Kristine M. Reyes
Kristine M. Reyes is a playwright raised and based in New York City. She is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School and Goucher College, where she received a BA in English with a Concentration in Writing in 2002.
Kristine’s plays include the full-length Queen for a Day; one-acts Quarter Century Baby, Something Blue (both produced at Diverse City Theater Company) and Lola Luning’s First Steps (commissioned and produced by Women of Color Productions); and the ten-minute pieces Ready, Aim…Fire! (ESPA at Primary Stages) and Balikbayan Birthday (Leviathan Lab).
Kristine is a Playwright Associate at Diverse City Theater Company, where she also received a First Draft Fellowship for Queen for a Day in 2005. She is a Founding Member and former Co-Director of the Leviathan Lab Asian American Women Writers Workshop. She has studied with Curt Dempster, Romulus Linney and Edward Allan Baker at Ensemble Studio Theatre. She was a 2012 Mary Louise Rockwell Scholar at The Einhorn School of Performing Arts (ESPA) at Primary Stages and has studied with Winter Miller, Chris Burney, Tanya Barfield, Sheri Wilner and Heidi Schreck. Kristine is a member of The Dramatists Guild.