DOLORES WHISKEYMAN (Playwright) Dolores Whiskeyman is a playwright and drama critic whose work appears regularly in The Washington Post. Her plays have been seen throughout the United States and abroad, including productions in New York, Washington, Seattle, Madrid, London, Singapore and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She has been a finalist twice for the Eugene O'Neill National Playwrights Conference and was a fellow to the O'Neill Critics Institute in 2002. Her drama Radium Girls, which premiered at Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey with a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, was named "the best new play" of the 1999-2000 season by the Newark Star-Ledger. It later received a development grant from Ensemble Studio Theatre's Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Science & Technology Project. Whiskeyman has been a fellow to The New Harmony Project, the Mount Sequoia New Play Retreat, and the Shenandoah International Playwrights Retreat. Her short play, So Tell Me About This Guy, is included in four anthologies, most recently, "Thirty Ten-Minute Plays for Two Actors", from Smith & Kraus, and, translated into Spanish, in the journal "Art Teatral". Selections from other work appear in "The Best Men's Stage Monologues of 1999","The Best Women's Stage Monologues of 1999," and "The Best Stage Scenes of 2000" from Smith & Kraus. She has an MFA in drama from Catholic University of America.

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