MT Cozzola is a Resident Playwright at Chicago Dramatists.
Recent projects include TWIN SET (The Side Project, dir. Heather Bodie); BOY SMALL (The Fine Print Theatre, dir. Patrick Kenney; publication forthcoming from Original Works); ST. GEORGE ON THE BUS (winner Heartland Theatre’s 2015 New Plays from the Heartland), and EYE OF THE SANDMAN, a horror comedy available on Amazon.
Upcoming projects include workshop performances of DANCE FOR BEGINNERS (Chicago Dramatists and Piven Theatre, directed by Stephanie Stroud) and a staged reading of CREEP (Wordsmyth Theater, Houston, TX; The Last Frontier Theatre Conference, Valdez, AK).
MT’s prose and poetry have been published in After Hours, Swivel, Crawdad Literary Journal, and Hippocampus Magazine. Her films have screened at the Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago Improv Festival, Midwest Independent Film Festival, and festivals around the world.
As a storyteller, MT has performed at Louder Than a Mom, Hump Night at the Apollo, This Much Is True, Tuesday Funk, That’s All She Wrote, and others. Audio pieces have aired on Story Sessions, Chicago Theatre Off Book and Small Fish Radio Theatre. Watch for an upcoming performance at Mortified.