Dan Dietz
Affiliated Writer
Glendale, CA
Biography

Dan’s plays include Tilt Angel (New Jersey Rep., Long Branch, NJ), tempOdyssey (Studio Theatre, DC), American Misfit (Boston Court, Los Angeles, CA), and Clementine in the Lower Nine (TheatreWorks, Palo Alto, CA). His work has been commissioned, developed and presented at such venues as Actors Theatre of Louisville, the Guthrie Theater, the Public Theater, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, the Playwrights’ Center and the Lark. Dan has been honored with the Edgerton New American Play Award, an NEA/TCG Theatre Residency, an NNPN Rolling World Premiere, a Jerome Fellowship, and a Michener Fellowship. In 2003, he received the Heideman Award in 2003 for his play Trash Anthem. In 2010, he received the award again for his play Lobster Boy. He currently writes for the drama series Person of Interest on CBS.