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Calamity West

Playwright

Calamity West is a Chicago-based, award-winning playwright. Her plays have appeared at Williamstown Theatre Festival, Roundabout, The Goodman, Jackalope Theatre, Steep Theatre, TimeLine, and Sideshow Theatre. In 2014 Calamity was recipient of the 3Arts Award. She teaches playwriting at the University of Chicago and Webster University. Calamity holds a BA in dramatic writing from Webster University and an MFA in creative writing from California College of the Arts. She is a company member at Jackalope Theatre Company. Calamity is represented by ICM Partners and managed by Industry Entertainment. You can learn more about West and her work by going to www.calamitywest.com.

Featured Artworks

  •  Calamity West artwork GIVE IT ALL BACK by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork GIVE IT ALL BACK by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork HINTER by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork HINTER by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork IN THE CANYON by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork IN THE CANYON by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork ROLLING by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork ROLLING by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE GACY PLAY by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE GACY PLAY by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE GACY PLAY by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE GACY PLAY by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE PEACOCK by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE PEACOCK by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE PEACOCK by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork THE PEACOCK by Calamity West
  •  Calamity West artwork GIVE IT ALL BACK by Calamity West