Michael Hollinger

Plays written by Michael Hollinger



Michael Hollinger’s plays include Opus, Under the Skin, Hope and Gravity, Ghost-Writer, Tooth and Claw, Red Herring, Incorruptible, and An Empty Plate in the Café Du Grand Boeuf, which have variously been produced around the country, in NYC (Primary Stages and Ensemble Studio Theatre) and abroad (London, Paris, Tokyo, Athens). Michael’s new translation of Cyrano (co-adapted with Aaron Posner) premiered at Washington’s Folger Theatre; his musical A Wonderful Noise (co-authored with Vance Lehmkuhl), premiered at Creede Rep. Awards include an ATCA/Steinberg New Play Citation, an L.A. Drama Critics Circle Award, a Mid-Atlantic Emmy, four Barrymore Awards, nominations for Lucille Lortel and John Gassner awards, and multiple fellowships from the Independence Foundation and Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. He is an associate professor of theatre at Villanova University and a proud alumnus of New Dramatists.