Annie Pulsipher

Annie Pulsipher started her career as youth playwright performing and writing short plays for her high school drama club and the Utah Arts festival. She then received her BA at Brigham Young University with a minor in Playwriting (and Spanish, and Environmental Studies, and History) and a major in Indecisiveness (i.e. Humanities). Her thesis play Voodoo You Do won the Mayhew Playwriting Award and was then selected for Production in the 2013 season of the Kensington Theatre Company. She’s had readings of her work with New York’s Midtown International Theatre Festival, ARTS New Works Tri-State, and CMU’s Playground Festival. She is a two-time regional 10-minute play KCACTF finalist. Her screenplay The Glowing Gene received grant from the Alfred P. Sloan foundation and won the Sloan Grand Jury Prize for additional development from the Tribeca Film Institute. She’s currently at Carnegie Mellon University working on a MFA in Dramatic Writing under Rob Handel.