Playwright | Poet
Brittany is currently a playwright in Juilliard's Lila Acheson Wallace American Playwrights Program. Her play How to Bruise Gracefully won the 2021 Kennedy Center Lorraine Hansberry Award, Rosa Parks Award (2nd place) and Paula Vogel Award (2nd place). She was a 2018-19 and 2019-20 Pipeline New Works Playwriting Fellow, and her work has been featured in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Great Plains Theatre Conference (2021), and Cadence Theatre Company/VA Rep. She received her B.A. from James Madison University, where she majored in Journalism with a Creative Writing minor. Her writing and photography have been featured in various publications, including Virginia’s Best Emerging Poets (Z Publishing) and Kinfolks: a journal of black expression.