JULIE WEINBERG is a playwright and screenwriter living in New York City. Julie’s plays include Bad Daughter, Face it or the Transmogrification of Eliza Kline, and Starring America. Among her numerous short plays are The Eleven O’Clock Number, The Teller’s Tale, Free Association and Fault. Julie’s work has been produced and/or developed by The Actors Studio, ATHE, The Warner Theater Festival, Ramapo College New Plays Festival, Brooklyn’s Gallery Players and Spokane’s KYRS Radio. This fall her play, Bad Daughter, was part of the Actors Studio Annual Playwrights/Directors Festival of New Plays.
Julie was the 2016 recipient of the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize for Comic Playwriting for Bad Daughter. In both 2014 and 2015 she was a Kennedy Center ACTF finalist in both the ten minute play category with The Eleven O’Clock Number and for her one-act play, Fault. Her play F2F was a finalist in the Singapore Short and Sweet Festival. For the screen, Julie wrote ME AND TESS, featured as part of Harvardwood’s 2011 Pilot Season Survival Guide. She is a co-writer of DESERTER, a feature film directed by Martin Huberty and starring Tom Hardy. Before becoming a playwright, Julie performed as an actress and singer in New York and around the country. She is a recent graduate of Lesley University’s MFA Program in Writing for Stage and Screen, was a Guest Artist at the Kennedy Center Summer Playwriting Intensive and is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America.