In addition to Seattle Rep’s 20x30 playwright commissions, the organization recently received a grant through the Elizabeth George Foundation that will fully fund three commissions from emerging writers.

Beginning their work in 2022 are playwrights Vickie Ramirez, Vivian J.O. Barnes, and Nick Malakhow.

Meet the Playwrights

Vickie Ramirez

Vivian J.O. Barnes

Nick Malakhow

About the Elizabeth George Foundation

The Elizabeth George Foundation provides grants to short story writers, poets, unpublished novelists, emerging playwrights and unpublished creative non-fiction writers. The foundation also provides grants to organizations that have been previously funded to benefit disadvantaged youth, particularly in the area of the arts.

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