Naomi lizuka

Naomi lizuka’s plays include 36 Views, Polaroid Stories, Anon(ymous), Language Of Angels, Aloha, Say The Pretty Girls, Tattoo Girl, Skin, At The Vanishing Point, Concerning Strange Devices From The Distant West, Good Kids, and Sleep (in collaboration with RipeTime.) Her plays have been produced at theatres across the country including BAM’s Next Wave Festival, Berkeley Rep, the Goodman, Actors’ Theatre of Louisville, the Guthrie, Cornerstone, Children’s Theater Company, the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, the Public Theater, and Campo Santo. lizuka is an alumna of New Dramatists and the recipient of a PEN/Laura Pels Award, an Alpert Award, a Joyce Foundation Award, a Whiting Writers’ Award, a Stavis Award from the National Theatre Conference, a PEN Center USA West Award for Drama, a Hodder Fellowship, and was Berlind Playwright-in-Residence at Princeton University. In television, she has written for The Terror on AMC and Tokyo Vice on HBO Max. Iizuka heads the MFA Playwriting program at the University of California, San Diego.