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GRACIE GARDNER is a writer based in Los Angeles and New York. She is a proud member of the Obie-winning group Youngblood at Ensemble Studio Theater, a SPACE on Ryder Farm Resident, and an affiliated artist at Less Than Rent Theatre.
Selected work includes Pussy Sludge (American Playwriting Foundation's Relentless Award), Hate Baby, (James Stevenson Prize), Panopticon (Clubbed Thumb Biennial Finalist), The Student From New Jersey (Manhattan Theatre Club Sloan Foundation Commission), Spa Play (Bridge Residency), Primary (Project Playwright Award), IndianapolisAlyssa1985 Is Getting Married (Dixon Place), Very Dumb Kids (Cincinnati Conservatory of Music Commission), Human Resources (James E. Michael Award), and Manning Manning Manning (Horn Gallery Grant) and Ballgirl (Samuel French OOB Festival Winner).
Other residencies include the Kenyon Playwrights Conference, Two River Theater, and Collaborative Artists Mobility Project.
Her work has been seen at the New Group, Williamstown Theater Festival, Two Headed Rep, Hearth Gods, the High Line, Naked Angels. She is also loves writing plays for the kids at the 52nd Street Project.
Upcoming presentations include the Old Vic in London, New York Theatre Workshop, and NPR.