Contact: me at adriennedawes dot com



Adrienne Dawes' plays include Am I WhiteYou Are Pretty, Jesus Loves Good Christians, and Heritage, Her-i-tage, and Hair-i-tage. Her work has been produced by American Repertory Theatre of London, Live Girls! Theatre, Little Fish Theatre Company, New England Academy of Theater, New Jersey Repertory Company, Hyde Park Theater, St Idiot Collective and American Theater Company (Chicago, IL). Her plays have been published by Playscripts, Inc, Smith & Kraus, Heuer Publishing, Heartland Plays and Vintage Books. 

Adrienne is the recipient of the Stanley and Evelyn Lipkin Prize for Playwriting.  Her play Am I White was a finalist for the 2012 O'Neill National Playwrights Conference and semifinalist for the 2012 Princess Grace Award. Recently, Am I White was recognized as a winner of the 2015 David Mark Cohen New Play Award (Austin Critics Table) and received an honorable mention on The List (The Kilroys) of recommended new plays by female and trans authors.

Adrienne is a member of ScriptWorks and a company member of Salvage Vanguard Theater in Austin, TX.

Heckle Her is her production company.

Read an interview with Adrienne in the Austin American Statesman.
Read another interview featured on Adam Szymkowicz's blog.
And read one featured on the Blackboard Reading Series blog.
And another on Libby Emmons' blog (#sadieladies).

Projects in Development:

Denim Doves - devised piece with Salvage Vanguard Theater
Casta Project - performance piece with visual artist Consetta Rubel
a new musical project with composer Ammon Taylor
Teen Dad - full length play
Yes And - screenplay