Zayd Dohrn/Bart Fasbender | The Orchard Project

Zayd Dohrn/Bart Fasbender

Professional Residency

Years: 2014

Zayd Dohrn is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter. His full-length plays include The Profane (Playwrights Horizons), Outside People (The Vineyard Theatre/Naked Angels), Want (Steppenwolf First Look), Sick (Berkshire Theatre Festival), and Reborning (The Public/SPF).

He has written screenplays for The American Film Company, Bedlam Productions, and Vox3 Films, and developed television series at HBO, Showtime, Sundance TV, and BBC America.

He earned his MFA from NYU, was an American Playwriting Fellow at Juilliard, and is currently Director of the MFA in Writing for the Screen & Stage at Northwestern University.