Julie Marie Myatt

Playwright Julie Marie Myatt is in residency October 2010 as the Michener Residency Award Author in Playwriting. Myatt’s work includes the plays The Happy Ones, commissioned by South Coast Repertory and winner of the Ted Schmitt Award for an outstanding new play from the Los Angeles Drama Critics’ Circle; Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter, which premiered at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival before being performed at the Kennedy Center in DC; My Wandering Boy, also premiered at SCR;  Sex Habits of American Women; Boats on a River, which premiered at the Guthrie Theatre; and The Joy of Having a Body, Zealot, and Mr. and Mrs., all published by Playscripts, Inc.  Recipient of a Walt Disney Studio Screenwriting Award, a Jerome Fellowship and a McKnight Advancement Grant and a member of New Dramatists, Myatt makes her home in Los Angeles.