James Christy Jr.

Full length plays: NEVER TELL: produced Broken Watch Theatre Company, August 2006, published by Playscripts Inc., April 2007; A GREAT WAR: Phoenix New Works Conference, July 2010; finalist, 2012 Julie Harris Playwrighting Award; PUT THEM AWAY: finalist, New Jersey Playwrights contest from William Paterson University; LOVE AND COMMUNICATION: Playpenn Playwrights Conference, July 2010, produced by Passage Theatre in October 2010, winner, the Brown Martin Barrymore Award in 2011; EGYPTIAN SONG: part of the Premiere Stages Play festival in June 2011, National New Play Network in 2012, Great Plains Theatre Conference May 2014. DISSENT: Interact Theatre’s 20/20 Development Grant for 2013, semi-finalist Eugene O’Neill conference 2014; Road Theatre Festival, July 2014. AT LIBERTY HALL:

Short plays: CREEP, winner, Actors Theater of Louisville’s Heideman Award for best short play 2001, published in 10 Minute Plays for Two Actors; five other short plays finalists for Heideman Award.

“Mr. Christy has a real gift for contemporary, insightful, darkly funny dialogue that reflects believable human interaction.” – Anita Gates, NY Times August, 2006 re: NEVER TELL

“A powerful new play… to pull out the rug from an audience and make it gasp even once is an achievement; to do it twice is close to miraculous.”—Peter Filichia, NJ Star Ledger, October 2010, re: LOVE AND COMMUNICATION