Isaiah Reaves is an emerging young playwright whose work explores a spectrum of Black and Queer experiences. A native of Cincinnati, he graduated cum laude from Northern Kentucky University in 2020.
His plays have been commissioned and staged by The Classical Theatre of Harlem at Lincoln Center, Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati, Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, and many others. Isaiah is a 2nd place winner for the Hip Hop Creator Award at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. He is also a semi-finalist for the Ucross and The Blank Theatre Future of Playwriting Prize, a 2020 finalist of the Jackie Demaline Regional Collegiate Playwriting Competition, an Iowa Arts Fellow, and a recipient of a Cincinnati CityBeat Critic’s Pick.
He is currently in pursuit of an MFA at the University of Iowa Playwrights Workshop.
Learn more online here.
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Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is proud to present a 1 hour Audio Drama adaptation of "The Living Dead" airing on WVXU! A very special thanks to WVXU for their continued partnership.
Monday Oct. 31, 8-9 PM
Perfect for Halloween Night!
Ways to Listen:
- 91.7 FM / 88.5 FM
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