Sofya is a current Jerome Fellow and incoming Core Writer at the Playwrights’ Center and a member of EST/Youngblood. Her play this party sucks is on the 2019 Kilroys List. Plays developed with NYTW, UCF’s Pegasus PlayLab, Williamstown, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Steep Theatre, the Sam French OOB Festival, the Flea, Chicago Dramatists, and more. Finalist for the Heideman Award, semi-finalist for the O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference, the Playwrights’ Realm Fellowship, the Princess Grace Award, and Premiere Stages. Published by The Kenyon Review, the 53rd State Press, & (twice) in The Dionysian. She’s the official annual playwriting judge for Hendrix College’s playwriting competition and got her MFA in Writing for the Screen & Stage at Northwestern University. She’s currently the research/writing assistant for a Joan Didion Miniseries created by Sarah Gubbins and Heidi Shreck and for Michael Showalter on a feature for Fox Searchlight. www.sofyaweitz.com.