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Dan O'Brien

writer

Dan O'Brien, American writer. Fellow, Brown University, 1997-1999; Thomas J. Watson fellow, 1996-1997, Tennessee Williams fellow, Sewanee University of South, 2002-2003. Member of Dramatic Guild American (solo representative writer, director laboratory 2001-2002), Primary States New American Writes Group.

Background

O'Brien, Dan was born on December 4, 1973 in New York City. Son of Gerald Patrick and Kathleen Welsh O'Brien.

Education

Bachelor in English and Theatre, Middlebury College, 1996. Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Brown University, 1999.

Career

Playwright-in-residence Manhattan Theatre Club, New York City, 1999—2000. Faculty member Sewanee Writers Conference, Tennessee, 2003. Lecturer department theatre Princeton University, New Jersey, 2003—2004.

Membership

Member of Dramatic Guild American (solo representative writer, director laboratory 2001-2002), Primary States New American Writes Group.

Connections

father:
Gerald Patrick

mother:
Kathleen Welsh O'Brien