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Sarah Bowden


  (1984 - )

Nationality:    USA
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Sarah Bowden has spent her life gleaning simplicity and invention from vast tracts of Illinois farmland, and she carries an unwavering work ethic to all points on the American landscape. a second year MFA playwright at Ohio University, Sarah recently completed a two-year stint as the artistic associate for To the Wall Productions in PhiladelphiA. She co-wrote "Grimm & Tonic: an evening of adapted Fairy Tales" for To the Wall, and had her short play "Through the Valley" performed as part of the Philadelphia Dramatists Center's 4x4 Festival. Her full-length, Two Sides of a River, was given a staged reading at the Painted Bride art Center in PhiladelphiA. She's completed internships with Chicago Dramatists, the arden Theatre, the Northlight Theatre, the O'Neill Center and the adirondack Theatre Festival. Sarah was the recipient of the 2003 Margaret W. Baker Prize for fiction and the 2005 White-Howells English Prize for Drama.

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Nick's at the library to scope out chicks. Julia's there to get some peace and quiet. and Kelli would be filling books if only Nick wasn't so distracting. When faced with the choice between a studious woman of substance and a sorority girl who ought to know better, Nick finds his choice for date night will ultimately define the type of person he wants to be.

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1st Produced:
International thespian Festival    Aug 2002


1st Published:
Dramatics Magazine, 01 Oct 2003   -


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Male:  1            Female:  2            Other:  -

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