A B O U T
Zoe Kamil is a playwright, theatre artist, and educator currently located in New York City. Her plays have been workshopped and produced at Dixon Place, The Tank, Young Playwrights Inc. (NYC), The Playwrights Project (San Diego), and The Blank Theatre (LA), among others. In August 2016, her play #Blessed made its NYC and world premieres in the New York International Fringe Festival.
She is a winner of the 2014 Young Playwrights Inc. National Competition, the 2014 Blank Theatre's National Young Playwrights Competition, and the 2013 California Young Playwrights Contest, among others. Her writing has been featured in the Proscenium Journal and on Howlround.com. Along with artistic partner Miranda Cornell, she has been named a "Woman to Watch" by The Interval.
As the Associate Director of Semicolon Theatre Company, an organization dedicated to the development of new work by and for young adults (run entirely by theatre artists ages 21 and younger), she co-produced three seasons of Off-Off Broadway premieres at Access Theatre, The Wild Project, and the Kraine Theatre in NYC.
Zoe holds a BA in Theatre Arts with a concentration in Writing for the Stage from Marymount Manhattan College. She currently works at Theatre Development Fund and the New York Public Library.