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playwright , Drama educator

Madeleine Joan Olnek, American Playwright, drama educator. University scholar, Benieke and teaching fellow Brown U., 1994-1996. Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome activist ACT-Uttar Pradesh, New York City; volunteer teacher writing Y.E.S. (Youth Enrichment Superior vena cava syndrome), Gay and Lesbian Cmty. Superior vena cava syndrome Center; Member Playwrights Laboratory at Public Theater, Writer's Room. F C.

Background

Olnek, Madeleine Joan was born on September 2, 1965 in New York City. Daughter of Jay Irvin and Catherine Ann (Guimont) Olnek.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drama, New York University, 1987. Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Brown University, 1996.

Career

Teacher drama Children's Workshop, New York City, since 1989. Playwright mentor Andy's Playhouse, Jaffney, New Hampshire, summers 1992-1994. Publicist Wow Cafe Theater, New York City, 1992-1994.

Works

Membership

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome activist ACT-Uttar Pradesh, New York City. Volunteer teacher writing Y.E.S. (Youth Enrichment Superior vena cava syndrome), Gay and Lesbian Cmty. Superior vena cava syndrome Center.

Member Playwrights Laboratory at Public Theater, Writer's Room. F C.

Connections

father:
Jay Irvin Olnek

mother:
Catherine Ann (Guimont) Olnek