writing is [not] live

My latest play, Golf Girl premiered at at writing is live, Brown University’s MFA Playwrights’ New Works festival in collaboration with Brown/Trinity actors and directors. You can read the script and listen to the audio excerpt here. Golf Girl by Seayoung Yim directed by Carol Ann Tan sound design by Caroline Eng dramaturgy by CourtneyContinue reading “writing is [not] live”

What’s happening, sort of…

It’s been a while….(cue Staind song at your peril) Grad school has been a trip, full of laughs and tears worthy of an understated reality TV season finale. The world is collectively going through a hellscape with many things, including live theatre on pause for the foreseeable future. All we have now is dread forContinue reading “What’s happening, sort of…”

Brown University Writing is Live New Works Festival

My first play production of grad school Jar of Fat will premiere at Writing is Live 2020! Leeds Theatre (83 Waterman Street)FREE (reservation required here)Writingislive.com Jar of Fat by Seayoung YimSaturday, Feb 8, 4pmSunday, Feb 9, 8pm Synopsis: In a fantastical fairytale world, two Korean American sisters are deemed too fat to fit in theirContinue reading “Brown University Writing is Live New Works Festival”

2019 is about Dramaturgy

This year, I intentionally decided to put a pause on big playwriting projects in order to recharge and work on other aspects of theater. Like dramaturgy!  I am working on two projects: Black Sheep by Heidi Park It has been a pleasure serving as a dramaturg for my friend Heidi’s play! Synopsis: Ever since youContinue reading “2019 is about Dramaturgy”