Sugar, Rust, The Curious Walk of the Salamander, Sans-Culottes in the Promised Land, 103 Within the Veil, and The Gibson Girl. She has developed her work at Sundance (Utah and Ucross), Magic Theatre, National New Play Network, Cardinal Stage, South Coast Repertory, Madison Rep, Page 73, Hourglass Group, Bay Area Playwrights, Playwrights Horizons, New Dramatists, Mark Taper Forum, A.S.K., Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Guthrie Theater, Mixed Blood, McCarter Theatre, Humana Festival of New American Plays, Moxie Theatre, and New Georges. She is the recipient of a Huntington Theatre Company Playwriting Fellowship, an NEA/TCG residency at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, and was recently playwright-in-residence at Company One. She has also received Sundance’s Time Warner Award for Bossa Nova. Greenidge attended Wesleyan University and the University of Iowa’s Playwrights Workshop. She is a member of New Dramatists and Rhombus. She is currently working on a commission from Yale Repertory Theatre.