Tracey Scott Wilson

Personal Information
Productions include THE GOOD NEGRO and THE STORY at The Public Theater/NYSF. Additional productions: ORDER MY STEPS for Cornerstone Theater’s Black Faith/AIDS project in Los Angeles; and EXHIBIT #9, which was produced in New York City by New Perspectives Theatre and Theatre Outrageous; LEADER OF THE PEOPLE produced at New Georges Theatre; two ten-minute plays produced at the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis; a ten minute play produced at Actors Theatre of Louisville. Tracey has had readings at the New York Theatre Workshop, New Georges Theatre, the Public Theatre and Soho Theatre Writers Centre in London

She earned two Van Lier Fellowships from the New York Theatre Workshop, a residency at Sundance Ucross and Sundance Theatre Laboratory is the winner of the 2001 Helen Merrill Emerging Playwright Award, the 2003 AT&T Onstage Award, the 2004 Whiting Award, the 2004 Kesserling Prize, the 2007 Weissberger Playwriting Award as well as the 2007 Time Warner Storytelling Fellowship. Ms. Wilson holds a Master’s degree in English Literature from Temple University.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Buzzer Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Martinson Hall 04/08/2015 Playwright
2 The Good Negro Joseph Papp Public Theater/ LuEsther Hall 03/16/2009 Playwright
3 The Story Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 12/10/2003 Playwright
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2009 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Play The Good Negro Playwright