Tanya Marquardt

Tanya Marquardt

Author | Stray

Tanya Marquardt is an award-winning performer and the author of ten plays that have been produced across Canada and the United States. Transmission was published in the Canadian Theatre Review, and Some Must Watch While Some Must Sleep was the subject of an episode of NPR’s Invisibilia. A Hertog Fellow and graduate of the MFA creative writing program at Hunter College, Tanya splits her time between Vancouver, British Columbia, and Brooklyn. Stray is her first book.

It’s Not Just Sex: Developing Intimate Relationships on the Page

Maroney Theater, 7th floor

There’s nothing simple about intimacy. It’s complex and nuanced. It isn’t surprising that writers often struggle to capture close relationships on the page. But, as these panelists know, it’s worth sticking with it. Intimacy can transform a scene, so that every gesture, glance, or line of dialogue is charged with excitement, yearning, or doubt. And […]

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