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Kevin D. Ferguson

Teaching Associate, Department of Theatre

Jonathan Doe
Contact Kevin D. Ferguson
843-349-6635 kferguson@coastal.edu

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Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 12:00PM - 1:00PM, Tuesday and Thursday: 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Biography

Kevin D. Ferguson is Playwright-in-Residence at Atlantic Stage in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, where his plays Child’s Play, Spinning Jenny, and A Thing With Feathers premiered. He is also the Resident Dramaturg and Literary Manager at Atlantic Stage, administrating the annual New Voices Playfest there. Kevin is a former National Playwright-in-Residence at The Tesseract Theatre Company in St. Louis, Missouri, where his plays A Thing With Feathers and Orders both were workshopped. He has won several regional and national playwriting awards, including a Kennedy Center award for his one-act play Losing Sight. Kevin received an MFA in Playwriting with a Concentration in Dramaturgy from Hollins University’s Playwrights Lab. He is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America and the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas.

Education

M.F.A., Playwriting with a concentration in Dramaturgy Hollins University
M.Ed., Counseling USC
B.A., Theatre USC

Interesting Facts

Published plays include Losing Sight, published in The Best American Short Plays 2014-2015 by Applause Books, and Child’s Play, published by Next Stage Press. 

Teaching Areas

Playwriting, Dramaturgy

Learn more at http://www.kevindferguson.com