Victoria Stewart

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Playwright, Dramaturg, Educator

Victoria Stewart has received the Francesca Primus Award, a McKnight Advancement Grant, the Helen Merrill Award, the Susan Smith Blackburn Award (finalist), and the Jerome Fellowship as well as residencies at Ucross/Sundance, Hedgebrook, Hermitage, Tofte Lake, Sewanee Writer’s Conference and the Donmar Warehouse. Her newest play DESCENT was developed by Moving Arts and her plays include RICH GIRL (The Old Globe, Theatre 502, George Street Playhouse, Cleveland Playhouse, Lyric Stage), MERCY WATSON TO THE RESCUE! (Olympia Family Theater, Magik Theatre, Children’s Theatre Company, Marin Theater Company), HARDBALL, FISSURES (LOST AND FOUND), THE MEANING OF MAGGIE, CLANDESTINO, LIVE GIRLS, 800 WORDS: THE TRANSMIGRATION OF PHILIP K. DICK, and an adaptation of Henry James’ THE BOSTONIANS. Her plays RICH GIRL and HARDBALL have been published by Broadway Play Publishing. She’s a founding member of the Workhaus Collective, an Affiliated Writer with the Playwrights’ Center, and a member of WGA West.



Types of Plays: 
Writes comedy and drama - often research-based or based on historical/real events. Very good with structure and linear narrative. Especially drawn to topical plays or plays based in historical events.

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