Broadway, London’s West End and Moscow:
A Walk in the Woods (Tony, Pulitzer
and Olivier nominations, American
Theater Critics Association Award).
Going to St. Ives (Lucille Lortel Award
nomination, best play), Thief River
(Drama Desk nomination, best play),
Cobb (Drama Desk Award, best ensemble),
Chesapeake (Outer Critics Award for
sound, nomination for best solo
performance), Down The Road,
Eleemosynary (produced by Manhattan
Theatre Club). In the Signature
Theatre’s 1992-93 Season: Fortinbras,
Lake Street Extension, Two Rooms and
the world premiere of Patient A.
Regional: Upcoming world-premieres: A
Body of Water at the Guthrie Theater in
June, 2005 and The Scottish Play at La
Jolla Playhouse in September, 2005.
Past world and regional premieres:
Actors Theatre of Louisville, La Jolla
Playhouse, Yale Repertory Theater, the
Guthrie Theater, Arena Stage,
Steppenwolf, Old Globe, the
Contemporary American Theater Festival,
Florida Stage, the Alliance Theater and
A Contemporary Theater in Seattle,
among many others here and abroad.
Film and television: Cooperstown for
TNT (Humanitas Award). Grants from the
NEA as well as the Guggenheim, Bush,
McKnight and Jerome Foundations.
Blessing heads the graduate playwriting
program at Mason Gross School of the
Arts, Rutgers University.