C. J. Hopkins is an American playwright, occasional stage director and author of miscellaneous other works. His early plays and experimental stage-texts were produced during the 1990s in New York, where he was awarded a 1994 Drama League of New York Developing Artist fellowship and a 1995 Mabou Mines Resident Artist/Jerome Foundation fellowship. Since 2001, his plays have been commissioned, produced and have toured internationally, playing theatres and festivals including Riverside Studios (London), 59E59 Theaters (New York), Belvoir St. Theatre (Sydney), Traverse Theatre (Edinburgh), the Du Maurier World Stage Festival (Toronto), the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Adelaide Fringe, Brighton Festival and Noorderzon Festival (the Netherlands), among many others. His playwriting awards include the 2002 First of the Scotsman Fringe Firsts (Horse Country), the 2004 Best of the Adelaide Fringe award (Horse Country), and a 2005 Scotsman Fringe First (screwmachine/eyecandy).
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For rights enquiries regarding Horse Country please contact Ronald Gwiazda, Abrams Artists Agency, (New York). For rights enquiries regarding screwmachine/eyecandy and The Extremists in the USA and Canada please contact Christopher Gould, Broadway Play Publishing, Inc. For all other enquiries contact cjhopkins [at] cjhopkins dot com.
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