William Glick’s plays include Kin Folk (World Premiere, The New Colony 2016), Wilma (PlayPenn Semi-Finalist, 2015), and the libretto for the children’s opera Cry Wolf (2017 Crane Prize for Performing Arts). He has developed his work with several Chicago theater companies including Northlight, The House, and Chicago Dramatists. He was a finalist for the 2016 Heideman Award and his play Kin Folk was shortlisted for the Relentless Award. He is interested in making theater that depicts three-dimensional right wing characters and openly explores conservative thought. He received his BA from the University of Chicago and was a James Michener Fellow at UT-Austin.
MAY 2017: Cry Wolf: A Children's Opera for Young Audiences won the Crane Prize for Performing Arts.
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.
JUNE 2016: Adam Szymkowicz interviews me on his blog "I Interview Playwrights."