Marcus Gardley
Affiliated Writer
Oakland, CA


Affiliated writer Marcus Gardley will write the screenplay for the Blitz Bazawule directed Warner Bros. musical film The Color Purple, based on the Tony-winning Broadway musical, based on Alice Walker's 1982 novel. Read more here.

Marcus Gardley's Black Odyssey (developed at PWC in 2014) will be produced at Oregon Shakespeare Festival as part of their 2020 season. 

Marcus Gardley's The House That Will Not Stand, developed at the Playwrights' Center, will be a part of New York Theatre Workshop's 2017/18 season! See the link for more info:

Marcus Gardley was selected for a residency with Victory Gardens Theatre through the Mellon Foundation's National Playwright Residency Program. 

Victory Gardens announced their 2015-16 season, which includes THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND by Marcus Gardley. More info HERE.