cover art of The Reality Check Issue: A solemn playwright with a long, winding sweater sleeve that has small illustrations detailing the struggles of a writer.
Tennessee: How does a playwright get from New York to Tennessee? 
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Over twenty years ago, Edith Freni was living in NYC, writing plays as a way of examining the world. She wrote to make sense of the voices and conversations she heard in her head. After earning both a BFA and an MFA from NYU’s Department of Dramatic Writing and garnering a long list of nominations, awards, and productions, Edith was chosen as a 2015-16 Ingram New Works Lab resident playwright at Nashville Repertory Theatre.

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C. Kay "Andy" Landis
C. Kay "Andy" Landis

is a proud member of The Dramatists Guild, SAG and AFTRA, and a founding member of the Dramatists Guild’s Women’s Initiative. She earned her MFA in from Lesley University.