Screen Shot 2016-08-16 at 9.20.34 PMHammond is a New Dramatists resident playwright and is currently under commission from both the Royal Court Theatre and the Contemporary American Theatre Festival.

Awards and recognitions: 2014 Seven Devils Theatre Conference; the 2012 Helen Merrill Distinguished Playwright Award; 2010-2014 Yale Playwrights Festival mentor; a 2011 Edward Albee Foundation Fellow; Tyrone Guthrie Centre repeat resident in Annaghmakerrig; finalist at the Tennessee Williams One-Act Play Festival and the Kerouac Project; Special Jury Award, First Irish 2009 Theatre Festival.

She is a member of ASCAP and the Dramatists Guild, and was named one of the Influential Women of 2011 by the Irish Voice.

Playlist: VISIBLE FROM FOUR STATES; THE EVA TRILOGY: EVA THE CHASTE, ENTER THE ROAR, and NO COAST ROAD; BEYOND THE PALE, SUMMERLAND, NORMAN AND BEATRICE, PAPER TIGERS, and a collection of three one-act plays entitled NEW YORK IN JUNE.

www.barbarahammond.com