Laura Neill


Laura Neill is one of the playwrights of Isolated Incidents, which premiered in 2021 with Broadway Podcast Network and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater. She developed her play Winter People at the O'Neill National Playwrights Conference. Past commissions include Just Cause (SpeakEasy Stage Company) and DIVAS (OperaHub). Productions include Public Property, workshopped with Salvage Vanguard Theatre; Skin and Bones, workshopped with Wilbury Theatre Group; and Don't Give Up the Ship, premiered by Fresh Ink Theatre. Her plays have been recognized by Premiere Stages (semi-finalist), Blank/UCross Future of Playwriting Prize (semi-finalist), Gulfshore Playhouse (national top nine), McNerney Award (finalist), the Princess Grace fellowship (semi-finalist), the Bay Area Playwrights Festival (semi-finalist), and more. Laura was an affiliate of the Company One PlayLab and playwright-in-residence at University of Tulsa's WomenWorks. She has taught courses on creative writing and theatre at universities across the country. She lives in Brooklyn.