Writing for Stage & Screen: A Conversation with Steve Yockey
State University Theatre will present Steve Yockey's Pluto February 19-23. In association with the Dramatists' Guild Foundation, Mr. Yockey will be on campus February 15 & 16 to do workshops with cast members and theatre students and will offer a public forum on the evening of the 15th. Steve Yockey is a Los Angeles based writer with work produced throughout the US, Europe, and Asia. His plays Bellwether, Pluto, Afterlife, Octopus, Large Animal Games, CARTOON, Subculture, Very Still & Hard to See, The Fisherman’s Wife, Wolves, Disassembly, and Niagara Falls & Other Plays are published and licensed by Samuel French. Other plays include Blackberry Winter, The Thrush & The Woodpecker, and Mercury. This season: Reykjavík will open as a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere at Actor’s Express (Atlanta), Rorschach Theatre (DC), Kitchen Dog Theatre (Dallas), and Southern Rep (New Orleans) and Sleeping Giant will premiere in the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Steve holds an MFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and served as a writer/producer for the television series Supernatural. He is also writing for the new Kaley Cuoco series The Flight Attendant.