Steve Moulds

Steve Moulds is a playwright, director, and educator based in Louisville, Kentucky. He has been a Jerome Fellow at The Playwrights’ Center, an NNPN Playwright in Residence at Curious Theatre Company, a Fred Coe Playwright in Residence at Vanderbilt University, a Michener Center Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin, and a Kentucky Arts Council Al Smith Fellow. On an ongoing basis, Steve and his spouse, Diana Grisanti, are Playwrights in Residence at Theatre [502] in Louisville.

Steve’s plays include Conflict House; The Body; Emergency Prom; the Humana Festival anthology Oh, Gastronomy!; The Wedding Guest, commissioned by Actors Theatre of Louisville; an adaptation of Pirandello’s Six Characters in Search of an Author commissioned by The Hypocrites in Chicago and reimagined for five subsequent productions; and the adaptation Kafka’s Metamorphosis. In February, his play Sergio’s Museum appeared in a workshop production at Theatre [502].

Steve has also co-written three plays with Diana Grisanti: The Two Lobbyists of Verona, the first world premiere in the more than 50-year history of Kentucky Shakespeare; The Stranger and Ludlow Quinn, a serialized epic in 11 parts; and The Baker Goes to War, a socialist play for children.