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Guide to the Nancy Fales Garrett Papers MSS 051

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Collection processed by Amber Creger, 1999. Finding aid updated by Kelsi Evans, 2009. Updated by Jacqueline Rider 2018.

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 Updated to incorporate accessions 2010.051 and 2011.051.  , July 2018

Biographical / Historical

Nancy Fales Garrett is a writer, director, and teacher. Fales Garrett began her theatrical career at LaMaMa ETC and later founded Shakespeare in the Valley, a Shakespeare workshop for teenagers. Fales Garrett's plays include Arc, Playing in Local Bands, Some Sweet Day, The Northern Kingdom, and  Dora. In addition, Fales Garrett has written the screenplays  The Stranger and  The Northern Kingdom and been awarded playwriting fellowships from NYSCA and the National Endowment for the Arts. Fales Garrett teaches playwriting at St. Ann's School in Brooklyn, NY.