nina morrison

Nina Morrison is a playwright, director and teaching artist.

Nina is a University of Iowa 2019-2020 Provost's Postgraduate Visiting Writer

2019 Finalist The Jerome Fellowship
2019 Finalist New Dramatists Playwriting Residency

Straight White Men
by Young Jean Lee
directed by Nina Morrison
Nov. 29 - Dec. 15, 2019
Riverside Theatre

May 2019 The Grumble Theater production of
written by Nina Morrison
directed by Alison Ruth
original music by Zoë Woodworth

"The concept is both clever and intriguing. All who attend Féminaal, a play that sends up misogyny in two highly regarded modernist classics, are asked to sign a waiver saying they will view the show 'solely as a woman,' irrespective of a viewer’s gender." - Rohan Preston, Minnesota Star Tribune full review here

"Grumble’s production will feature 12 Twin Cities artists, Ruth says, in a 'range of gender expression.' The audience will be watching as women." -Kathy Berdan, Twin Cities Pioneer Press full article here

April 15, 2019 Interview on the Beckett's Babies playwriting podcast

Samantha Biatch, Del M. Logeais and Melissa Miller in the May 2019 The Grumble Theater production of Féminaal. Photo by Dan Norman Photography