Playwright / Freelance Writer
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Anthony Leiner is a Hudson Valley local. Graduated from SUNY New Paltz in 2015 with a BA in Theatre and Creative Writing. Some of his works include: On the Floor, Our Cuckoo Bird, and Hearts and Minds. Most recently, his monologue The Drive Home was published in the Pages Penned in Pandemic collection. His plays have been produced by the Rosendale Theatre, Urban Stages Theatre Company, and The Manhattan Repertoire Theatre. Some of his biggest achievements include winning first place in the Manhattan Rep. 2017 Winter Short Play Contest and directing/ producing Moments: A short play festival at the Morton Library (A short play festival consisting of five of his original works). Along with play writing, Anthony has directed plays other than his own. Most notably, a found space production of Dog Sees God by Bert V. Royal, produced by Paper Rain Productions.