Amy Tofte was awarded a 2015 Nicholl Fellowship in screenwriting from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Her play Women of 4G recently premiered in Chicago at Babes With Blades. Also this year she was a finalist for the Todd McNerney Playwriting Award and the Florida Rep PlayLab. Her play Helen & Troy was part of the 2019 Garry Marshall Theatre New Works Festival. She has been in residence at the Autry Museum of the American West, Brush Creek and Yaddo with her work produced and developed throughout the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She is a proud member of The Dramatists Guild. B.A., University of Iowa; MFA, CalArts.