Kenny Finkle

Kenny Finkle is the author of Indoor/Ourdoor, which made its World premiere on the mainstage at the Hangar Theatre in Ithaca, New York in July of last year, finished a sold-out run at the Summer Play Festival in New York City and had its west coast premiere at the Colony 

His play Josh Keenan Comes Out to the World (originally commissioned by the Hangar) was presented as part of Philadelphia's Gay and Lesbian Theatre Festival (2004). In 2002 his play Transatlantica premiered at the Flea Theatre in Tribeca. His work has also been seen at Playwrights Horizons, Williamstown Theatre Festival, and adobe theatre, among others. His play The Fantastic and Naturally Tragic Ballad of Esmeralda and Mr. Sinclair premiered at the first annual NY Fringe Festival in 1997 and received the Best Performance Award.  

He is a recipient of a NYFA fellowship and has been awarded University of Illinois' Inner Voices prize. Kenny is a graduate of Columbia University's MFA Playwriting program and is a member of the Dramatists Guild. He is currently under commission from the Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C.

August, 2005