A.A. Brenner

Playwright

A.A. Brenner is a playwright, dramaturg, and New Yorker. Their plays have been produced, commissioned, or developed by La Jolla Playhouse, Lincoln Center, Queens Theater, Breaking the Binary Theatre Company, SPACE on Ryder Farm, Catwalk Arts Institute, Shakespeare Theatre Company's Fellows Consortium, Three Muses Theatre Company, Young Playwrights Inc., The Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, and The Hangar Theatre Lab Company, among others. A.A.'s writing blends naturalistic dialogue with heightened verse and magical realism to explore queer, Jewish, and disability themes, challenging both societal power structures and theatrical form. They currently reside in Brooklyn and are a recent graduate of the MFA Playwriting Program at the Columbia University School of the Arts.