Savannah Reich
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McKnight Fellow in Playwriting, Affiliated Writer
Minneapolis, MN
Biography

Savannah Reich is a playwright and screenwriter based in Minneapolis. Her screenplay Beebe and Barton was the winner of the Sloan Student Grand Jury Prize in 2015. Her plays have been commissioned by Walking Shadow Theater Company, SuperGroup and the University of Minnesota, and produced at Available Light Theater (Columbus), Baltimore Annex Theater (Baltimore), FaultLine Theater (San Francisco), RhinoFest (Chicago), Theater Vertigo (Portland), The Exponential Festival (NY), and many more. She also produces her own work with her company, Eternal Cult, and tours it to theaters, warehouses, art galleries, bars, and basements across the country. Her plays have been twice recommended for the Kilroys’ List, and she was a Core Apprentice at the Playwrights’ Center for 2016-2017. She holds an MFA from Carnegie Mellon University, where she studied with Rob Handel.