May 2018. 
Laura’s play Portrait of a Nude runs May 8 - 12, 2018, 7:30 p.m., at Studio Theatre, produced by the West Bridgford Dramatic Society, Nottingham, U.K. 

April 2018. 

Laura’s short play White Dress, directed by Jule Aaron, is part of the 2018 One Acts at The Group Rep, Los Angeles. It runs April 12 - May 24, 2018. 

November  2017. 
Laura’s short play Seeds was part of Native Voices Short Play Festival, Sunday, November 12th (1:30 p.m. performance at Native Voices at the Autry) and Monday, November 13th (7:30 p.m. performance at La Jolla Playhouse).  Laura won the Native Voices Von Marie Atchley Award for Excellence in Playwriting. 
November 28th. Laura was announced as the Pilot Winner of the “Little Syria” web series project, Middle East Film Initiative

September  2017.
Up To Date by Laura Shamas was performed by the Alpha NYC Theatre Company, Sept. 29 - Oct. 1, 2017. 

July 2017.
Circular by Laura Shamas was part of “Playwrights’ Revolution” at Capital Stage, Sacramento, California. The reading of Circular was on Thursday, July 27, 2017. 

July 6, 2017. A blog post about filming the Migration Series project was published by Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C. As part of the project, Laura wrote the one-act entitled “#51.”

June 2017.
Saucer City by Laura Shamas was part of Benchmark Theatre’s Fever Dream Festival, June 16-18, 2017, in Denver, Colorado. Saucer City was at 4 p.m. on June 17. 

April 2017. 
April 3, 2017. Laura’s essay “Other Aspects of Aphrodite” was published at 

Recommended Links


Native American Women Playwrights Archive (NAWPA)
Imaginal Institute
Spring Journal and Books
Moonstruck Drama Bookstore
Jennie Webb
Native Earth Performing Arts
Jon Klein

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