Wyn Alyse Thomas

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Wyn Alyse Thomas (she/her) is a writer, actor, director, and producer from Buffalo Grove, IL. In, 2021 her play WRITE THEIR WRONGS was performed around the country as one of the eight plays in #ENOUGH: Plays to End Gun Violence. Her play SCARED (Winner of the IHRAF Young Playwrights Festival, 2nd Place Nuevas Voces Festival) was honored as a finalist for #ENOUGH in 2021, and she served on the project’s teen advisory council in 2022. Her other playwriting credits include STAND. UP. HIT! (Winner: the Blank’s 30th Annual Young Playwrights Festival), HOW TO WRITE A MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL, (Semifinalist: the Blank's 28th Annual Young Playwrights Festival), BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTER, (1st Place Drama: UWW Creative Writing Festival), NAOMI AND RUTH: A NEW MUSICAL, (Semifinalist, The Growing Stage’s YPF), and MORE THAN 21 (Finalist: the Light Youth Festival). Educational theatrical credits include producing her high school’s 24 Hour Theatre Project benefiting world and local hunger, playing Squidward in THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, and playing Kristine in A CHORUS LINE. She plans to study theatre and non-profit management in college.