Sofya Levitsky-Weitz
UCP Membership, Affiliated Writer
Brooklyn, NY

Sofya Levitsky-Weitz is a playwright and TV/film writer who splits her time between Brooklyn and Los Angeles. She has written for FX’s THE BEAR, Hulu’s THE DROPOUT, and GASLIT for Starz and has projects in development with Lionsgate and MGP. Her play this party sucks (on the 2019 Kilroy’s List) is optioned by Mark Gordon Pictures for the stage and film/TV rights and will be commercially produced next year. Other plays include Cannabis Passover (PWC Playlabs, 2021-2 finalist for the O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference), be mean to meGehinnom, and Intuitive Men. She was a 2018-2019 Jerome Fellow and 2019-2022 Core Writer at the Playwrights’ Center in Minneapolis. She is a MacDowell Fellow and has been in residence at Barn Arts and TOFTE Lake. She was the recipient of the Penn State 2020 New Musical Initiative and her musical Nostalgia Night (composer: Matt McCollum) was produced in Winter 2022. She has worked on several movies with Michael Showalter including Fox Searchlight’s The Eyes of Tammy Faye. She got her MFA in Writing for the Screen & Stage from Northwestern University, where she serves on the Advisory Board, and is a member of EST/Youngblood.

Agent Information

Jonathan Mills
Paradigm Talent Agency

Rachel Ellicot
Paradigm Talent Agency

Kelly Miller
Luminosity Management