A.A. BRENNER is a playwright, dramaturg, and native New Yorker. Her writing blends naturalistic dialogue with heightened verse and magical realism to explore queer, Jewish, and disability themes, challenging both societal power structures and theatrical form. A.A.’s plays have been produced by Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Fellows Consortium, Three Muses Theatre Company, Young Playwrights Inc., The Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, and The Hangar Theatre Lab Company, among others, and she’s a winner of the 2012 Young Playwrights Inc. National Playwriting Competition. She currently resides in Manhattan and is a first year MFA candidate in Playwriting at the Columbia University School of the Arts. Website: www.aabrenner.com. NPX Profile: https://newplayexchange.org/users/17071/aa-brenner.