Emily Chadick Weiss is a member playwright of The Ensemble Studio Theatre and former member of the group for emerging writers, Youngblood. John Lithgow and Steven Boyer star in her radio podcast play IF YOU WIN produced by Playing on Air and directed by Giovanna Sardelli. Emily’s short play, THE FORK, was produced in The Ensemble Studio Theatre’s 2017 MARATHON and was a New York Times Critic’s Pick. Emily is a four-time Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Science and Technology Grant recipient. Her play, THE LAST PARTY, is published by Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, DEAD CORY is published in The Best Women’s Monologues from New Plays, 2020. Her piece on Wendy Wasserstein’s The Heidi Chronicles, “Women, Where are We Going” is published in The Dramatist Magazine. Her plays have been performed with The Ensemble Studio Theatre, The Kennedy Center, The Araca Group, The Big Funk Company in Paris, The Lark, New Georges, Naked Angels, The 52nd St Project, Theatre Breaking Through Barriers, Three-Legged Dog, Caps Lock Theatre, and she is a winner of Young Playwrights Inc. National Playwriting Contest. A graduate of Northwestern University, Emily has written for the PBS Kids TV show “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.” Her screenplay, THE LIFE AND TIMES OF, and her pilot, STUNT, were both finalists at The Austin Film Festival. She wrote and created the independent sitcom and webseries, THE SHARE, which won the WILDsound Film Festival.