Ellen Abrams
she, her, hers
New York, NY
After years as a publishing copywriter, I am finally a new and emerging playwright

Ellen Abrams’ short plays have been produced all over the country.  Her full-length play, Eleanor and Alice: Conversations Between Two Remarkable Roosevelts, was fully staged off-Broadway in NYC, by Urban Stages in the fall of 2022 and the spring of 2023  It also played for three performances at the Stissing Center in Pine Plains, NY (near Rhinebeck).  Her short play Bernie and Carlo Play Canasta received an Honorable Mention from Broadway On-Demand’s first video competition in 2021. Her short plays Lizzie Borden Gets Engaged and Liars Anonymous were produced by Barrington Stage in 2021 and 2022. Her play, Intentions, was a semi-finalist at the O’Neill Theatre Festival. Two short plays, Hamlet Investigations, Inc. and Lizzie Borden Gets Engaged, have been published by Smith and Kraus, and her full-length play, Giving, is published by Next Stage Press. Her play for high school students, Take a Seat, has been published by Big Dog Publishing.

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Eleanor and Alice was produced by Off-Broadway theatre, Urban Stages, NYC, November-December 2022 and April of 2023.