Artist Bio

Jacqueline E. Lawton

(Bio as of February 2022)

Jacqueline E. Lawton (Dramaturg) is a playwright, dramaturg, producer and racial equity facilitator. She is thrilled to be working on Doug Wright’s beautiful new play. Regional Dramaturgy Credit includes Actors Theatre of Louisville, Arden Theater Company, Arena Stage, Ensemble Studio Theater, Ford’s Theatre, Horizons Theater, InterAct Theatre Company, Kennedy Center, Rorschach Theatre, Round House Theatre, the Stratford Festival, Theater J, Virginia Stage Company and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company. She holds an MFA in Playwriting from UT-Austin. She is an associate professor in the Department of Dramatic Art and co-director of Southern Futures at the UNC-Chapel Hill and a dramaturg for PlayMakers Repertory Company.