Department of Theatre and Dance
Nina Morrison is a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellow, Huntington Playwriting Fellow alumnus and winner of the Boston Project at SpeakEasy Stage Company. Her most recent play “The Vault” is an ecogothic thriller about the Global Seed Vault originally developed in the Greenhouse Playlab, a collaboration between Flat Earth Theatre Company and the Boston Museum of Science. Other plays, including “Forever Home,” “Born Naked” and “Google Doll,” have been developed by the Huntington Theatre Company, Project: Project, Fresh Ink Theatre Company, Company One, SpeakEasy Stage Company, Flat Earth Theatre Company, Boston Playwrights Theatre, Rhombus and many others. She is a Richard Rodgers Fellow, a Shubert Foundation grantee and a semi-finalist for the National Playwrights Conference. She earned her M.F.A. at Columbia University and trained at the National Theatre Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center, the New Actors Workshop and Oberlin College. She holds a B.A. from Oberlin College. Morrison teaches Playwriting, Screenwriting and Introduction to Theatre at UNH. She has taught playwriting at Grub Street and Northeastern University.