Daria Miyeko Marinelli

Daria’s plays include 105 (2017 Cohen New Works Selection), Untameable (2016 NYIT Award Nominee), We Are Samurai (2014 Best Play from DC Metro Arts), The One You Feed, A Departure, Excipio and 893 | Ya-ku-za. In New York City, her work has been seen, heard, and/or developed at Ensemble Theatre Company, The Flea, Jimmy’s No 43, Access Theatre, WOW Café Theatre, Standard Toy Kraft, and The 133rd Street Art Center. Regionally, she has been produced at Boston Center for the Arts, Venus Theatre (DC), The Arts Center (Carborro, NC), Rites and Reason Theatre (PVD), and The VORTEX (ATX). Internationally, her work has been developed at Espacio Arévalo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Her accolades include being a recipient of The Weston Award in Playwriting and an Arnold Fellow. She has been published in various literary magazines including Fourth Wall Review, Bare Fiction, The Round, and Clerestory. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with honors from Brown University, where she received an BA in Theatre Arts and Literary Arts. A New York native, Ms. Marinelli is currently pursuing her MFA in Playwriting as a Michener Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin.