William Glick is a New York based playwright whose plays include Kin Folk (World Premiere, The New Colony 2016), The Bigot, Wilma, Through the Clouds I See Nuremberg, and the libretto for the children’s opera Cry Wolf (2017 Crane Prize for the Performing Arts). His work has been developed with Clubbed Thumb, Northlight Theatre, The House Theatre, Chicago Dramatists, The New Colony, First Floor Theatre, and the Sewanee Writers Conference. He has been a finalist for the Heideman Award and the Bay Area Playwrights Festival and a semi-finalist for PlayPenn and the National Playwrights Conference. His play Kin Folk was shortlisted for the 2016 Relentless Award. He received his BA from the University of Chicago and his MFA from the Michener Center for Writers at UT-Austin. He is currently a member of Clubbed Thumb's 2017-2018 Early Career Writers Group.
OCTOBER 2017: I am a member of the Clubbed Thumb Early Career Writers Group.
MAY 2017: Cry Wolf won the Crane Prize for Performing Arts.
APRIL 2017: Cry Wolf: A Children's Opera for Young Audiences received a workshop production in the 2017 Cohen New Works Festival. Clips of the show can be found here.
MARCH 2017: Kin Folk was shortlisted for The Relentless Award.
JULY 2016: Kin Folk premieres with The New Colony at The Den Theatre in Chicago. Photos, reviews, and other info about the show can be found here.
JUNE 2016: Adam Szymkowicz interviews me on his blog "I Interview Playwrights."