The cover of The Atlanta Issue of The Dramatist
Welcome To Atlanta Playwrights!
Downtown Atlanta at night time

39 years ago, my children’s parents moved our family from a five-year residence in Indianapolis, Indiana to Atlanta, Georgia, following their father’s career. My two children and I were all born and raised in Chicago, and I sincerely believe that had we not cut roots to Chi-Town and Nap-Town and moved here, I would not today be 31 years a playwright.

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Valetta Anderson

is a playwright, aspiring screenwriter, retired teaching artist, mother of three generations, and 39-year Atlanta resident who is merrily acting out her second childhood’s motto, “The play IS the thing!” Full bio here.