George Brant
Affiliated Writer
Cleveland Heights, OH
Biography

George Brant’s plays include Grounded, Marie and Rosetta, Into the Breeches!, The Prince of Providence, Elephant’s Graveyard, Tender Age, The Mourners’ Bench, Any Other Name, Salvage, and Grizzly Mama. An Affiliated Writer at the Playwrights’ Center, his scripts have been produced internationally by such companies as the Public Theater, the Atlantic Theater Company, Cleveland Play House, Trinity Repertory Company, the Studio Theatre, Alley Theatre, Asolo Repertory, London’s Gate Theatre, Page 73, and the Traverse Theatre. His plays have received a Lucille Lortel Award, an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award, the Smith Prize, a Fringe First Award, an Off-West End Theatre Award, an NNPN Rolling World Premiere, three OAC Individual Excellence Awards, and the Keene Prize for Literature. George received his MFA in Writing from the Michener Center at UT-Austin and is a member of the Dramatists Guild. He is published by Samuel French, Oberon Books, and Smith & Kraus. Upcoming work includes Tender Age at the O'Neill Theater Center, Prince of Providence at Trinity Repertory, and an operatic version of Grounded with music by Jeanine Tesori.

Agent Information

Seth Glewen

Gersh

41 Madison Ave, 33rd Floor

New York, NY 10010

212-997-1818

sglewen@gersh.com

Successes

George Brant's Into the Breeches! will be featured in Northlight Theatre's 2019-19 season. It runs from May 9th to June 16th. 

George Brant's Marie and Rosetta, a show about the dynamic musical duo of Sister Rosetta and Marie Knight, will be part of the TheatreWorks Silicon Valley 2018-19 Season. 

George Brant's Marie and Rosetta to be part of the Detroit Public Theater's 2017/18 season! See the link for more info: http://www.broadwayworld.com/detroit/article/Detroit-Public-Theatre-Anno...

George Brant's play Marie and Rosetta will be included in Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's 2017-2018 season.

MARIE AND ROSETTA by George Brant is included in Cleveland Play House's 2017-18 season.