Melissa Leilani Larson’s new play Mestiza, or Mixed is a work that brings together all of the complicated facets of Larson as a person refracted through her characteristically arresting turns of phrase. It tells the story of Lark, a queer, Asian American filmmaker seeking her big break and […]
Jennifer A. Kokai is a playwright who currently lives in Ogden, Utah where she teaches at Weber State University. Her plays have been produced by Riverside: The National Theatre of Parramatta, Plan-B, Montana Rep, THML Theatre, Theatre Synesthesia, Wasatch Theatre Company, Building Better People Productions, Off-Key Anthem Collective (reading), and a variety of educational institutions. She was included in the Lark Play Development Center's 2014 Playwrights Week. She has been a semi-finalist with the O'Neill, Bay Area Playwrights' Festival, B-Street Theatre, and Seven Devils. She is a member of the Plan-B Theatre Company Playwrights Lab and the Dramatist's Guild.