Trying pho for the first time. Documented by dramaturg extraordinaire Sara Keats.

Trying pho for the first time. Documented by dramaturg extraordinaire Sara Keats.

Danielle Mohlman

Danielle Mohlman is a nationally produced feminist playwright based in Seattle, WA. Her plays have been produced by Rorschach Theatre, Forum Theatre, dog & pony dc, Hubbard Hall, the One Minute Play Festival, the Atlas Intersections Festival, Pinky Swear Productions, and Field Trip Theatre. Her plays have been developed at the Cherry Lane Theatre, the Kennedy Center, Arena Stage, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, and the Sewanee Writers' Conference. The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities named Danielle a finalist for the Larry Neal Writers' Award for Dramatic Writing in both 2012 (for Stopgap) and 2014 (for Nexus) and she was the recipient of the DCCAH Artist Fellowship from 2014 to 2015. Her play Nexus is among the 2015 Honorable Mentions on The Kilroys list. In 2016, Danielle studied with Naomi Iizuka and Ken Weitzman at the Sewanee Writers' Conference. In 2017, Dust was a semifinalist for the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center's National Playwrights Conference. Earlier this year, her election play Halcyon received a reading at the Cherry Lane Theatre and her NASA play Voyagers was workshopped at the Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York. Danielle is an alumnus of Emerson College and Playwrights' Arena at Arena Stage, part of the New Play Institute. 

Danielle is also a freelance writer who works for Quirk BooksMy Poetic Side, and Encore Stages. Want to hire her? Reach out to Danielle to discuss your latest project.

Danielle also works with actors one on one to create custom monologues. Interested in an audition monologue unlike any other? Head over to her custom monologues page to learn more.

Danielle's plays are politically charged and feminist AF. Want to fund a little patriarchy smashing? Consider donating through PayPal to keep this ferocity going.