Susan Sandler

Susan Sandler is a playwright, screenwriter, and director. Her screenplays include the Golden Goble nominated “Crossing Delancey” and “Friends At Last” as well as projects for Sony Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox, Disney, TNT, Columbia Pictures, Jersey Films and Interscope. Her work for the stage has been produced in New York, at major theatres across the country, and around the world. Her plays include “Crossing Delancey”, “Under the Bed”, “The Renovation”, “The Moaner”, “If I Were A Train”, “Hokey-Pokey”, “The Find”, “The Burial Society”, “The Lovely Just So”, and “Kinfolks and Mountain Music”. She is a member of the Ensemble Studio Theatre, the HB Playwrights Foundation, and the Writers Guild of America. Sandler’s work is published by Smith and Kraus, Vintage Press, and Samuel French Publishers. Her plays have also been produced for “Playing on Air” on Public Radio and related podcasts. Susan Sandler’s feature documentary on standup comedian Julia Scotti,  JULIA SCOTTI: Funny That Way premieres this year. Sandler is on the faculty of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.