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 is a nationally produced feminist playwright based in Seattle, WA. Her plays have been developed or produced at Arena Stage, the Kennedy Center, the Cherry Lane Theatre, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York, Rorschach Theatre, Forum Theatre, dog & pony dc, Hubbard Hall, Pinky Swear Productions, Dreamwell Theatre, and Field Trip Theatre, among others. Her plays include Stopgap (Field Trip Theatre, DCCAH Larry Neal Award finalist); Nexus (Hubbard Hall, Dreamwell Theatre, Kilroys honorable mention, DCCAH Larry Neal Award finalist, Woodward/Newman Award finalist); Dust (Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center semi-finalist, Finish Line Commission); Halcyon (Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center semi-finalist); and VoyagersDanielle is an alumna of Playwrights’ Arena at Arena Stage and the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Artist Fellowship. She is a current member of Umbrella Project’s 2018 Writers Group where she is writing a play about rape and college football. Danielle is a graduate of Emerson College and one half of The Birdwatching Club.

In addition to playwriting, Danielle is a freelance writer who works regularly with Quirk Books and Encore Stages, among others. Want to hire her? Reach out over email 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.

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