Steven Dietz is a playwright, director and teacher.
Steven Dietz's thirty-plus plays and adaptations have been seen at over one hundred regional theatres in the United States, as well as Off-Broadway. International productions have been seen in over twenty countries, including recently in Brazil, Thailand, South Africa, Estonia and Iran. Recent world premieres include Bloomsday (2016 Steinberg New Play Award Citation); This Random World (40th Humana Festival of New American Plays); and On Clover Road (NNPN "rolling world premiere"). Dietz was awarded the Kennedy Center Fund for New American Plays Award for both Fictionand Still Life with Iris, as well as the PEN USA West Award in Drama for Lonely Planet, and the Edgar Award® for Drama for Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure. Dietz is currently a Dramatists Guild "Traveling Master" - teaching master classes in story-making and collaboration across the U.S. He and his wife, playwright Allison Gregory, divide their time between Seattle and Austin.