Resume

Currently, Courtney Meaker is a writer in residence at Seattle Repertory as part of their Writers Group program.

FULL LENGTH PLAYS

The Lost Girls – Upcoming in Fall of 2016
That’swhatshesaid full length version
Open Eye Figure Theater in Minneapolis, Dir. HATLO, performer Erin Pike, August 2015
Made of These
Reading  at Seattle Repertory part of the Seattle Rep Writers Group,Dir. Emily Penick June 2015
Chaos Theory
Full production at Annex Theatre, Dir. Pamala Mijatov, Seattle, WA 2014
Buckshot
Full production at Macha Monkey Productions Dir. Peggy Gannon, Seattle, WA 2013

ONE ACTS

Anomie 
Dir. Theresa Thuman, Infinity Box Theater Projects, Seattle, WA October 2015
After It Ends 
Dir. Dayana Anderson, Annex Theater part of Zig Zag Festival, Seattle, WA August 2015
That’sWhatSheSaid
Dir. Katherine Karaus On the Boards Northwest New Works Festival, Seattle, WA 2014
Apocalypse Soon
Ghost Light Theatricals, Seattle, WA 2012

SHORT PLAYS

Seance Dir. Doug Staley, Schmee Gala, Theatre Schmeater, Seattle, WA 2014
The Uprising Dir. Anthony Winkler 14/48 The World’s Quickest Theatre Festival, Seattle, WA 2014
Shorty Says Goodbye Dir. Stan Shields 14/48 The World’s Quickest Theatre Festival, Seattle, WA 2014
The Inevitable End of Christmas Present Dir. Rachel Delmar Playing in Progress, Seattle, WA 2013
Snow Globes and Pocket Watches Dir. Catherine Blake Smith Spin the Bottle, Seattle, WA 2013
*denotes upcoming production

WEBSERIES

WRECKED Writer Season Two, Honey Toad Studios, dir. Nathaniel Buechler, Seattle, WA 2013

DRAMATURG

Vengeance at Sundown Dir. Beth Raas-Bergquist Ghost Light Theatricals, Seattle, WA 2011
The Skriker Dir. Beth Raas-Bergquist Ghost Light Theatricals, Seattle, WA 2011

DIRECTOR

Sweet Nothing
Assistant to Dir. Laurel Garcia at Macha Monkey Productions, Seattle, WA 2012
Assistant to Dir. Beth Raas-Bergquist at Ghost Light Theatricals, Seattle, WA 2011
Co-Directed with Prof. Elizabeth Carlin-Metz at Knox College, Galesburg, IL 2008
Vinegar Tom at Knox College, Galesburg, IL 2007
Colette in Love at Knox College, Galesburg, IL 2006

FRONT OF HOUSE MANAGER

Seattle Shakespeare Company, Seattle, WA 2013 to present
Cornish Playhouse, Seattle, WA 2013 to present
Book-It Repertory, Seattle, WA 2013
Intiman Theatre Festivle, Seattle, WA 2012, 2013
Intiman Theatre, Seattle, WA 2010 Season

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Macha Monkey Productions Marketing Director, since 2012
Literary Managers and Dramaturgs Association (LMDA), since 2011

TRAINING

Playwrighting with Stephanie Timm
Dramaturgy with Neil Blackadder
Directing with Elizabeth Carlin-Metz
Scenic Design with Craig Choma
Movement and Voice Conservatory with Jen Smith & Elizabeth Carlin-Metz

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Creative Writing, Knox College, Galesburg, IL 2008
London Arts Alive – Study Abroad program 2007
Thesis: “Countless Highways: Aesthetics Study in Creative Writing and Theatre” 2008

ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS

  • WRECKED Season Two Nominated for Best Writing Comedy Series by Indie Series Awards, 2014
  • “Etymology” short story finalist for Naked Girls Reading Literary Award, 2012
  • Linda Elizabeth Karger Award for demonstrated exceptional theatre ability awarded by Theatre Faculty of Knox College, 2008
  • Pacemaker Award for editing Catch,  Knox College’s Literary Magazine, Spring 2008
  • Published short fiction “Etymology”, Catch, Knox College’s Literary Magazine, Fall 2007