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WORKSHOP LEADER BIO’S:
Greg Nanni is a playwright, comic book writer, and marketer living in the Philadelphia area. He is a member of Passage Play Lab, a former PDC Playwright in Residence at Plays & Players, and the former Marketing Manager of Plays & Players Theatre. He is the Co-Founder and Co-Moderator of the PDC Playwrights’ Happy Hour. He is the Co-Writer of the Youtube Series Bar-N-Tavern. He is currently commissioned to write the play The Traveler for Equity Actor Corbin Abernathy. He is a Lead ASR at the Bucks County Playhouse, a board member of the PDC, and has interned with Azuka Theatre in the past. He was the cofounder and editor of The Rome Review, a printed literary magazine. His One Act plays have been featured in 24 Hour Festivals and Readings throughout the Greater Philadelphia Area. His One Act plays Scream in America II and The Complete Western History of the Human Race were produced by Magnetic Theatre Company and Madlab Theatre respectively. He is a graduate of the George Washington University. gregnanni.com
Shelli Pentimall Bookler graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in Playwriting from Temple University in Philadelphia, after receiving her Master of Arts degree from Eastern Michigan University in Theatre. In addition she studied acting and directing at the Actor’s Studio, part of New School University in New York City. Currently she is an Associate Professor of communication and performance at Bucks County Community College in Newtown, Pa. Several of her original plays have been produced, from full length plays like Addicted, based on narratives of young adults in recovery from alcohol and drug addiction at Eastern Michigan University, to one act plays like Honeydew, at Village Players, about a stripper who finds out she has breast cancer and must redefine her self-worth. Most recently she wrote the book and lyrics to Snyder v. Phelps, the Musical, based on the controversial Supreme Court case against the Westboro Baptist Church, which premiered at the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. In addition to playwriting, she is also an actor, director and choreographer and Co-Founder of Underbite Theatre Company, and currently an ensemble member of Without a Cue Productions, an interactive murder mystery dinner theatre company.