D.W. Gregory a Finalist for West Virginia Fiction Competition

SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV — Playwright D.W. Gregory is one of eight finalists for the 2021 West Virginia Fiction Competition. The competition is sponsored by Shepherd University’s Center for Appalachian Studies and Communities, which announced the finalists June 9. Gregory was selected for her short story, “Mr. Kindness,” a fantasy about a bored farm wife whose life […]

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“Three Rings, No Diamonds” Featured at Magnetic Theatre of Asheville

“Three Rings, No Diamonds,” a new ten-minute comedy by D.W. Gregory,  will be featured on a bill of short works at Magnetic Theatre of Asheville, N.C., June 11-12. The play is a two-character piece about a relationship coach and  her most difficult client. “He’s a real guy kind of guy,” Gregory says of the client. […]

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D.W. Gregory included in 7 Talented Contemporary Playwrights

PRESS RELEASE: LOS ANGELES– Playwright D.W. Gregory, author of Radium Girls and Memoirs of a Forgotten Man, has been included in a video wiki “Seven Talented Contemporary Playwrights,” by Ezvid Wiki. The seven featured writers are: Jacqueline E. Lawton, Jen Silverman, Gwydion Suilebhan,  D.W. Gregory, Matthew Paul Olmos, Madhuri Shekar, and Anne Garcia-Romero. Gregory is […]

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Metropolitan Playhouse Presents New York Premiere of Radium Girls

Metropolitan Playhouse, an Obie-award-winning theater, will present the New York premiere of D.W. Gregory’s RADIUM GIRLS, newly revised for a limited run from March 19 through April 12, 2020, at the Playhouse home: 220 E 4th Street. Laura Livingston (State of the Union, The Jazz Singer) directs an ensemble of 10 actors doubling into more […]

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Radium Girls Makes EDTA’s Top Ten List Again

For the second year in a row, Radium Girls, by D.W. Gregory, has been named one of the ten most-produced plays in U.S. high schools, edging up to the No. 8 slot from No. 10 in the 2017-18 school year. The Educational Theatre Association issued the results of its annual survey of 3,000 high schools […]

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D.W. Gregory Talks to Broadway World about Memoirs of a Forgotten Man

Broadway World’s Marina Kennedy interviews D.W. Gregory about her upcoming production of Memoirs of a Forgotten Man,  inspired by the true story of a Soviet journalist with the gift of total recall. New Jersey Repertory Company presents The National New Play Network Rolling world premiere from August 15-September 15, 2019. Directed by James Glossman, the play […]

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Bloomsbury Releases ‘Memoirs of a Forgotten Man’ in CATF Anthology

Memoirs of a Forgotten Man is now in print! London-based Bloomsbury Press recently announced the release of “Plays by Women from the Contemporary American Theater Festival,” under its Methuen Drama imprint. The anthology includes five plays by women playwrights produced at CATF.  The collection is edited by CATF’s Managing Director Peggy McKowen and Artistic Director […]

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Radium Girls Makes Top 10 List for High School Drama, NPR

I am thrilled to report that Radium Girls was among the 10 most-produced full-length plays in U.S. high schools in 2017-18, according to the Educational Theatre Association’s annual survey, released Aug 1. As a result, National Public Radio has updated its report on the most-popular high school plays and Radium Girls gets a mention. EDTA, […]

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“Radium Girls” playwright comes to Millersville

On March 3 and 4, the celebrated playwright of “Radium Girls,” DW Gregory is coming to Millersville University for a post-show talkback with the audience. She is also giving a workshop on playwriting. Her show “Radium Girls” has been done at countless schools, but the idea all started with a drive and desire to tell the girls’ story.

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2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Salvation Road’

Every year the Fringe produces a few real standouts among its more serious offerings. D.W. Gregory’s thoughtful and funny Salvation Road is an excellent example. Anchored by a talented young cast and brimming with intellectual brain food, Salvation Road is a powerful little play about the opaque nature of understanding and belief.

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