writer / occasional producer
lover of people who make much art
MICHELINE AUGER received the 2015 Innovative Theater Award for Outstanding Original Full-Length Script for her play Donkey Punch, which received an off-Broadway run at SoHo Playhouse (Time Out NY Critics' pick). She was voted one of Indie Theater’s 2014 People of the Year and was awarded with National Theatre Conference’s Paul Green Award by veteran Broadway producer Liz McCann. She was awarded The Farm Theater Company's 2016 College Collaboration Project commission to create a new play exploring gender in partnership with students from SUNY Brockport, The University of West Florida, and Centre College in Kentucky. Her work has been developed/produced by Dixon Place, Primary Stages, Rising Phoenix Rep, Westside Theatre, Ivy Theater Company, Amoralab, FringeNYC, New York Madness, OMPF, Horse Trade Theatre Group, Riot Act, Caps Lock Theatre Company, Sugarspace and Highways Performance Complex, among others.
She is the creator and editor-in-chief of Theaterspeak and Theaterspeak’s event WRITE OUT FRONT which has put over 200 playwrights in the window of the Drama Book Shop writing new plays on view of the public in the Times Square Theater District (pictured here). WRITE OUT FRONT and has been featured on the front page of the NYTimes Saturday Arts Section, WNYC, Time Out NY, and the news show, NY1. She has worked with and produced for the Lilly Awards Foundation and is a proud member of The Playwright/Director Unit at the Actors Studio, New York Madness Theater Company and the Dramatist Guild.