Dominic Orlando
Affiliated Writer
Los Angeles, CA

Orlando is a two-time Jerome fellow and McKnight Fellow, founding producer at Workhaus Collective. Current Commissions: screenplay version of his Danny Casolaro Died for You (Caliber Media/Aviation Films), adaptation of Don DeLillo’s Hammer & Sickle (Arts Emerson, Boston), Untitled New Play (Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis). Co-creator of Fissures (Lost & Found) commissioned by Actors Theatre of Louisville, premiered at the 2010 Humana Festival. NYC: worked with HERE Arts Center (multi-year), New York Theatre Workshop, The Lark, NYC Fringe (multi-year), and The Samuel Beckett on Theatre Row (among others). Danny Casolaro Died for You will have its Midwest premiere at TimeLine Theater in Chicago this Fall.


Dominic Orlando’s play, Danny Casolaro Died for You, will be performed at Timeline Theatre in Chicago. The play opens on September 26th.