Playwright - Actor - Author
Kathya Alexander is a writer, actor, storyteller, and teaching artist. Her poem, Naa Naa, appears in Raising Lilly Ledbetter: Women Poets Occupy the Workplace. She won the WRAP Award, Youth Arts Award, and the CityArtist Award from the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture and her play, David and Jonathan, was featured at STG’s Nights At The Neptune. Her play, HomeGoing, was chosen for Freehold’s New Plays Festival, Mahogany Project's Festival, and for residency at Hedgebrook's Women’s Writer's Retreat. She was playwright for Intiman Theater's Rough Eagle's Project, and her play, Black To My Roots, won the Fringe First Award at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.