Gina Femia
Core Writer
Brooklyn, NY
Biography

Gina Femia’s written 32 full-length plays which include ALLOND(R)A (Winner: Leah Ryan Prize, Runner-up: Yale Drama Prize), We Are a Masterpiece (Winner: The Doric Wilson Award), The Mermaids' Parade (Semifinalist: Relentless Award), Annie and the Fat Man (Honorable Mention: Kilroys), For The Love Of (CTG/Theatre of NOTE), and The Violet Sisters (Great Plains Theatre Conference). She’s a current member of Page 73’s Interstate 73, the 2019 Writer-in-Residence with Spicy Witch Productions, and an Alum of EST Youngblood, Pipeline Theatre’s PlayLab, and New Georges' Audrey Residency. Gina has received residencies with Page 73, Powerhouse, SPACE on Ryder Farm, and Fresh Ground Pepper. 

Successes

Gina Femia named a 2019-2020 Ingram New Works Playwright through the Nashville Repertory Theatre. 

Gina Femia is the 2018 recipient of the Leah Ryan Award for Emerging Female Playwrights

Gina Femia's play For The Love Of (or, the roller derby play) is being produced as part of Pride Films & Plays season: http://pridefilmsandplays.com/love-roller-derby-play-world-premiere/

The Violet Sisters performed as part of Owl and Cat Theatre's season in Melbourne, Australia.  

 

Gina Femia will develop her play The Violet Sisters at the Great Plains Theatre Conference this summer.