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Christine M Evans


Tenure Line -- Assistant Professor


Department of Performing Arts
General profile


Christine Evans’ plays have been produced and awarded in Australia, the US and the UK. Selected production highlights include YOU ARE DEAD. YOU ARE HERE., developed with Joseph Megel and Jared Mezzocchi (HERE Arts, NYC, 2013); TROJAN BARBIE at the ART, the Garage Theater, Playbox Theatre (UK) and Charing Cross Theatre (UK); WEIGHTLESS, MOTHERGUN and ALL SOULS’ DAY at Perishable Theatre; SLOW FALLING BIRD at Crowded Fire, San Francisco and at Darwin Theatre Company; in Australia, MY VICIOUS ANGEL at Belvoir St. Theatre, Vitalstatistix, and the Adelaide International Festival of the Arts. Her plays are published by Samuel French, Smith and Kraus, NoPassport Press and in THEATRE FORUM.

Honors include a Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Award, a Fulbright Award, Perishable’s International Women’s Playwriting Competition (2000 and 2002), the Jane Chambers Playwriting Award, Plays for the 21st Century Award, the Rella Lossy Playwriting Award and 2009 and 2013 Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) Playwriting Fellowships.

Evans was a 2012 O’Neill Finalist, a 2010-13 Resident Artist at HERE (NY), a 2008-10 Women’s Project Playwrights Lab member, and is a Core Member of the Playwrights’ Center. She joined the Georgetown Department of Performing Arts faculty in 2012.


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  • Ph.D (2007) Brown University, Theatre & Performance Studies
  • MFA (2002) Brown University, Playwriting
  • B.A. (Hons) (1995) University of Technology, Sydney, Communication Studies