Laura Schellhardt
Affiliated Writer
Winnetka, IL

Laura Schellhardt’s original works include THE COMPARABLES, UPRIGHT GRAND, AIR GUITAR HIGH, AUCTIONING THE AINSLEYS, THE K OF D, COURTING VAMPIRES, and SHAPESHIFTER.  Adaptations include THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH and THE OUTFIT. She is also the author of Screenwriting for Dummies.   Laura is a recipient of the TCG National Playwriting Residency, the Jerome Fellowship, ACT’s New Play Award, and a Dramatist Guild Playwriting Fellowship.  She has participated in the Bay Area Playwrights Festival, The Ojai Playwrights Conference, the SoHo Rep. Writer/Director Lab, the Women Playwrights Festival at SRT, the Kennedy Center New Voices/ New Vision, The Bonderman Symposium, and the O’Neill National Playwright’s Festival.   Laura received her MFA in playwriting from Brown University.  She currently heads the undergraduate playwriting program at Northwestern University.

Agent Information

Contact Info:  Agent:  Seth Glewen, Gersh | Theatre, 41 Madison Avenue, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10010.  212-634-8124,