Instructor of Creative Writing, Playwriting, Interlochen Arts Camp
M.F.A. Playwriting and Screenwriting, Michener Fellow at UT Austin; B.A., English, Columbia University
Reina Hardy's plays, which usually contain magic and sometimes contain science, have been produced in Chicago, NYC, Austin and DC. They include “Changelings”, (The Vortex), “A Map to Somewhere Else” (Everyday Inferno, NYC) and “Annie Jump and the Library of Heaven (KCACTF TYA Prize.) Honors include: Michener Fellowship, National New Play Network New Play Showcase, Kennedy Center MFA Playwrights Workshop, Interact 20/20 Commission, 2015-16 Pipeline Playlab, Jerome Fellowship Finalist, KCACTF Mark Twain Prize Runner up. Publications include: “Best American Short Plays, 2012-2013,” and “Best Scenes for Two Actors,” Applause, “Best Stage Monologs for Men,” “60 Seconds to Shine,” and the upcoming “105 5-Minute Plays for Study and Performance,” from Smith and Kraus. She is currently developing “Fanatical: The Musical” with the Stable in the U.K. for a 2017 production, and is looking forward to the NYC premiere of "Glassheart" with Everyday Inferno this fall!