CARTER W. LEWIS (Playwright) Carter is a free lance playwright, currently serving as Playwright-in-Residence at Washington University. Prior to that he was Literary Manager & Playwright-in-Residence for The Geva Theatre Center in New York. He is the winner of several national playwriting awards including: The Julie Harris Playwriting Award, The State Theatre's Best New American Play Prize, The Cincinnati Playhouse Rosenthal New Play Prize ('96 & 2001), The New Dramatist Playwriting Award ('01), The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation Award ('03) and he is a two time nominee for the American Theatre Critics Award. His published works include, Art Control, A Geometric Digression of the Species, Soft Click Of A Switch, An Asian Jockey In Our Midst and The One-Eyed Man Is King. Other plays by Carter W. Lewis include; Golf With Alan Shepard, Women Who Steal, Men on the Take, While We Were Bowling, Longevity Abbreviated for Those Who Don't Have Time, American Storm, Ordinary Nation, Kid Peculiar, and Civil Disobedience. Evie's Waltz received its world premiere at The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, with subsequent productions at The Magic Theatre in San Francisco, The Geva Theatre Center, Contemporary American Theatre Company and North Carolina Actors Theatre. His latest play, The Storytelling Ability of a Boy will have it's world premiere at Florida Stage in December '09. Carter lives in St. Louis with his dog, Bucket.

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