Stephanie K Brownell is a multidisciplinary artist holding an MFA in Playwriting from Boston University. She publishes in fiction, poetry, and drama. She is a winner of the National Partners of the American Theatre Playwriting Excellence Award, a Gary Garrison Award national finalist, and runner-up for UT Womens Works. She has been a member of Company One PlayLab, a Kennedy Center Fellow at the O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, a resident artist at Taleamor Park, and a Sewanee Writers Conference Scholar. Stephanie teaches writing at Bentley University and GrubStreet Writing Center while freelancing as a costume designer in Boston. Local collaborators include Company One, Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, New Rep, Greater Boston Stage Company, Boston Symphony Orchestra, American Repertory Theatre, Apollinaire Theatre, Titanic Theatre, Flat Earth, Bridge Rep and more. Upcoming costume designs: Leave Me Alone! (Story Theatre Chicago), Footloose (Greater Boston Stage). Talk to her about social justice, speculative fiction, color coding, and French on instagram @skbrownell or at skbrownell.com.