Leah Nanako Winkler’s play KENTUCKY (2015 Kilroys List) recently received it’s world premiere at the Ensemble Studio Theatre in coproduction with Page 73 and Radio Drama Network and a subsequent West Coast Premiere at East West Players. Other works include Two Mile Hollow (upcoming at Artists At Play LA in 2017), Death For Sydney Black (Kilroys Honorable Mention, terraNova Collective),The Adventures of Minami: The Robot From Japan Who Makes You Feel Safe When Loneliness Is Palpable (The Brick), Double Suicide At Ueno Park!!! (EST/Marathon) and more. Publications include Sam French, Dramatists Play Service and American Theatre Magazine. Her collections of short plays are available on Amazon and have been performed in the US, China, and France. She is a member of the Dorothy Strelsin New American Playwrights Group at Primary Stages, Ma-Yi Writers Lab, Ensemble Studio Theatre, a 2017 Sundance/Ucross Fellow, a 2016 -2018 Time Warner fellow at the Women’s Project and an alumnus of Youngblood.


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