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Heidi Schreck

Tony-Nominated Playwright, Actor & Writer

Heidi Schreck is a 2019 Pulitzer Prize Finalist and Tony nominated playwright, actor, and writer living in Brooklyn. Her latest plays include What the Constitution Means to Me, which is currently running on Broadway and received Tony nominations for Best Play and Best Leading Actress in a Play (for Schreck herself), and Grand Concourse, which debuted at Playwrights Horizons and Steppenwolf Theatre in 2014-15 and has been produced by theatres all over the country. Grand Concourse received a Lilly Award, the Clare Tow Award, and was a finalist for the Susan Smith Blackburn prize. Heidi’s other plays Creature, There Are No More Big Secrets, and The Consultant have been produced by Long Wharf Theatre, Page73, Seattle Public Theatre, ART, SpeakEasy, New George, Rattlestick Theatre Company, and more. As an actress, she has performed at Berkeley Rep (In the Wake), Roundabout Theatre, MTC, Playwrights Horizons, Shakespeare in the Park, and more. She is the recipient of two Obie Awards, a Drama Desk Award, and the Theatre World Award.

In television, as both an actress and a writer, her credits include: Nurse Jackie and Billions. Additionally in television, she wrote and co-executive produced the Jill Soloway Amazon series I Love Dick. She currently has 3 television projects in development with Hulu/Big Beach, Hulu/Working Title and Amazon/Annapurna.

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