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Richard Willett, American Writer, editors Edward F. Albee Foundation fellow, 1990; Tennessee Williams scholar Sewanee (Tennessee) Writers' Conference, 1993. Member Dramatists Guild, Playwrights' Center, New Playwrights' Trust, Public Triangle. M C.

Background

Willett, Richard was born on April 11, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Bob and Vera (Kerr) Willett.

Education

Graduated from high school, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Career

Clerk Classic Bookshop, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1977-1978, clerk/assistant manager New York City, 1978-1984. Assistant to president Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 1984-1988. Freelance editor, since 1988.

Producer/treasurer New Directions Theater, New York City, 1994-2001. Co-artistic director New Directions Theater, New York City, since 2001. Active Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York, Theatre Communications Group.

Works

Membership

Member Dramatists Guild, Playwrights' Center, New Playwrights' Trust, Public Triangle. M C.

Connections

father:
Bob Willett

mother:
Vera (Kerr) Willett