Andrea Stolowitz
Affiliated Writer
Portland, OR
Biography

Andrea Stolowitz is a playwright living and working in Portland, Oregon.

Andrea’s latest play Berlin Diary was presented at English Theater Berlin/International Performing Arts Center (Berlin, Germany) in October 2016 and Portland’s Coho Theatre in April 2017.

Andrea is a collaborating writer with the award-winning devised theater company Hand2Mouth Theater (www.H2M.org). Their current collaboration Pep Talk is touring nationally. The San Francisco Chronicle says “The genius of ‘Pep Talk’ is that it is at once a collective unburdening…while also being very funny and self-aware.” 

Andrea is the Lacroute Playwright-in-Residence at Artists Repertory Theater. An MFA playwriting alumna of UC-San Diego, Andrea has served on the faculties at Willamette University, The University of Portland, Duke University and UC-San Diego. www.andreastolowitz.com

Successes

Lacroute Playwright-in-Residence and three-time Oregon Book Award winning playwright Andrea Stolowitz’s The Berlin Diaries, the autobiographical story of Andrea’s quest to untangle her family’s history. The play is scheduled to premiere off-Broadway in NYC in March 2021.

Core Writer Andrea Stolowitz Receives 2020 American Blues Theater Blue Ink Award for her play RECENT UNSETTLING EVENTS 

Andrea Stolowitz's RECENT UNSETTLING EVENTS won Portland Civic Theatre Guild's New Play Award. The play will have a Portland presentation in the winter of 2020, then a week-long public showing and workshop in New York City in the spring of 2020. More information here.