J.Lois Diamond is a playwright, poet and performer. Her full length, one-act, and ten-minute plays have been performed at various off-off Broadway venues, including Theater for the New City, The West Bank Cafe and The Hudson Guild. Her work has been produced regionally and as part of The InspiraTO Festival in Toronto. Her play Hello Ocean had a reading at The 2018 Inge Theater Festival. She has been a featured poet at The Cornelia St. Cafe. She is a member of Polaris North and The Dramatists Guild. She recently studied playwriting with Tina Howe at The Dramatists Guild Institute. Her play Growl was selected for production in The Downtown Urban Arts Festival- Theater Series( for 2019). jloisdiamond.com
A monologue from J.Lois Diamond's one-act play "Clare" will be included in Smith & Kraus' The Best Women's Stage Monologues 2022 anthology.
J.Lois Diamond has monologues from her plays "On the Road to Holeness" and "Vulcanic Surrender" published in "She Persisted" an Honor Roll anthology with Applause Books 2021
J.Lois Diamond's one-act play "Growl" had a staged reading as part of The Valdez Theatre Conference, June 22, 2021
A monologue from J.Lois Diamond's one-act play "Purdah" is included in Smith and Kraus' The Best Women’s Stage Monologues, 2021 Anthology.
J.Lois Diamond's comedy, "The Shower" will be included in Cosmic Orchid's online reading of "Behind Closed Doors". It will be streamed on facebook October 16, 7:30pm EST, and after that will be available on Vimeo.