Theatre / Dance

DONNA KAZ, is an award winning theatre director, choreographer and playwright.



My 10-minute play, “Stamina” will be produced by Amapola Players in Ventura, CA – July 2024

“The Docent” will be read by the South Camden Theatre Company on August 19, 2024

“The Docent” was a finalist for the Ashland New Play Festival, 2024.

A reading of my new play, “April Garden,” will take place at Winterthur, Delaware September 21, 2024. This reading is a part of “Discover Winterthur” and is directed by Johanna Schloss. 

Ragdale Residency, September 2024

I am teaching Dance for Parkinson’s at the Parrish Art Museum in Southampton, May/June 2024 

Writing Workshops in Creative Nonfiction/Playwriting/Screenwriting via ZOOM workshops resume 2024. To apply: 



I went back on stage and starred in “Louise, the Destroyer” by Cate Allen at New Circle Theatre in NYC – October 2023

“The Docent” will had a staged reading at ARTC in NYC on November 2, 2023

Maker/Creator Research Fellowship Winterthur, DE MAY 2023

Oyster Residency, Ventura, CA April 2023

The Garry Marshall Theatre presented a virtual reading of “The Docent” on September 24, 2022.

Celebrate female playwrights like Donna Kaz. Readings and workshops of “The Sweetgum Trilogy” – three plays by Donna Kaz which use trees to examine how infectious diseases and pandemics can devastate, change, and heal specific communities. For more info contact me.

Kaz Conference Writing Workshop – ongoing classes in creative writing (memoir, nonfiction, playwriting, screenwriting) via zoom. To apply and for more info.

Guerrilla Girls On Tour’s Archives will be placed in the NYU Research Library in 2022. It will all be there – the good, the bad and the ugly. For more info contact me.

Jason Robert Brown’s Songs for a New World at Concordia College, March 2021 (directing/choreographing)

The Docent – original full length play – Winner of the 2020 Jerry Kaufman Award for Excellence in Playwriting (July 2020)

Creative Nonfiction Workshop – November/December 2021 Kaz Conference Writing Workshop

How To Rock Your Face Mask – Lecture and Poster Making workshop – Cornell College, IA — November 2020

Comedy Writing Intensive for Women 2021 (a part of the Kaz Conference Writing Workshop)


Songs for a New World