PETER GIL-SHERIDAN
sheridan

Minneapolis, MN—Peter is a writer and director whose play Topsy Turvy Mouse has been developed by The Cherry Lane Theatre\’s Mentor Project, The Sundance Institute, The Ucross Foundation and was named the winner of the Smith Prize, awarded by the National New Play Network for outstanding political work.  The play was recently produced by Borderlands Theatre in Tucson.  His other work has been seen/developed at the New York Theatre Workshop, The Lark Theatre, The Kennedy Center, the New York International Fringe Festival, The University of Colorado at Boulder, A Theatre Group of Silverton, Colorado, The Toy Box Theatre, the figments, Working for Tips Productions, Riverside Theatre of Iowa City, and Prospect Theatre Company. A graduate of the University of Iowa’s Playwright’s Workshop, he is now an adjunct faculty member at Fordham University where he often guest directs and mentors young directors. Currently, Peter is in-residence on a Jerome Fellowship at the Playwright’s Center in Minneapolis and has recently been commissioned by the Guthrie Theatre.

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