Robbi D'Allessandro
Hingham, MA

Robbi received her MFA from Lesley University in Writing for Stage and Screen (2010), and her MS in Personality and Social Psychology from Northeastern University (2002). She won the 2011 Kennedy Center Paula Vogel National Playwrights Award for her full-length play Broken Prayer, and was nominated for the Christopher Brian Wolk Excellence in Playwriting Award for the same work. Robbi attended the O'Neill Playwrights Conference as a Visiting Fellow in 2012, and the Kennedy Center Summer Writer's Intensive in 2011. Her short play Living…Again recently won SLAM Boston 2014. She won Best Original Sitcom in the New York Screenplay Competition for her television sitcom Outliers. Robbi has been contracted for the adaptation of Ron Drez’ Twenty-Five Yards of War: The Extraordinary Courage of Ordinary Men for television,  and represented by Gersh for the adaptation of Dean Morrissey’s Ship of Dreams, The Monster Trap, and The Great Kettles for screen.