Rhonda Shook

Playwright

Playwright, screenwriter, dramaturg, director, essayist, educator.

Areas of specialization: Subversive Comedy, Commedia dell’Arte, Inclusion, Radio Performance.

Ph.D. in Communication with Playwriting Concentration

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Dissertation: Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Drag Queen: A Matrix for Subversive Comedy 

M.L.A. in Liberal Arts – English & Theatre

Arkansas Tech University

B.A. in English

University of the Ozarks

Highlights

Full-Length Plays
To Know A Veil
Thunderstruck in Possum Grape
A Possum Grape Christmas LIVE!
Meatball Millionaire

One-Acts
Stamoas
Searching for Centigrade
Sex, Santa, and Ugly Shoes
John Berryman’s Birthday

Plays for Young Audiences
Hamlette: The Tragedy of a Vengeful Pig
The Real Rapunzel
Coteries
Intervention
Primp My Dragon
Aesop’s Meadow
 
Adaptations
The Lion and the Mouse in the Jungle
The Tortoise and the Hare in the Jungle